Sunday, March 7, 2021

Diaspora

March 5, 2021

Nigerian man jailed in U.S. for wire fraud, partner awaiting sentence

In November 2019, Mr. Iyalekhue pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud and was arrested alongside Mr. Osawaru.

cyber fraud
February 27, 2021

Killer of Nigerian man in South Africa will be investigated: Group

Mr. Abudu, a native of Ijebu-Ode in Ogun State and popularly known as “D1”, was killed by an unknown gunman on January 5, 2021.

Nigeria and South African flags
February 25, 2021

NASS in talks with Ghana to amend trade laws for Nigerian businesses: Rep

“After our investigations, we found that it was not targeted specifically at Nigerians and the law was not a recent law.”

Kumasi_Market
February 23, 2021

U.S. treasury nominee Adeyemo to be grilled by Senate today

He will be grilled on his views on U.S. policy toward China, currently the subject of a comprehensive review.

Wally Adeyemo
February 18, 2021

Banks to compulsorily open Dollar accounts for beneficiaries of diaspora remittances: CBN

The withdrawal limit set for these accounts by the CBN is set At $2,000.

CBN Godwin Emefiele (credit: Bloomberg)
February 17, 2021

Government to begin repatriation of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon, Chad, Niger

Many Nigerian citizens have over the years been forced into exiled due to insurgents’ onslaught.

IDPs
February 16, 2021

Protect Nigeria’s image, Buhari tasks Ambassadors-Designate

The President urged the envoys to attend to all Nigerian citizens who visit the Missions with utmost dignity, respect and promptness.

President-Buhari
February 15, 2021

Nigerian businessman bags life imprisonment in Tanzania for drug trafficking

Mr. Nwankwo was sentenced following “testimonies of nine witnesses to the prosecution and 18 exhibits.”

High Court of Tanzania
February 5, 2021

I was sold four times to human traffickers: Libya returnee

“While in prison, I regretted embarking on the journey because I suffered all through,” he added.

February 5, 2021

Killer herdsmen supported by Buhari regime: Gani Adams

“Coming of Sunday (Igboho) as a warrior in his own axis is a welcome development.”

Gani Adams, the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland