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...

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...

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...

Seme Customs Command generates N594.1m in January

The Seme Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has generated N594.1 million in January 2017. The Chief Public Relations Officer of the Command,...

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...

Nigeria immigration to resuscitate air border patrol unit – official

The Controller General, Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammed Babandede, on Monday said the service was ready to deploy its personnel to Kaduna International Airport for...

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...

I was handcuffed, locked in a cell for four days at US airport –...

  Two Nigerians with valid visas, who were denied entry into the United States, have alleged that they were humiliated and dehumanized by the US...

Tougher visa screening follow at US embassies after travel ban

  The Trump administration has demanded new security checks before giving visas to tourists, business travellers and relatives of American residents, hence making it more...

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...

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