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Nigeria’s rush for petrol could save Europe’s sagging margins

Nigeria’s rush to keep its citizens supplied with fuel is expected to boost purchases of European gasoline in December, offering a potential respite to European...

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Macron touts European initiative to evacuate Africans trapped in Libya

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday he would ask European leaders to help evacuate Africans in danger in Africa after reports appearing to show African...

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IOM: 160,000 migrants cross Mediterranean into Europe in 2017

More than 160,000 migrants and refugees arrived in Europe in 2017 having crossed the Mediterranean Sea, while about 3,000 people died trying to reach the EU, the...

Eight migrants dead off Libya as Italy outlines naval mission

Algeria picks up 286 boat migrants en route to Europe

By Jite Eriabie  Algeria’s coastguard has picked up 286 illegal migrants heading across the Mediterranean to Europe by boat, the Defence Ministry has said. The...

Eight migrants dead off Libya as Italy outlines naval mission

Algeria picks up 286 boat migrants en route to Europe

Algeria’s coastguard has picked up 286 illegal migrants heading across the Mediterranean to Europe by boat, the Defence Ministry has said. The migrants were detained...

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Tunisia foils the departure of 555 migrants to Europe in September

The Tunisian navy has arrested more than 550 Tunisian and African migrants trying to sail to Europe in September, nearly three times more than last month, official data...

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Toy boats, jetskis: African migrants take new risks for better life in Europe

African migrants are seeking a cheaper and easier path to Europe with a rising number setting sail for Spain from Morocco using toy dinghies and jetskis, migration...

'Migrants rescue efforts encouraging traffickers' 

UN says migrant abuse in Libya drives African children across sea to Europe

Facing abuse and violence in Libya, thousands of African children flee to Italy across the Mediterranean Sea, most of them alone and unprepared for Europe, the United...

Libya smugglers broadcast abuse of African migrants on social media to demand ransoms

Migrant abuse in Libya drives African children across sea to Europe – U.N.

Facing abuse and violence in Libya, thousands of African children flee to Italy across the Mediterranean Sea, most of them alone and unprepared for Europe, the United...

Thousands of Nigerian girls heading for Europe’s prostitution ring 

Thousands of Nigerian girls heading for Europe’s prostitution ring 

The International Organisation for Migration on Friday said thousands of Nigerian migrant girls brought to Italy were in great danger of being forced into prostitution...

Iranian tanker company says oil shipments to Europe increasing

Iranian tanker company says oil shipments to Europe increasing

NITC, Iran’s leading oil tanker operator, said on Monday its shipments to Europe were increasing daily and the company plans to upgrade its fleet to support expansion....

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Nigeria develops new schemes for agricultural export to Europe, others

The Executive Director, Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Olusegun Awolowo, says the Federal Government has developed “Conduits of Excellence (CoE)’’ to...