Posts Tagged ‘Diaspora’

#EndSARS: Alicia Keys, Ilhan Omar, Others Write Buhari, Say Nigerians Deserve Better

By Seun Adeuyi A group of activists and celebrities have demanded that Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari should hold police officers accused of shooting #EndSARS demonstrators accountable. In the letter dated December 10, 2020, the coalition expressed outrage at the loss of lives and destruction of properties during the protests and made suggestions to move the […]

‘Embrace Peace’ – African Diaspora Begs #EndSARS Demonstrators

Prince Debo Adesina, the African Diaspora Brand Ambassador Forum, has called on #EndSARS demonstrators to accept peace and engage the government in structural reforms that will strengthen better policing and good governance. “#EndSARS would have been more justifiable to me had they been able to withdraw after a while and sit for further discussions on […]

Gbajabiamila: Nigerians in Diaspora can’t vote until we amend the Constitution

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Demi Gbajabiamila says that constitutional amendment is needed before Nigerians in diaspora can be allowed to vote. Gbajabiamila said this at the Diaspora Voting Stakeholders Workshop in Abuja. He said that millions of Nigerians, who resided outside the country, had as much a stake in the present and future […]

Nigerians Excelling In Different Fields [PHOTOS]

It will be amazing to note that amidst uncertainties in the present day workforce in the nation, there are several Nigerians doing tremendously well I’m their various specialty. Mention but a few are: Journalist, Ruona Meyer nominated for an International Emmy Award in News and Current Affairs. Scientist, Misitura Lawal-Arowona develops a new drug for […]

KIDNAPPING: South Africans kill Nigerian man wrongly accused

A 34-year-old Nigerian, Samuel Nkennaya, has been killed while another Nigerian, Chinonso Nwudo, is in critical condition in a South African hospital following mob attack. Victor Ayanfe-Oyebanjo, Secretary of Mpumalanga Province branch of the Nigerian Union in South Africa, made the disclosure in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday. […]

BREAKING| US arrests nine Nigerians over $3.5m wire fraud

The United States security agents have arrested nine Nigerians for defrauding $3.5m from people. Disclosing this in a statement obtained by newsmen, Mr. Geoffrey S. Berman, the attorney for the southern district of New York, and James C. Spero, special agent in charge of the Tampa, Florida, field office of U.S. immigration and customs enforcement’s […]