52 migrants from Gambia, Nigeria, others dead as IOM rescues 600 in Sahara Desert

  The International Organisation for Migration, IOM, said it rescued no fewer than 600 people since April 2017 through a new search and rescue operation...

Police Special Unit receives 50 passports monthly from Italian Embassy – Spokesman

The Police Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Lagos, on Sunday expressed concern over increasing number of Nigerians allegedly involved in using fake document to seek...

Trump cancels Obama policy for illegal immigrant families

The Trump administration announced on Thursday that it is cancelling an Obama-era policy to allow millions of illegal-immigrant parents of children born in the...

UN launches Africa’s panel on migration

The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has established a High-Level Panel to help forge political consensus to address the challenges of migration and...

Ethiopia secures about 40,000 exit visas for its undocumented citizens in Saudi Arabia

The Ethiopian government has secured exit visas for about 40,000 undocumented citizens living in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has...

Nigerian embassy protests US Secret Service violation of its premises

The Nigerian Embassy in Washington has protested to the U.S. Government over the violation of its premises by the Secret Service agents following fracas...

United Kingdom deports 35 Nigerians for immigration offences

The United Kingdom on Wednesday deported 35 Nigerians over immigration-related offences in the country.   According to NAN, the deportees arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos around...

South Africa deports 90 Nigerians

  The South African government on Friday deported 90 Nigerians for committing immigration-related offences.   DSP Joseph Alabi, the spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command confirmed...

Visa won’t be needed to travel to South Africa

  South Africa department of home affairs is planning to scrap visa requirements for African citizens to enter the country. According to the department officials, academics,...

NIS Commences Massive Issuance Of International Passports

Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has commenced massive issuance of international passports to intending travellers to clear the backlog of applications caused by non-availability of...

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