As the nation celebrates her 59th independence anniversary, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) received another batch of 161 stranded Nigerian returnees from Libya. Alhaji Idris Muhammed, the Coordinator, NEMA Lagos Territorial Office, confirmed the development on Tuesday in Lagos. Muhammed said the Nigerians arrived at the Cargo Wing of Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos,... Continue Reading →
The number of Nigerians that made it back to Nigeria drastically reduced following moves by the South African government to frustrate the evacuation efforts. Only about 187 adults and children were successfully evacuated on Wednesday as against the 320 Nigerians expected back home. The flight arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, at 9.43pm.... Continue Reading →
Meet Joshua Beckford, a Nigerian who became the youngest to study at Oxford University at age 6 and graduated age 14 from the Dept of History and Philosophy. He will be in Lagos for the fundraising of his school building project in Kaduna. He is regarded as one of the world's smartest human.
The United States Department of Justice has indicted a total of 80 people, many of them Nigerians, in connection to massive fraud and money laundering. Thom Mrozek, a spokesperson for the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of California, disclosed on Thursday, August 22, 2019, that 14 suspects were arrested in raids carried out... Continue Reading →
Cameroonian Navy has begun a search for an unknown number of Asian and European seamen who were kidnapped Thursday aboard a vessel in the Gulf of Guinea off the southern port of Douala. “(They) were abducted this morning,” said the source, who gave no details about the number or nationality of the kidnap victims. The... Continue Reading →
Nigerians spend more time on social media than citizens of most countries, according to a survey conducted by Global Web Index, a market research company. In the survey, 575,000 internet users aged 16-64 were interviewed across 46 markets. The social media networks considered in the survey include Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Facebook Messenger, LinkedIn, Skype, Snapchat,... Continue Reading →
Eddy Duru, the Founder/President of RARDUJA International, A non-governmental organisation on Jun 9, 2019, claimed that 30,000 illegal Nigerians face deportation from Germany. He disclosed this at a one-day sensitisation on the dangers of illegal migration at Alvana Secondary School, Owerri, Imo state. “We are bringing the information that as we speak, Germany is planning... Continue Reading →
The Federal Government said 994 Nigerians have been deported from Ghana through the land borders in the last 18 months. The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, explained that 508 Nigerians were deported within the last six months, while 486 were repatriated in 2018. She disclosed this in Abuja on Thursday, while meeting... Continue Reading →
"If your boyfriend doesn’t beat you once in a while,then he doesn’t love you ..I can’t date a guy who doesn’t beat me", this were the words of a lady who shared a video on her Instagram page, Ladies in the house is this true?
A Nigerian lecturer has died after being mobbed in kyrgyzstan. Aliya Tijjani suffered a racist attack in Bishkek Kyrgyzstan. As a result of the attack, he went into coma and never recovered. His relatives have taken to Twitter to ask for justice with the hashtag #JusticeForAliyuTijjani. A video of the deceased bleeding from his head... Continue Reading →