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Nigerians Banned from entering USA, With or without valid visa [video]

Nigerians Banned from entering USA, With or without valid visa along with Other 7 Muslim countries

US Immigration to begin its nationwide raids this Sunday to arrest and deport “thousands” of undocumented immigrants

The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement will begin the previously postponed raids across the country on Sunday to arrest and deport “thousands” of undocumented immigrants.   The effort comes weeks after President Donald Trump had tweeted ICE’s plans to conduct the raids, before he then delayed the operation , saying he would wait “to see if the …

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Senate issues stern warning as number of Nigerians murdered in South Africa rises to 127

The Senate on Wednesday warned the South African government to halt the frequent killings of Nigerians by its citizens to avoid grave consequences.   President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, who stated this at plenary, warned that the South African government must extend due respect to Nigeria and should not take the good gesture towards …

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Nine Nigerians Killed By Air Strike In Libya Migrant Detention Camp

The UN says it has received reports that guards fired on migrants who tried to flee air strikes on a detention centre near Libya’s capital Tripoli on Tuesday. The UN says it believes at least 53 migrants died and 130 were hurt in the air strikes on the Tajoura centre. Nine Nigerians have been confirmed …

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Nigerian dies in Indian prison

A 26-year-old Nigerian detained since last year in an Indian jail in Mathura has died. Times of India reported today that the Nigerian identified as Kumbha Roderick, died during treatment at the district hospital on Wednesday morning. According to police, Kumbha Roderick was arrested on September 30 last year by Mathura police under section 14 …

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Federal Government bows to pressure, suspends the controversial Ruga settlement programme

Fresh reports coming from Aso Rock confirms that President Buhari has bowed to the pressure to suspend the establishment of Ruga settlements across the country.   The suspension is coming on the heels of the public outcry against the project which the Federal Government said would stem the tide of herdsmen/farmers clashes across the country.   According …

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FG writes British Parliamentary group, denies persecution of Christians in Nigeria

The Federal Government has denied claims made by a group known as the Northern Christian Elders Forum that the Muhammadu Buhari administration is practicing bigotry and alienating Christians.   A statement released by the Senior Special Assistant to the Presidency on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, says the response by the Nigerian Government is contained in a …

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New York Approves Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants

Illegal immigrants to the United States will be able to obtain driver’s licenses in New York under a bill passed by the state legislature on Monday and signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo. New York will become the 13th state to authorize driver’s licenses for immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally. The state Senate …

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ICPC asks Lai to appear in court over ‘N2.5bn fraud’

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has invited the immediate past Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed to appear before a Federal High Court, Abuja to explain his role in the alleged misappropriation of N2.5 billion Federal Government Digital Switch-Over (DSO), programme.   A statement from the spokesperson of the ICPC, Rasheedat Okoduwa …

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Multiple explosions rock Tunisia as ‘suicide bomber’ blows himself up near the French embassy

Two explosions have just been witnessed in Tunisia with several people injured after a suspected suicide bomber blew himself close to the French embassy in the capital city, Tunis. The first attack was targeted at a police car in Charles de Gaulle street in downtown Tunis, witnesses told Reuters. Two police officers and three civilians have …

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