Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Diaspora

May 17, 2022

NiDCOM partners Federal Mortgage Bank to launch diaspora housing scheme

The partnership would help facilitate for Nigerians in the diaspora to own a home in the country.

NiDCOM and Federal Mortgage Bank
May 17, 2022

UK begins contact tracing as Nigerian traveller contracts monkeypox

There have been seven cases of monkeypox previously reported in the UK, all of which were related to a travel history to or from Nigeria.

Monkeypox
May 2, 2022

Nigerian man accuses Elon Musk of stealing his technology for Tesla

“I still would love to work with Tesla on this and see here an opportunity for Tesla to demonstrate their longstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion,” added Mr Nwosu.

Elon Musk/Riz Nwosu
April 28, 2022

Presidential Election: Group promises to get Tinubu five million votes

“We are poised to garner five million votes for Tinubu’s presidential aspiration.”

Bola Ahmed Tinubu
April 25, 2022

U.S. parties charge $40,000 for presidential nomination form, diasporan members slam APC

“It is evident from the above that none of Nigeria’s main political parties is as low compared to the U.S.,” Mr Eze pointed out.

APC Flag
April 22, 2022

Nigerian embassy in Russia suspends passport production

The Nigerian embassy in Russia has announced the suspension of the production of passports for Nigerians.

Nigerian embassy in Russia
April 14, 2022

Weapons intercepted at Lagos airport

“The suspected passenger had earlier been accused by Nigeria Immigration Service of illegally being in possession of two passports.”

Murtala Muh'd Int'l Airport
April 11, 2022

More Nigerians aged 36 to 40 in U.S. prisons: Report

The U.S. Bureau of Prisons has disclosed that half the number of Nigerians in its correctional facilities had been convicted and sentenced for fraud.

Prisoners in U.S. used to illustrate the story
April 9, 2022

Some Nigerians preferred prison in Poland than to return home: Abike Dabiri

Mrs Dabiri-Erewa mentioned that the students had been told of possible detention while the evacuation process was ongoing.

Abike Dabiri, a former aide of President Buhari and Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission.