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158 Nigerians repatriated from Libya

Another batch of 161 Nigerians return from Libya

    Another batch of 161 stranded Nigerians from Libya arrived on Thursday barely 48 hours after 161 returnees were received at the Murtala Muhammed...

161 Nigerians arrive from Libya on Independence Day

161 Nigerians arrive from Libya on Independence Day

  As the nation celebrates her 59th independence anniversary, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) received another batch of 161 stranded Nigerian...

158 Nigerians repatriated from Libya

158 Nigerians repatriated from Libya

Another batch of 158 stranded Nigerian returnees arrived from Libya in continuation of the massive repatriation of Nigeria which kicked off in 2017 with over 15,000...

153 more Nigerians return from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 153 stranded Nigerians from Libya. The Director-General of NEMA, Mustapha Maihajja,...

Five migrants dead, 20 missing in Libya boat accident

Five migrants dead, 20 missing in Libya boat accident

  The bodies of five migrants including a Moroccan child were recovered off Libya’s coast Tuesday while up to 20 others were missing after a Europe-bound boat...

Ship recuses 81 migrants off Libya

Ship recuses 81 migrants off Libya

French charities SOS Mediterranean and MSF rescued another 81 migrants off the coast of Libya on Sunday, who joined 130 others aboard the ship the Ocean Viking, an AFP...

Libya rescues 122 Illegal Immigrants

Libya rescues 122 Illegal Immigrants

The Libyan navy on Tuesday said that 122 illegal immigrants have been rescued during the past three days off the country’s western coast. The rescued immigrants are of...

Libya to close three migrant detention centres

Libya to close three migrant detention centres

  Libya plans to shut down three of its biggest migration detention centres, the country’s Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha has announced. The centres in question...

Libya buries 46 migrants after deadly shipwreck 

Libya buries 46 migrants after deadly shipwreck 

Libyan authorities buried the bodies of 46 migrants Sunday after they were plucked from the sea following one of deadliest shipwrecks in the Mediterranean so far this...

Migrants drink urine to stay alive, says Libya returnee 

163 more stranded Nigerians return from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 163 Nigerian returnees who had been stranded in Libya, but assisted to come back home. The...

Nigerian migrants sue Italy for backing Libya Coast Guard

Libya missile attack: 4 Nigerian migrants surrender to embassy

Four Nigerian migrants who survived the missile attack by Libyan rebels on Tuesday have opted to return home. The four migrants, not yet identified, are set for release...

Libya repatriates 164 illegal immigrants to Niger

14,036 Nigerians returned from Libya, France, others

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said a total of 14,036 Nigerians have voluntarily returned home under the Assisted Voluntary Returnees...