Passport renewal has been a major issue bedeviling the Nigeria Community in Diaspora for a while and in order to make the process simple, easy and fast for the Nigeria Community in Diaspora, the Nigeria government in consonance with one of it agencies 'the Nigeria Immigration Service' has restrategised on the Nigeria passport renewal processes.
Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture has cried out, stating it clearly that it is disheartening that some Nigerians who are living abroad are funding Biafra and Oduduwa Republics agitators. He also made it known that it is unbelievable that some Nigerians who are living abroad believe fake news and information about Nigeria.
Anambra poll: Igbo in diaspora, PANDEF vow to resist rigging Igbo in the Diaspora namely World Igbo Congress and the Igbo World Assembly, as well as the Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, have vowed to resist any attempt to rig the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State.
The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) is a professional association and registered for doctors and dentists. NMA has over 35,000 members from 36 state branches including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), it also has registered members in Diaspora. It was established in 1951 before Nigeria gained her independence.
A legislator is usually an elected member of the Legislature who writes and passes law -becoming one in a foreign country can be a herculean task. However, some Nigerians in Diaspora have been achieving this great feat. In this article we shall be featuring a former Polish Legislator who is a Nigerian of Igbo descent.
Holding political positions in a foreign land is no mean feat as it requires one to be armed with excellent leadership skills. Even in the Western world, it is not very common to see young ladies occupying such prestigious positions. However, some young Nigerian ladies in Diaspora have proven themselves worthy of emulation by showcasing how good they are in politics.
Federal Government has declared Tuesday, October 19th, 2021 as Public Holiday to mark this year’s Eid-ul-Mawlid Celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him). The permanent secretary, Ministry of Interior, Shuaib Belgore, disclosed this in a statement on Friday.
As the 2023 presidential draws closer, the different aspirants have begun preparation for the election and playing their political games in the best way they know. Yahaya Bello, the current Governor of Kogi State, is one of the aspirants vying for the presidential position and he seems to be taking his ambition seriously as different groups began to endorse him for reasons best known to them.
Credit: The Guardian The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) Hon. Abike Dabiri leading up to the celebration of the Diaspora week, on Arise News had estimated that there are 17 million Nigerians living abroad. The agency defines diasporas as those who have a legal right to work and are paying taxes in the country of residence or adoption.
Lai Muhammed has said that Nigerians abroad are the people funding secessionist groups in Nigeria. He said this in a statement released by the federal government accusing some Nigerians abroad of allegedly funding the secessionist groups. Reacting to this statement, a Twitter user advised the government to ban Nigerians abroad.
According to the meeting held by Governors at the expanded security meeting, which was also attended by the national assembly leaders and traditional rulers from the South East region of the country, it was stated that the level of insecurity and sit at home orders in the region is not caused by the proscribed indigenous People of Biafra but it's caused mainly by the igbos in diaspora.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has made it clear that some Nigerians living abroad still depend on platforms that carry fake news and information about Nigeria. According to Daily Post report, Lai Mohammed made this disclosure while receiving members of Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation, UK Chapter, in Abuja, today, Tuesday.
It is a very rare occurrence for a mother and daughter to hold political positions simultaneously in a country; especially when they are from a foreign country. However, a Nigerian family in Diaspora have achieved this almost impossible task. In this article, we shall be featuring a Nigerian mother and daughter currently holding political positions in Britain.
The Executive Governor of Abia State, Okezie Victor Ikpeazu Ph.D has signed into Law, the Abia Diaspora Comission (ADCOM) Bill recently passed by the State House of Assembly. This however, has made Abia the first State to create the Diaspora Law among the thirty-six (36) States of the Federation.
Report from Sahara Reporters gathered that Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, said it is disheartening that some Nigerians in Diaspora believe fake narratives about the country and also provides money for secession activities. Lai Mohammed made this statement on Tuesday, when he received supporters of Nigerians in the Diaspora Organisation, United Kingdom Chapter in Abuja.
Education is the key to obtaining greater heights in life. Our former president has always been displaying that as a perfect example of such phrase. Mr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has taken to his social media handle to share a testimonial and congratulations to himself over the success of the inauguration ceremony of his Chancellorship.
Photos Credit: Google Abians in diaspora felicitate with Ikpeazu @ 57 Abians in the Diaspora have congratulated Gov. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, on his 57th birthday, describing him as the Small and Medium Enterprises driver of the state. Photos Credit: Vanguard They said that Abia State had witnessed tremendous infrastructural transformation under the watch of Gov.
The television host and author, Toke Makinwa has taken to her Instagram page to express her joy as she is set to host the first highlight show of the Big Brother Naija reality show. Big Brother Naija, the popular and biggest reality television show in Africa kicked off on Saturday 24th July 2021.
Disoriented And Disorganised Unemployed Youths Fuelling Chaos Under Buhari's Watch-Dr. Okonjo-Iweala
Once again, the need to check the rate of unemployment among the youths of Nigeria to avoid the situation where they will now become a tool of destabilization has been buttressed. This was the point of Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, WTO’s director-general, when she said that disoriented and disorganised unemployed Nigerian youths are fuelling the chaos Nigeria is experiencing under the watch of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Joshua Beckford is recorded to be the youngest person to study in the university at the age of 6 and graduated at the age of 14 from the Department of History and philosophy. He normally refers to as a genius, he is one of the most intelligent children in the world.