Seventy-one young Nigerian girls trafficked to Lebanon and seen in a video that had gone viral where they were crying for help had been rescued and arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, early Monday.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama has described Dr Akinwunmi Adesina as the most successful President of the African Development Bank, AfDB, going by the economic growth and achievements recorded by the bank during his tenure.
Nigeria has expressed satisfaction over the moves by the Government of Ghana to address the demolition of the residence of the Nigerian High Commissioner in Accra.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama on Monday in Abuja, summoned Iva Denoo, Charge d’ Affaires of Ghana to Nigeria, to explain the recent attack on the country’s mission in that country.
The Federal Government on Friday successfully evacuated 300 stranded Nigerians from Dubai, 56 others from Pakistan alongside four Pakistani in line with the new protocols for evacuation.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, on Thursday said that Canada denied Nigerian carrier landing rights for a scheduled evacuation of Nigerians.
President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over the meeting of the National Security Council with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha in attendance.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, on Tuesday said that poor communication between the Chinese authorities and African consulates in Guangzhou, China, was responsible for the tensions that arose concerning the alleged maltreatment of Nigerians.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says his ministry has not received any request from Nigerians aboard for their evacuation in view of the global Novel Coronavirus, COVID19, pandemic.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says a clear cut set of strategies to curb the proliferation of small and light weapons will soon be developed.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says there is hope that Nigeria will pull through its present socio-economic challenges to become a great nation.
The Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, is jetting out of the country as the state governorship election tribunal is billed to deliver judgment tomorrow (Wednesday).
President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Sunday for New York, United States, to participate in the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA74, which opened on Tuesday, September 17.
Xenophobia: High Commissioner to return home after Buhari receives report of special envoy – Onyeama
The Federal Government has confirmed that Nigeria’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Kabiru Bala, will return home after the special envoy President Muhammadu Buhari sent to President Cyril Ramaphosa, concluded the assignment and reported back to the President.
The Nigeria High Commissioner to South Africa, Kabiru Bala, will any moment from now be recalled for consultation over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in that country.
The Federal Government on Wednesday advised Nigerians against traveling to high risk and volatile areas of some countries until the current situation of xenophobic attacks is brought under control.
The federal government would not retaliate the persistent attacks on its citizens in South African citizens, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said Tuesday.
President Muhammadu Buhari has dispatched a Special Envoy to convey to President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa his deep concerns over reported attacks on Nigerian citizens and property in South Africa since Aug. 29.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has dismissed a video that has gone viral on social media showing the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama being chased out of a meeting in Vienna, Austria.
Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says 2019 election is not a matter of `life or death’ for President Muhammadu Buhari because he will...
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Kabiru Bala as the new High Commissioner of Nigeria to the Republic of South Africa with...
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