Tag: Nigerians

Another 71 Nigerians trafficked to Lebanon arrive home

Abdul Jimoh- August 17, 2020

Seventy-one young  Nigerian girls trafficked to Lebanon and seen in a video that had gone viral where they were crying for help had been rescued ... Read More

FG arranges 3 more evacuation flights from U.S.

Abdul Jimoh- July 17, 2020

The Federal Government has arranged three more flights to evacuate Nigerians stranded in the United States due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Consul ... Read More

How FG is promoting legal rights of Nigerians—Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- June 12, 2020

The Federal Government has initiated some policies and programmes designed to promote the legal rights of Nigerians. President Muhammadu Buhari  disclosed this when he addressed ... Read More

Rights activist calls for aggressive reportage of rape, other child abuse cases

Abdul Jimoh- June 11, 2020

Mr James Ibor, a human rights’ activist and Principal Counsel, Basic Rights Counsel (BRI) Initiative, has called for aggressive media campaign against rape and other ... Read More

3 Nigerians, 80 Others get UN Posthumous Peacekeeping Award

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2020

United Nations, May 29, 2020 (NAN) The United Nations on Friday honoured three Nigerians and 80 other military, police and civilian peacekeepers, who lost their ... Read More

Lockdown: NGO provides free online training on politics, governance for 150 Nigerians

Abdul Jimoh- May 16, 2020

Some politicians, lawyers and academics, in partnership with a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), the Electoral College of Nigeria, have provided free training for 150 Nigerians on ... Read More

Makinde, Obi, Dabiri, Others Urge Nigerians in Diaspora to Invest at Home

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2020

Nigerians in  the Diaspora (NiDO) have been advised to change their  negative perception about their country and return home to take  the huge responsibility of ... Read More

Coronavirus: FG to strengthen surveillance at 5 international airports

Abdul Jimoh- January 29, 2020

Federal Government has assured Nigerians of its readiness to strengthening surveillance at five international airports in the country to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. The ... Read More

Rely on God’s Grace, Catholic Bishop of Lafia Tells Nigerians

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2019

Bishop Matthew Audu of Lafia Diocese Bishop Matthew Audu, the Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese has urged Nigerians to always rely on the grace of ... Read More

UAE Begins Vocational Training for 100 Nigerian Women

Henry Solomon- October 19, 2019

The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday in Abuja began a vocational trainning programme for 100 Nigerian women under its women empowerment ... Read More

Truecaller to Comply With the Protection of 7m Nigerian Users – NITDA

Henry Solomon- October 9, 2019

Mr Kashifu Inuwa, the Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) says Truecaller will harmonise its operations to suit the Nigerian Data ... Read More

AfDB commends Nigeria’s resilience, entrepreneurial skills

Abdul Jimoh- October 2, 2019

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has commended Nigerians for their resilience and entrepreneurial skills in the 59 years of the country’s existence. A statement issued ... Read More

First Batch Nigerians Expected from South Africa Today

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2019

The First batch of 84 Nigerians evacuated from South Africa is expected to arrive in Nigeria on Wednesday at 2 p.m. local time via the ... Read More

THE GOOD NIGERIANS OF Japan – Femi Adesina

Tanimu- August 29, 2019

Sure, there are some Nigerian rascals abroad. But every country has its share of deviants, both at home and abroad. Not all Nigerians in the ... Read More

Saudi, NAHCON Assist Nigerian Pilgrims With Water Following Unbearable Heat

Abdul Jimoh- July 26, 2019

Saudi Arabia authorities, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) and concerned organisations have continued to assist Nigerian pilgrims with water following the harsh weather ... Read More

Cannabis, Most Widely Used Substance In Nigeria In 2017, Says UNODC

Abdul Jimoh- June 26, 2019

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has revealed that Cannabis was the most widely used substance in Nigeria in 2017. Mr William ... Read More

Nigerian group condemns the fresh killing of 2 Nigerians in S. Africa

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 11, 2019

The Nigerian Citizens Association South Africa (NICASA) has condemned the Wednesday killing of two Nigerians in South Africa by yet-to-be-identified assailants. NICASA President, Benjamin Okoli, ... Read More

Why Buhari deserves second term – Lai Mohammed

admin- October 29, 2018

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has said that President Muhammadu Buhari deserved second term election because, in the past three and ... Read More

2019: FG to invest more on health, education – Minister

admin- October 15, 2018

The Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has assured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration would invest more on health and education in 2019. ... Read More

Over 5,000 Nigerian Doctors Add Value to South Africa’s Health Sector – Consul General

Henry Solomon- July 23, 2018

Mr. Godwin Adama, the Consul General of Nigeria in South Africa, says about 5,000 Nigerian medical practitioners are contributing to the development of the health ... Read More