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75 Out Of 230 Nigerians Stranded In Russia Are Missing, Last Evacuation To Begin

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has revealed that 75 out of 230 stranded Nigerian football fans absconded in Russia after the 2018  World Cup. The ministry’s spokesman, Tope Elias-Fatile, revealed this in Abuja on Wednesday that the fans absconded in spite of government’s efforts to help them return home. He explained that 230 stranded Nigerian…

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FBI Arrests Nigerians, Ghanaians, Others In $15m Cyber Crime Bust

The United States Department of Justice, DOJ, has announced the arrest of eight persons across the United States and Africa for their roles in a widespread, Africa-based cyber conspiracy that allegedly defrauded U.S. companies and citizens of approximately $15 million since at least 2012. The indicted persons are Javier Luis Ramos Alonso, 28, a Mexican…

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218 Nigerian Deportees Arrive From Libya

  A batch of 218 Nigerians deported from Libya, on Tuesday morning, arrived Lagos aboard a chartered BURAQ Airline. The chartered flight with registration number 5A-LAU landed at about 3.44am, at the NAHCO Tarmac of the Murtala Muhammad International Airport MMIA, Lagos. The deportees, comprising 46 female adults including a stable medical case, two male…

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257 More Nigerians Return From Libya

257 Nigerians have been repartriated from Libya a few hours after 144 Nigerians voluntarily returned from the North African country. The spokesperson for the Lagos Airport Police Command, Mr Joseph Alabi, said the returnees arrived aboard a Libyan Airlines aircraft at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Wednesday, at about…

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Nigerians Arrested In Germany Over Fake Marriages

  Three Nigerians; one man and two women along with, two German women have been arrested following the raid of 41 homes and offices in Germany’s capital Berlin, Fox reports. Police said they searched the properties because they linked to a gang suspected of arranging fake marriages in order to make it easier for Nigerians to come to…

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Spain Deports 23 Nigerians Over Various Offences

The Spanish Government on Tuesday deported 23 Nigerians for committing various offences in the country, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. They were deported barely five days after 34 Nigerians were sent home from six European countries for committing immigration-related offences. NAN reports that 34 Nigerians were jointly deported by six European countries on June 22…

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