NIS repatriates 101 illegal immigrants in Lagos

The Nigeria Police said it deployed no fewer than 300 personnel for peacekeeping operations across Africa and the Caribbean in 2016. The Director, Directorate of...

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...

Nigeria to issue new yellow card

The Federal Executive Council, presided over by the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has approved a memorandum for the introduction of a new Yellow...

U.S. Bans Electronic Devices on Flights from Middle East and North African Airports

  Airlines that fly from certain countries in the Middle East and Africa to the United States must soon require passengers to check in almost...

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,...

Recruitment scam: Court adjourns Abba Moro’s case till Feb 7

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has fixed February 7 for continuation of cross-examination of prosecution witness, Tabugn Sylvanus, in the on-going trial of former...

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...

German authorities deport ISIS suspect to Nigeria

An alleged ISIS suspect, deemed dangerous by German authorities was among the 50 persons recently expelled from eight European countries. The deportees, who were arrested...

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...

Ethiopia-born UK citizen appears in London court over terrorism charges

A United Kingdom (U.K.) court has charged an Ethiopia-born management lecturer over nine counts of terrorism offences. Tadesse Kersmo, fled from Ethiopia in 2009 and...

LATEST POSTS

WEATHER

Signup for Aviators Africa Blog

Signup today for free and get Newsletters from Aviators Africa Blog right in your inbox.