The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), says it has assisted 29,000 irregular migrants back to Nigeria, since April 2017.
24 Apr 2020
On April 2, the International Organisation for Migration rescued 256 persons in the arid northern Niger. The trafficked persons were abandoned by their traffickers close to the Niger-Libya border, dehydrated and desperately in need of food. A baby was among those rescued, IOM's Chief of Mission in Niger, Barbara Rijks, said. All the rescued persons…
11 Apr 2019
A non-governmental organisation, RARDUJA International, has said that 1,200 Nigerians seeking greener pasture abroad died in their attempt to reach Europe through the desert and the sea last year.