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Not all Nigerians in Diaspora are Fraudsters- Abike Dabiri _Ada Nkong

Following the stigmatization and stereotyping of Nigerians in diaspora as a result of the arrest of Hushpuppi, the Chairman ,Nigerians in Diaspora commission Abike Dabiri-Erews has called for focus on the many positive achievements of Nigerians in diaspora. She says the recent arrest of some Nigerians in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates for fraud particularly… Continue reading Not all Nigerians in Diaspora are Fraudsters- Abike Dabiri _Ada Nkong

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Nigerian Traders in Ghana Commend NIDCOM as 600 Locked Shops Reopen_Ada Nkong

600 shops in Ghana owned by Nigerians ,that have been locked down since December 2019 have been reopened for business.The President National association of Nigerian traders , Dr Ken Ukaoha ,made this known during a courtesy call by the association to the Chairman Nigerians in Diaspora commission in Abuja.Dr Ukaoha said the visit was to… Continue reading Nigerian Traders in Ghana Commend NIDCOM as 600 Locked Shops Reopen_Ada Nkong

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86 Stranded Nigerians Arrive NAIA Abuja_Ada Nkong

Reports reaching us say eighty six Nigerians on Friday arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, via Air Sudan. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), disclosed this in a tweet on her twitter handle. She however , did not disclose where they returned from. According to Dabiri-Erewa, the returnees are… Continue reading 86 Stranded Nigerians Arrive NAIA Abuja_Ada Nkong

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315 Nigerian Evacuees Depart London For Nigeria_Ada Nkong

An Airpeace flight conveying another batch of 315 Nigerians departs Heathrow Airport, London today. The flight is expected to depart at about 10:30 am and is expected to arrive in Nigeria at about 5 pm local time today Sunday 28th, June 2020.

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Abike Dabiri-Erewa Calls For Thorough Investigation Into Killing of Toyin Salau_Ada Nkong

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has described the alleged murder of 19-year- old Nigerian-American Activist, Toyin Salau in the US as highly depressing and cruel. A statement signed by Abdur-Rahman Balogun says she urges the US government to conduct a thorough investigation on the circumstances leading to Miss Salau's death.… Continue reading Abike Dabiri-Erewa Calls For Thorough Investigation Into Killing of Toyin Salau_Ada Nkong

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Video:FG Evacuates 269 Stranded Nigerians From India_Ada Nkong

The Federal Government has evacuated 269 stranded Nigerians from India.According to the Nigerians in Diaspora commission NIDCOM who tweeted about it on their twitter page, the evacuees arrived in the country from India in the early hours of Saturday. https://youtu.be/hPwyQRBAFEs According to NIDCOM, 103 of the evacuees arrived in Lagos and 166 others landed in… Continue reading Video:FG Evacuates 269 Stranded Nigerians From India_Ada Nkong

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Lebanese Suspends Working Visa to Nigerians Rescues 69_Ada Nkong

Following an influx of some Nigerians to Lebanon to work, Amb. Houssam Diab, the Lebanese Ambassador to Nigeria said on Thursday that the Embassy has suspended issuance of working visas to Nigerians seeking domestic work in Lebanon. According to a statrment by Abdur-Rahman Balogun NIDCOM's Head of Media Unit , Diab told the visiting Chairman/CEO… Continue reading Lebanese Suspends Working Visa to Nigerians Rescues 69_Ada Nkong

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ONYEAMA Explains Delay in Evacuation of Nigerians From Canada_Ada Nkong

Geoffrey Onyeama, minister of foreign affairs, says evacuation of Nigerians from Canada has been delayed because the airline was denied hosting rights. An Air Peace flight was was scheduled to evacuate 200 Nigerians from Canada on Thursday,issued a statement on Wednesday saying the flight had been cancelled. “The management of Air Peace wishes to announce… Continue reading ONYEAMA Explains Delay in Evacuation of Nigerians From Canada_Ada Nkong

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NIDCOM Commits to Strengthening Collaboration and Unity of Purpose Among Diasporans_Ada Nkong

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has restated the commission's commitment tol continuously work towards strengthening collaboration and unity of purpose as well as collate accurate data of all Nigerians in the Diaspora. A statement by Abdur- Rahman Balogun says She stated this during a two-hour townhall webinar meeting with Nigerians living… Continue reading NIDCOM Commits to Strengthening Collaboration and Unity of Purpose Among Diasporans_Ada Nkong