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South African police officers to face trial for killing Nigerian

Authorities would soon arraign South African police officers for alleged killing a 25-year-old Nigerian, Mr. Ibrahim Olalekan-Badmus, in 2017.
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Nigerians want arrest, prosecution of killers in South Africa

Troubled by frequent killings of Nigerians, the Nigerian Union in South Africa has called for the arrests and prosecution of killers.

Cybercrime: Benin Republic releases seven Nigerian students

Seven out of the 12 Nigerian students detained on allegations of Cybercrime have been released in Benin Republic, says Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora.
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Federal government discusses security of Nigerians in South Africa with President Ramaphosa

Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama says issue of security of Nigerians living in South Africa will be part of discussion as its President, Cyril Ramaphosa, visits Nigeria on Wednesday.

Presidency worries over killing of another Nigerian in South Africa

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has expressed worry over the killing of another Nigerian in South Africa.

APC Convention: No consensus candidates – official

Ahead of the national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) scheduled for Saturday, a member of the publicity sub-committee of the National Convention Organising Committee, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has said there will be no ‘unity list.’

Presidency: 30,000 Nigerians to be deported from Germany

There is trouble for Nigerians seeking asylum in Germany as the German government is set to deport close to 30,000 of them.

Ekiti guber: Governor Bagudu heads 77-member APC National Campaign Council

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday appointed the Governor of Kebbi State, H. E. Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, to head the Party’s 77-member National Campaign Council to ensure victory for the Party’s governorship candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, at the July 14 Ekiti Governorship Election.

House of Representatives summon Geoffrey Onyema, Abike Dabiri-Erewa over killing of Nigerians in South...

The house of representatives has summoned Geoffrey Onyema, minister of foreign affairs; and Abike Dabiri-Erewa, senior special assistant to the president on foreign affairs and diaspora, over the killing of Nigerians in South Africa.

Replicate seamless political transition in Lagos, nationwide – Senator Ekwunife tells APC

Chairman of Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) Election Organizing Committee, Senator Uche Ekwunife, on Saturday linked the massive infrastructural renewal across the State to political stability being enjoyed in the State, saying it was time for such to be replicated nationwide to facilitate growth and development.

Abike Dabiri-Erewa: Efforts to stop killings of Nigerians in South Africa not working

The senior special adviser to the president on foreign affairs and diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, says efforts to stop the killings of Nigerians in South Africa are not working.

Xenophobia: Presidency calls for review of early warning signal with South Africa

The Presidency on Wednesday called for an urgent review of the Early Warning Signal (EWS) put in place by Nigeria and South Africa in 2017.

Abike Dabiri-Erewa: How to move Nigeria forward

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, on Saturday said that Nigerians would move the country forward only when united.

Presidency condemns burning to death of Nigerian by mob in South Africa

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri–Erewa, on Monday described the killing of Clement Nwaogu, another Nigerian in Rustenburg, South Africa, as unfortunate.

Presidency: Four South African policemen on trial for killing, maltreating Nigerians

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Diaspora Affairs, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Monday, took to her Twitter handle to comment on the latest killings of Nigerians in South Africa.

Presidency demands justice for lawmaker’s son killed in London

The Presidency has demanded justice from the UK government on the killing of a Nigerian, Abraham Badru, by a gunman in London.

Presidency: MLK family visit to Nigeria, award not sponsored by federal government

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has defended the commemorative award presented to President Muhammadu Buhari by the family of legendary American civil rights activist, Martin Luther King Jnr.

Presidency: President Buhari’s plaque not from King Centre

The leadership award received by President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday did not emanate from the Martin Luther King Centre, Abike Dabiri-Erewa has clarified.

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