Illegal migration: A major challenge for Africa
Every nation, country or colony often has rules and laws that control and regulate how people come into their territories. When people or someone move from one area or country to settle in another, it is called migration.
Stakeholders urge end to illegal migration
Nigerians have reiterated the need for an increased government’s effort to save the life of citizens, especially those trapped in Libya.The call was made following the return of another batch of 171 stranded Nigerians from Zintan District of Libya through the assistance of International Organisation for Migration (IOM).
Oba Of Benin convenes security meeting on herdsmen, illegal migration
A special security meeting to tackle the problems of herdsmen, illegal migration and human trafficking, kidnapping and other criminal activities in the state has been held at the instance of the Oba of Benin in his palace. The various heads of security agencies in the state, including the Police, the Army, the Directorate of State…
Cleric warns churches on illegal migration
A cleric, Peter Obaseki, yesterday, urged churches to speak against the practice of young persons migrating illegally.
Obaseki appoints SSA on human trafficking, illegal migration
A Benin based Human Rights Activist, Mr Solomon Okoduwa, has been appointed as Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Human Trafficking and Illegal Migration to Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo. Okoduwa, who is the President, Initiative for Youth Awareness on Migration, Immigration, Development and Reintegration (IYAMIDR), was also a member of the state committee against human…