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IOM: Ethiopian migrants die of thirst, hunger in smugglers’ boat

IOM: Ethiopian migrants die of thirst, hunger in smugglers’ boat

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said no fewer than 15 Ethiopians died after the boat trying to smuggle them into Yemen broke down and left them...

IOM - More than 100 migrants missing off Libyan coast

IOM: More than 100 migrants missing off Libyan coast

More than 100 migrants were missing after their boat sank off the coast of Libya in what might be the worst tragedy in the Mediterranean this year, aid agencies said on...

IOM warns Nigerian migrants of organ harvests in Middle East 

IOM warns Nigerian migrants of organ harvests in Middle East 

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has warned Nigerians of a booming organ harvest trade in parts of the Middle East, urging them to beware of fake...

Over 100 died in boat wreck off Libya - MSF

IOM says 38 migrants dead in Djibouti boat mishap

More bodies have been recovered by rescuers after two boats overloaded with African migrants sank off Djibouti in bad weather on Tuesday. The International Organization...

218 Nigerian migrants arrive Lagos from Libya

Another batch of 141 Nigerian migrants return from Libya

Another batch of 141 repatriated Nigerian migrants including 11 pregnant women arrived Lagos, late Tuesday, aboard a chartered Al-Buraq aircraft from Libya. The migrants...

218 Nigerian migrants arrive Lagos from Libya

149 Nigerian migrants arrive Lagos from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) early Friday, received another batch of 149 repatriated Nigerian migrants from Libya. The migrants arrived at the Cargo...

NEMA receives 174 repatriated Nigerian migrants from Libya

10,000 Nigerian migrants voluntarily repatriated from Libya – NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has revealed that no fewer than 10,000 Nigerian migrants were voluntarily repatriated from Libya between April 2017 and...

34 migrants drown in Mediterranean shipwreck – IOM

The U.N. migration agency said on Tuesday that about 34 migrants have died in a shipwreck in the western Mediterranean, which 26 people survived, citing the Moroccan...

IOM recovers body of 21-year-old Nigerian as migrants’ death toll hits 1,134

IOM repatriates 9,822 Nigerian migrants in 18 months

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in 18 months assisted no fewer than 9, 822 stranded...

21 migrant bodies wash up in Mediterranean - IOM

21 migrant bodies wash up in Mediterranean – IOM

The U.N. migration agency said on Friday that bodies of 21 people thought to be migrants trying to reach Spain have washed up on the shores of the Mediterranean this...

218 Nigerian migrants arrive Lagos from Libya

IOM repatriates 9,822 Nigerian migrants in 18 months

  The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in 18 months assisted no fewer than 9, 822...

African migrants rejected by Italy were tortured, raped - IOM

African migrants rejected by Italy were tortured, raped – IOM

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Tuesday said that African migrants rejected by Italy in a standoff with the European Union last week, had during...