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Nigeria's North East border compromised — Customs officer 

Nigerians will benefit from border closure — Minister

  The Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mustapha Baba-Shehuri, says Nigerians would benefit from the closure of the country’s land borders...

Nigerians are eating expired rice, says Hameed Ali

Nigerians are eating expired rice, says Hameed Ali

  The Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ali, has said that Nigerians are eating expired foreign rice re-bagged and smuggled into the...

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90m Nigerians living in extreme poverty, says FG

  Nigeria’s Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, has said that no fewer than 90 million Nigerians,...

Osinbajo begs Nigerians to bear with FG over border closure

Osinbajo begs Nigerians to bear with FG over border closure

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday begged Nigerians to bear with the government over the closure of the border with neighbouring countries. Osinbajo speaking...

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Lai Mohammed: Nigerians must endure pains of border closure

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says ” there is no gain without pain” and Nigerians must endure the temporary effects of the border...

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...

Navy arrests Nigerians, foreigners for illegal fishing 

Navy arrests Nigerians, foreigners for illegal fishing 

  The Nigerian Navy has arrested two fishing trawlers named ORC 5 and Cynthia belonging to ORC Fishing and Food Processing Limited along the Brass coastline in...

Navy intercepts fishing trawlers, arrests Nigerians, foreigners for alleged illegal fishing activities in Bayelsa

Navy intercepts fishing trawlers, arrests Nigerians, foreigners for alleged illegal fishing activities in Bayelsa

  The Nigerian Navy has arrested two fishing trawlers named ORC 5 and CYNTHIA belonging to ORC Fishing and Food Processing Limited along the Brass coastline in...

More Nigerians return from South Africa

More Nigerians return from South Africa

  The second batch of 315 Nigerians returned from South Africa on Wednesday at about 7:22 p.m. at the cargo wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport,...

India busts Nigerian-Afghan heroin cartel 

2 Nigerians, 4 others arrested in India for drug deal 

  India’s Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has seized Afghan Heroin worth more than Rs 30 crore (about $4.2million) and arrested six persons, including two...

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FG to give Nigerians who fled South Africa loan, airtime

  The Chief Executive Officer, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has said that Nigerians who fled South Africa over xenophobic attacks...