Friday, January 28, 2022

Diaspora

January 23, 2022

Nigerians in diaspora country’s greatest asset: Dabiri-Erewa

Mrs Dabiri-Erewa was speaking after Nigeria’s Ibironke Adeagbo was named a board member of international charity Streetinvest.

Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa
January 22, 2022

Japa Movement: Canada suspends express entry visa programme

There are an estimated 76,000 applicants, more than the government’s target all the way out to 2023.

January 10, 2022

Olusola Solarin: Killing of Nigerian in South Africa under investigation, says Dabiri-Erewa

Olusola Solarin was killed on December 12, 2021, raising the death tally of Nigerians in South Africa to more than 127 since 2019.

Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa
January 7, 2022

FBI nabs Nigerian fraudster over $1 million fraud, jailed 46 months

Ayotunde provided false identifying information in his application for a U.S. passport, and in doing so, also falsely claimed to be a U.S. citizen.

FBI
January 5, 2022

Nigeria’s Isiaka Imam becomes D-8 Secretary-General

The D-8 is an intergovernmental organisation that comprises Bangladesh; Egypt; Indonesia; Iran; Malaysia; Nigeria; Pakistan; and Turkey.

Nigeria's Isiaka Imam becomes D-8 Secretary-General
January 2, 2022

Scarcity of international passport to end by March: FG

The government says it’s working on enhanced e-passports as a way to clear the backlog and curb scarcity.

Nigerian International Passport
December 27, 2021

NIDOE to attract foreign investors with multimillion-dollar ‘Diaspora Village’

The organisation said they were in need of land for the multimillion-dollar Diaspora Village to be located in Lagos.

NIDOE
December 25, 2021

FG assigns 500 passports for 1.5 million Nigerians in Italy: Diaspora Organisation

NIDOE says it’s wrong for the government to use the same sharing formula for all the countries in Europe for Italy where there are more Nigerians.

Nigerian passport
December 15, 2021

Passport Scarcity: Nigerians in Italy lose jobs, beg Buhari regime to supply booklets

Many Nigerians in Italy were disengaged from work by the host authority for failing to produce valid passports.

Nigerians in Italy/President Muhammadu Buhari
December 11, 2021

78 Nigerian scholars arrive in Russia

The students are part of the 2020/2021 academic year scholarship under the Russia-Nigeria Bilateral Education Agreement (BEA).