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Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, on Wednesday called on the African Union and the EU to collaborate Nigeria in the fight against human trafficking and modern slavery.
The United Kingdom has earmarked 12 million pounds (about N10 billion) to assist victims of human trafficking and modern day slavery in Nigeria.
Former Head of Service of the Federation, Professor Oladapo Afolabi, has emphasised the need to reform the nation’s universities system, by making it more productive, competitive and adequately well with other universities in the world.
The Presidency has reiterated its commitment to protect Nigerians in distress globally and to Child Trafficking tackle the menace of child trafficking.
Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, on Thursday in Abuja urged Nigerians to live in peace, learn to tolerate and appreciate one another, irrespective of religion or tribe.
The Federal Government will on Friday receive a 14-year old girl sent to South Korea for prostitution by her sister.
The Presidency has frowned at media reports criticising the appointment of the new Director-General of National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Mr Ahmed Rufa’i.
Presidential aides and State House staff members on Friday evening “sent forth” the newly-appointed Director-General of National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Abubakar.
A Nigerian based in Qatar, Michael Asemota, has explained reasons for returning the sum of QR1,502,000 ($441,127.99) about N150 million wrongfully posted into his account by a bank in the Arabian country.
Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, has hailed a Nigerian, Michael Jonathan Asemota, popularly known as Teddy, for his sincerity and honesty in returning QR1,502,000 ($441,127.99), about N150 million, wrongfully posted into his account in Qatar.
The Federal Government on Monday said it evacuated 1,030 stranded Nigerian migrants from Libya between Jan. 7 and Jan 8, 2018.
The federal government yesterday received 493 Nigerians evacuated from Libya with a vow to unveil a rehabilitation plan to sooth their pains after their harrowing experience in the North African country.
Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, on Friday says a reception centre has been established in Port Harcourt for 5,037 Nigerians being evacuated from Libya.
A Federal Government Delegation has arrived Libya to commence mass evacuation of Nigerians stranded in the North African country home.
A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Thursday sentenced one Jamiu Shodipe to seven months imprisonment for stealing some provisions valued at N100, 000.
The Catholic Bishop of Minna Dioceses, Bishop Martins Uzuokwu, on Thursday, lauded the Federal Government for securing the release of Dapchi school girls.
President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Gusau, Zamfara State, in continuation of his visit to states affected by herdsmen crisis.
Boarding schools have been shut indefinitely in the northeast Nigerian state most affected by Boko Haram violence, the government has said, in the latest blow to children’s education.
Teleology Holdings Ltd., says it is transferring a non-refundable completion deposit of 50 million dollars to the trustees of the bank syndicate presently holding ownership of 9Mobile.
Following the increasing spate of farmers-herders clashes in some parts of the country, FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has called on farmers and herdsmen in the FCT to eschew violence and live in peace and harmony by showing understanding and love for one another.
The Federal Government has asked the leadership of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to take very seriously issues of security in the West African sub-region.
The north central chapter of opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is alleging that the kidnap and release of female students of Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, was masterminded by the ruling APC party and government.
The Osun House of Assembly has called on residents of the state to comply with the land use charge law in the state.
Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha said on Monday he has no score to settle with the Archbishop of the Owerri Catholic Archdiocese, Most Revd. Anthony Obinna.