Nigeria Immigration sacks 518 officers from airports over sharp practices

Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, has redeployed 518 officers of the service from five international airports and state commands, “to checkmate sharp practices among the...

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...

ICE deports man back to Ethiopia over female genital mutilation

An Ethiopian man convicted in Georgia of mutilating his 2-year-old daughter's genitals has been sent back to his home country by Immigration and Customs...

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...

US Immigration and Customs Arrests Double Under Trump

  U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 21,362 immigrants, mostly convicted criminals, from January through mid-March, compared to 16,104 during the same period last year,...

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...

Africans wary of US travel after series of border denials

    There has been widespread protest against the immigration ban issued by President Donald Trump at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. African...

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,...

Nigerian Envoy Allays Fear Over U.S. Immigration Ban

For some Nigerians with plans to travel to the United States, but are worried over what awaits them in view of the clampdown on...

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...

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