News - Immigrants

Windrush: Campaigners Accuse UK Home Office Of Not Contacting Nigeria, Ghana Deportees

1 week ago /
International News 

Campaigners have accused the home office of lack of "decency" after it emerged dozens of people deported to commonwealth countries have not been contacted by the Windrush task force.

Immigrants Caravan Arrives Mexico City

1 month ago /
International News 

The first migrants from a large convoy of people travelling through Mexico towards the United States have arrived in Mexico City.

Third Of Americans See Media As 'Enemy Of The People' - Trump

1 month ago /
International News 

The President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, has said launched a fresh assault on the US media, saying he has "forcefully condemned hatred and bigotry" but this goes unreported.

Nigeria Set Penance For Visa Defaulters

1 month ago /
Nation 

Nigeria has introduced a sanction on foreigners who overstay in the country for more than 56 days.

India Depots Seven Rohingya Muslims To Myanmar

2 months ago /
International News 

India has deported seven Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar, despite last-minute appeals that doing so puts them at risk.

U.N Refugee Agency Declines To Criticise Trump Over Refugees Cut

2 months ago /
International News 

The U.N. refugee agency Unhcr declined to criticize U.S. President Donald Trump’s cut in refugee resettlement places on Tuesday, saying it was up to the United States to decide on its policy.

Nigeria Immigration Service Arrests Suspected Trafficker, Rescues Seven Victims

3 months ago /
Nation 

Katsina state command of the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, says it has arrested a suspected human trafficker, a Forty- Four year old Asia Rita and rescued seven suspected victims of human trafficking in the state.

No Money, Weapon Found In Ex-Dg’s House, Says DSS

4 months ago /
Politics 

The department of state service, DSS has faulted some online publications and videos about the alleged recovery of twenty one billion naira cash and assorted rifles from the Katsina and Abuja homes of the former director general of the service, Lawal Daura.

NEMA Receives 160 Stranded Nigerians From Libya

5 months ago /
Nation 

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says it has received a batch of 160 assisted voluntary returnees from Libya who were stranded in failed attempts to reach different European countries.

U.S. Navy To Build Immigrant Detention Centres

5 months ago /
International News 

The US navy is reportedly planning to build sprawling immigrant detention centres on military bases, amid a trump crackdown at the US-Mexico border.  

Trump Halts Family Separations

5 months ago /
International News 

President Donald Trump has ordered an end to the separation of migrant children from their parents on the U.S border Wednesday, reversing a tough policy under heavy pressure from his fellow Republicans, Democrats and the international community.

Pope Francis Criticizes Trump Policy On Migrant Families

5 months ago /
International News 

Pope Francis has criticized the Trump administration’s policy of separating migrant families at the Mexican border, saying populism is not the answer to the world’s immigration problems.

U.S. Begins Transfer Of Illegal Immigrants To Prisons

6 months ago /
International News 

The Trump administration has for the first time begun transferring suspected illegal immigrants to federal prisons, following additional demand for beds.

Commonwealth Games Fall Out

7 months ago /
Sports  

Athletes and officials who went missing at the commonwealth games in Gold Coast Australia will be deported at the expiration of their visas.

US Visa Seekers Will Have To Disclose Social Media Identities

8 months ago /
International News 

Travellers to the United States will soon have to submit their social media identities, previous telephone numbers and email addresses, a measure that could touch 10 million people per year.

Italy Attack Targets Immigrants

10 months ago /
International News 

Italian police have arrested a gunman suspected of carrying out a drive-by shooting spree that targeted African immigrants.

Trump Hails End Of Government Shutdown

10 months ago /
International News 

US President Donald Trump has hailed the end of the government shutdown as a "big win" for republicans.

US Govt. Workers Stay Home Without Pay As Shutdown Drags On

10 months ago /
International News 

Hundreds of thousands of US federal employees were staying home without pay Monday after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on ending a government shutdown before the start of the working week. Although, leaders of President Donald Trump’s Republican Party and the opposition Democrats said progress had been made in a weekend...

The Dangerous Journeys By Nigerian Migrants

11 months ago /
Nation 

For five days, Nigeria’s Minister Of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama was at the head of a special federal government’s fact-finding delegation to Libya. The delegation was on a rescue mission for the over 40,000 Nigerians reportedly trafficked in the north African country. The team was mostly in Tripoli, Benghazi, Misrata and Sabha,...

606 Immigrants Rescued Off Libya Coast

1 year ago /
Nation 

A rescue ship has docked in Sicily with 606 migrants picked up in less than two days off the Libyan coast. They are from about 20 countries in Africa and the Middle East. Aid group, save our souls, SOS, on the Mediterranean Sea says they include 241 children and 11 pregnant...


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