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Two Nigerians And Other Nationals On Board ‘No Survivors’Ethiopian Airlines Crash

By Celestine Osemeilu, Editor An Ethiopian Airlines jet crashed  on Sunday shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa to Kenya, killing all on board. The airline said 149 passengers and eight crew members were on flight ET302 from the Ethiopian capital to Nairobi in Kenya. Two Nigerians, 32 Kenyans, 18 Canadians, eight Americans and seven British […]

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 […]

Chinese Embassy Warns Chinese Nationals Travelling To The US

By Bartholomew Madukwe with Agency report The People’s Republic of China’s embassy in Washington has warned Chinese nationals traveling to the United States to watch out for expensive medical bills, threats of public shootings and robberies, searches and seizures by customs agents, telecommunications fraud and natural disasters. The security advisory came sequel to trade tensions […]

1500 Nigerians In Italian Jail- Envoy

BY: Fiona Freddy The Italian Ambassador to Nigeria, Stefanou Pontesilli has said that no fewer than 1500 Nigerians were serving various jail terms in Italy. Pontesilli who said this in an interview with newsmen in Abuja described such as huge number. ”In Italy we have about 1500 Nigerians in jail. It’s a big number,” he said. […]