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5 Sep
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), and National Orientation Agency (NOA) have urged young Nigerians to have faith in the country...
29 Jul
International Organization for Migration, IOM, has said that there are at least 1.4 million victims of human trafficking in Nigeria living under suffering, coercion, exploitation and humiliation. IOM Chief of Mission in Nigeria, Franz Celestine, said that the number of people being trafficked in Nigeria and across the globe, is on the rise and Nigeria…
27 Jun
Tunisia's defence ministry said Sunday that its navy had rescued 178 migrants who were trying to cross the Mediterranean from Libya to reach Europe.
24 Feb
At least 41 migrants are feared dead following a weekend shipwreck on the Mediterranean Sea route from Libya to Italy, two United Nations agencies said Wednesday.
16 May 2020
A recent report by WAKA Well by IOM X has indicated that irregular migrants from Nigeria and other West African countries face various forms of violence, exploitation and other abuses along the Central Mediterranean route.
7 May 2020
A recent report by WAKA Well by IOM X, has indicated that irregular migrants from Nigeria and other West African states faces various forms of violence, exploitation and other abuses along the Central Mediterranean route.
24 Dec 2019
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in collaboration with the Federal Government under the European Union (EU) EU-IOM joint initiative has assisted about 18,079 irregular migrants return to Nigeria from Libya between April 2017 and October 2019.
28 Jun 2019
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Sub-Office in Lagos on Thursday said that it had in the last five years provided assistance to about 17,000 Nigerian voluntary returnees from Libya.
13 May 2019
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Tuesday, recently embarked on a cross-border campaign to sensitise people in West African countries on the ECOWAS National Biometric Identity Card (ENBIC). The five-day campaign, which took off at Mile-2 ECOWAS Motor Park, Lagos was used to enlighten transporters plying West African coasts on the fight against human…
8 Apr 2019
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes to replicate the spirit of Manchester United's treble-winners at Old Trafford as he plots a route back to the top for the club.
1 Mar 2019
At least, 326 stranded Nigerians in Libya have arrived Nigeria, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said. Alhaji Idris Muhammed, Coordinator, Lagos Territorial Office of NEMA, who confirmed the development to newsmen on Friday in Lagos, said the returnees were received in two batches. Muhammed said the Nigerians arrived the Cargo Wing of the…
30 Jan 2019
A fresh batch of 162 Nigerians, including four pregnant women, have voluntarily returned from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM).

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