Friday, 29th September 2023

Nigerians in Diaspora Commission

26 Apr
Nigerian students in Sudan are on their way to Egypt en route to the country, according to the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa. Dabiri-Erewa on Tuesday disclosed that the arrangement of the Federal Government is in place to evacuate Nigerians trapped in the war-ravaged Sudan. She said…
29 Oct 2022
Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Dr. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has congratulated Nana Khadija Mamudu-Haliru and Ayo Owodunni for winning their respective elections as counsellors in Canada.
10 Sep 2022
The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) says a 28-year-old Nigerian student has been reported missing in Northern Cyprus since Aug. 2.
22 Jul 2022
Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has said remittances from Nigerians in the Diaspora now stand at $20 billion despite the coronavirus pandemic in 2021.
4 Mar 2022
The Federal Government on Friday gave all returnees from Ukraine $100 (about N48,000) to ameliorate their sufferings. This is contained in a statement by Mr Abdur-Rahman Balogun, the Head of Media and Public Relations,
3 Mar 2022
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sum of $8.5 million to facilitate the immediate evacuation of at least 5,000 Nigerians fleeing from the Russia-Ukraine war to Poland...
7 Feb 2022
Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), yesterday, called on Nigerian citizens living in Ukraine to remain calm, amid growing fears that Russia could invade Ukraine.
28 Dec 2021
The Federal Government and the family of the late Itunu Babalola, the Nigerian lady who died in Côte d’Ivoire after she was wrongly jailed have rejected the autopsy on the cause of her death.
13 Sep 2021
The Nigerian Ambassador to Italy, Ambassador Mfawa Omini Abam, Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, as well as Nigerian community in Italy
30 Aug 2021
The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has congratulated Abiola Akinbiyi on her recent appointment as the first Nigerian Community
19 Jun 2021
The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) and the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) is set to collaborate towards building
24 Jan 2021
Association of Nigerian Professionals in the Americas has described the call for the dissolution of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), as a misguided statement


A small group of Tunisians arrived by boat on the Italian island of Lampedusa Friday, the first landing in over a week after a surge fuelled tensions in Europe over migration. Seventeen Tunisians were admitted to the island's migrant reception centre, which earlier this month was overrun after 8,500 arrived in just three days, Italy's…
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....Sensitize shop owners on the dangers of tobacco usage The Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) in collaboration with The Nigeria Police Force and Management Sciences for Health (MSH) and other partners led an enforcement campaign to major supermarkets and lounges within the Federal Capital City. Areas visited by Mr. S B Gadzama, Director, Operations and…
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Nigerians have recently hit out at the Lagos state police PRO, Benjamin Hundeyin, who posted the latest development concerning the investigations about the death of rising singer Mohbad.  He posted on his “X” space, formerly twitter, that, “Balogun Olamilekan Eletu aka Sam Larry is now in our custody. He is currently assisting with an ongoing…
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At least 25 people were killed and dozens more wounded Friday by a suicide bomber targeting a procession marking the birthday of Islam's Prophet Mohammed in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province. While the celebration of the Prophet's birthday is accepted by the majority of Islamic sects in Pakistan, certain denominations view it as an unwarranted innovation.…
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A "revolutionary" vaginal ring to prevent HIV is soon to be rolled out in South Africa -- which has the largest epidemic of the virus in the world, a global financing partnership said on Friday. The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria said three groups involved in the fight against AIDS in the…