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NGF,Ministers Commiserate as Amaechi Buries Brother_Ada Nkong

Minister of Transportation, Rt.Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has described his late elder brother ,Charles Amaechi as a father figure who contributed greatly to what he is today .Amaechi said this after he laid his brother to rest in his country home, Ubima on Saturday.According to him, the demise of his elder brother, Oha Charles Amaechi… Continue reading NGF,Ministers Commiserate as Amaechi Buries Brother_Ada Nkong

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Abike Dabiri-Erewa Applauds Nigerian Woman For Returning $4000_Ada Nkong

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), has applauded Ms. Chioma Odidika, a Nigerian resident in Columbia, South Carolina, USA, for returning $4,000 USD from possible scammers. She described it as a honest gesture.A statement by the Commission's Head of Media, Abdur-Rahman Balogun, stated that it is a thing of joy that another… Continue reading Abike Dabiri-Erewa Applauds Nigerian Woman For Returning $4000_Ada Nkong

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Protection of Older Persons Rights Mandatory-Anthony Ojukwu_Ada Nkong

The executive secretary national human rights commission , Mr Anthony Ojukwu has reiterated the fact that the protection of the rights of older persons should be a priority.The executive secretary made this known while receiving the members of the Jonalist network for ageing in Nigeria JONAN, led by FCT NUJ secretary of council, Ochiaka Agwu… Continue reading Protection of Older Persons Rights Mandatory-Anthony Ojukwu_Ada Nkong

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NIDCOM Cautions Nigerian Parents Against Sending Children to Cyprus Schools_Ada Nkong

Hon.Justice Bello presents petition to Abike Dabiri-Erewa Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has demanded that justice must be served accordingly on the sudden death of a 25-year old Nigerian student in Northern Cyprus, Mr Ibrahim Khaleel Bello and others killed in such mysterious circumstances in the country. A statement by Gabriel… Continue reading NIDCOM Cautions Nigerian Parents Against Sending Children to Cyprus Schools_Ada Nkong

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Calabar Carnival 2019: Vendors Lament Non Payment_Ada Ogar

Daughter of Indian and Jamaican immigrants, Harris is the first woman of colour to be nominated as a candidate for vice president [Kevin Lamarque/Reuters] Daughter of Indian and Jamaican immigrants, Harris is the first woman of colour to be nominated as a candidate for vice president [Kevin Lamarque/Reuters]The Democratic Party has made history by nominating… Continue reading Calabar Carnival 2019: Vendors Lament Non Payment_Ada Ogar

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Bangladesh Commission Marks National Day of Mourning_Ada Nkong

The Bangladesh High Commission in Abuja, Nigeria marked the 45th martyrdom of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on 25 th August 2020. Solemn observance of the National day of mourning started with the hoisting of the national flag at half-mast at the Chancery at 9.30 am by Mr. Md. Shameem Ahsan,ndc, High… Continue reading Bangladesh Commission Marks National Day of Mourning_Ada Nkong

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Nigerian Girls Stranded in Lebanon Evacuated_Ada Nkong

The Nigerians girls. seen in a viral video crying for help to return to Nigeria have been evacuated from Lebanon.Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) announced this on their verified twitter handle on Sunday. According to NIDCOM, a total of 68 Nigerian girls stranded in Lebanon were brought back home aboard a Middle East Airline plane.… Continue reading Nigerian Girls Stranded in Lebanon Evacuated_Ada Nkong

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Kano Musician Sentenced to Death for Blasphemy_ Ada Nkong

A musician in Kano State has been sentenced to death by hanging for blaspheming against the Prophet Muhammad.The Kano Upper Shari’a Court sitting at Hausawa Filin Hockey sentenced 22-year-old Yahaya Sharif to death by hanging.The judge, Aliyu Kani, gave the verdict on Monday after finding Mr Sharif guilty as charged. He was convicted based on… Continue reading Kano Musician Sentenced to Death for Blasphemy_ Ada Nkong

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Dapo Williams: A Selfless, Patriotic Nigerian is Gone_Ada Nkong

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), has describedthe death of Dr Dapo Williams, a UK-based Nigerian, as an irreparable loss to his family, Nigeria and the UK communities.According to a statement by Abdur-Rahman Balogun head media, PR and Protocol unit, NIDCOM, Dabiri-Erewa stated this in a condolence message issued in Abuja following… Continue reading Dapo Williams: A Selfless, Patriotic Nigerian is Gone_Ada Nkong