Migration

Libya More Dangerous, Mediterranean Crossing Deadlier – Group Warns Young Nigerians

A diaspora group has advised young Nigerians against irregular migration to Europe as new developments along the route portend more danger to lives. The Migration Enlightenment Project Nigeria (MEPN) has warned would-be migrants to avoid irregular routes as the security situation in Libya worsens and death rates in the Mediterranean soar. In a statement released […]

Migrant Workers Demand Right To Join Referendum

Several dozen migrant workers from the Philippines and Indonesia demanded on Sunday that they be allowed to join a signature drive for a labor law referendum, saying that labor rights are for all workers irrespective of nationality. “Foreign workers have the same rights as local workers because workers’ rights are human rights,” Gilda Banugan, chairperson […]