Monday, May 17, 2021

Diaspora

May 16, 2021

Buhari’s diaspora policy makes life better for Nigerians who return home: Abike Dabiri

“This is about the fourth that we are acknowledging; we also have a Stroke Centre in Imo state, set up by a Nigerian in diaspora.”

Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa
May 11, 2021

FG to meet Ghana over Nigerian traders’ crisis

Nigerian traders in Ghana have been having issues with Ghanaian authorities for several years with records of maltreatment, molestation and forceful closure of shops.

May 11, 2021

Ramadan: Israel donates food items to Muslim community in Nigeria

The items donated included some bags of rice, beans, maize, groundnut oil, pasta among others.

Benjamin Netanyahu
May 9, 2021

Diaspora voting to commence soon: Minister

Foreign affairs minister said 17 million Nigerians in diaspora were making impacts in the country’s economy and couldn’t be ignored.

Ambassador Zubair Dada, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs
May 3, 2021

500 Nigerian immigrants arrested in Ghana, dumped at border

“Unsuspecting Nigerians come to Ghana and they become stranded. Government needs to take urgent measures.”

April 30, 2021

Passport scarcity causing Nigerians untold hardship: Lawmaker

“Nigerians should not be made to suffer before their rights are given to them,” the legislator said.

Gbajabiamila and Aregbesola
April 27, 2021

Diaspora Remittance: CBN updates list of IMTOs (see full list)

The Central Bank of Nigeria has published an updated list of International Money Transfer Operators (IMTOs) approved for diaspora remittances in the country.

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele. [CREDIT: Bloomberg]
April 26, 2021

Nigerian graduates fume as Amsterdam university recognises only Ghana, SA degrees

ABS explained, “Our Dutch system of higher education differs from other international systems of higher education.”

April 22, 2021

Buhari regime not doing enough for Nigerians in diaspora: Lawmaker

“Nigerians in diaspora account for annual remittances of over $26 billion either as investments or direct capital inflow into Nigeria,” said Ms Akande-Sadipe.

Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora, Tolulope Akande-Sadipe
April 22, 2021

YouTube launches first Africa Reading Challenge

Forty people across Africa were selected to kick off the YouTube Africa Challenge and will be reading from its pages, encouraging others to join them too.

YouTube