168 stranded Nigerians return from Libya
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday received another batch of 168 stranded Nigerian returnees from Libya
Government vows against blackmail in securing Nigerians, property
The presidency yesterday vowed not to be blackmailed in complying with certain socio-cultural issues as it deals with the security threats confronting the country.
90 million Nigerians live in poverty – FG
Ms Sadiya Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development expressed the resolve of the Federal Government to lift 90 million Nigerians currently living in poverty across the country.
Insurer warns Nigerians against fraudulent scheme
An expert in the nation’s insurance industry has warned Nigerians against the “Standard Payment Investment Scheme" currently circulating on social media platforms, purporting to collaborate with underwriting companies to extort money from the public for better investment returns.
Ministry cautions against harassment of Nigerians with computing devices
The Ministry of Communications has called on security agencies in the country to stop the harassment of Nigerians, especially the youths with personal computers, tablets or phablets in public places.
Repatriation of Nigerians from South Africa is not a permanent solution - Obasanjo
Former President Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo Monday said the repatriation of Nigerians from South Africa is not a permanent solution but a palliative action. “Repatriation of Nigerians from South Africa is obviously not a permanent solution," Obasanjo said in a letter written to the founder of the Inkatha Freedom Party, in South Africa, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi.…
‘We are committed to taking 100 million Nigerians out of poverty’
Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Prince Clem Ikanade Agba, has assured the European Union (EU) of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government’s commitment to the agenda of taking 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next ten years.
Over 300 Nigerians return from South Africa today
Over 300 Nigerian returnees from South Africa are arriving at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos today. The first of the two batches would touch down at 1:00 p.m.
Full list of 78 Nigerians charged for massive fraud, money laundering in US
A 252-count federal grand jury indictment unsealed today charges 80 defendants, most of whom are Nigerian nationals, with participating in a massive conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through a variety of fraud schemes and launder the funds through a Los Angeles-based money laundering network. The indictment was unsealed after law enforcement authorities this morning…
South Africans not responsible for death of Nigerians - Official
South Africans are not responsible for the deaths of Nigerians in the country a senior official of South Africa's High Commission in Nigeria said on Sunday. The counselor in charge of political Affair at the South African High Commission in Abuja Anna-Maria Jojozi said such claims were unwarranted. "I wish to express my department’s concern…