Category Archives: Deportation

Rising spate of deportation of Nigerians

Though countries routinely deport illegal foreign nationals and migrants, news of the arrival of Nigerian deportees from various countries have become pervasive of late. In 2017, according to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, no fewer than 1,134 Nigerians illegally residing abroad have been deported from Libya, Saudi Arabia, the […]

Frightening as world massively deporting Nigerians, 540 more from Libya in August

Massive deportation of Nigerians from other parts of the world, especially from African countries, frightening, says NAPTIP DG. Five hundred and forty Nigerians are set for deportation from Libya, beginning from Aug. 10, Mrs. Julie Okah-Donli, Director-General, National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons(NAPTIP), has said. Okah-Donli disclosed this on Wednesday in Osogbo, at […]

Deportation: Seven Nigerian footballers stranded in Cairo —FG

…Says FG, Lagos to host largest gathering of Africans By Olasunkanmi Akoni & Monsur Olowoopejo Following persistent deportation of Nigerians, Federal Government, FG, has warned youths against leaving the shores of the country in seeking unforeseen greener pastures abroad, saying seven Nigerian footballers are presently stranded in Cairo, Egypt. Meantime, the FG in collaboration with […]