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Babandede tells immigration officers to shun corruption

FG deploys technology at seaport, airport to check illegal migration

  The Federal Government has deployed a border management technology, the Migration Information Data Analysis System (MIDAS) at three international airports, 14...

Comptroller-General of Immigration, Muhammad Babandede

Nigeria Immigration Service opens centre to combat illegal migration 

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Thursday in Abuja inaugurated a Personnel Training Resource Centre to combat illegal migration. The service also launched the...

UN says Nigerian migrants face unimaginable horrors in Libya

Illegal Migration: Nigeria’s Albatross 

For some years now, the Nigerian youth has regrettably been leaving the country in droves, in search of greener pastures in other parts of the world. Their usual...

Illegal migration: EU records lowest number in 5 years

Illegal migration: EU records lowest number in 5 years

The European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex) has said about 150, 000 people entered the European Union (EU) through illegal crossings in 2018. The agency said...

EU commends Edo government for stemming illegal migration

EU commends Edo government for stemming illegal migration

The European Union (EU) Ambassador to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Ketil Karlsen, has said that efforts by the Edo State...

Libya intercepts 315 migrants attempting Mediterranean crossing

Illegal migration: Czech PM commends Libyan coast guard

Czech Prime Minister, Andrej Babis, on Wednesday underscored his country’s objections to distributing migrants through the European Union. He called for closer...

Germany seals deal with Spain to return migrants

Illegal migration: Niger urges Europe to end chaos in Libya

If Europe wants to halt migrant boat arrivals on its shores from Africa it must end the state of chaos in Libya, Niger’s President, Mahamadou Issoufou, told Reuters on...

Illegal migration: Italy turns back Italian flagged ship

Illegal migration: Italy turns back Italian flagged ship

Italy has refused to allow a commercial vessel flying an Italian flag to bring ashore rescued migrants. The EU member state is sticking to a hardline policy on new...

Illegal Migration: Italy turns back Italian flagged ship

Illegal Migration: Italy turns back Italian flagged ship

  Italy has refused to allow a commercial vessel flying an Italian flag to bring ashore rescued migrants. The EU member state is sticking to a hard-line policy on...

Coastguard recover 1,124 migrants in Mediterranean Sea

EU to help Nigeria tackle illegal migration- Official

The European Union (EU) Deputy Head of Delegation, Richard Young, has said the bloc will partner with Nigeria to evolve solutions to illegal migration. He made the...

Illegal Migration: Nigeria accounts for 60% of 10, 000 cases

Illegal Migration: Nigeria accounts for 60% of 10, 000 cases

The European Union Ambassador to Nigeria, Ketil Karisen, has said Nigeria accounts for 60 percent of 10,000 illegal migration cases recorded in the last two months....

Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.)

Dambazau: FG taking steps to curb illegal migration

By Patience Danjuma  The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau has said the Federal Government was taking steps to curb irregular migration plaguing the country....