Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation, NIDO, on Monday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to include its representatives on the board of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, in accordance with the act establishing the commission.
The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, has said that the commission is ready to “roll out” diaspora voting to enable more eligible Nigerian citizens working in diplomatic missions or those permanently living abroad to vote.
The Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has appealed to the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to pay the allowances, tuition fees and other incentives of students on scholarship schemes.
The Federal Government has so far evacuated 6,317 Nigerians back home on account of the coronavirus pandemic.
Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, has described citizens living abroad as the country’s greatest assets.
The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, says 172 Nigerian evacuated from Uganda and Kenya arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at about 10:20 am local time on Wednesday.
The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa on Monday called on the government of the United States to ensure a thorough investigation in the alleged killing of a Nigerian, Toyin Salau.
The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, has secured the release of 60 out of 73 Nigerians in various prisons in Tanzania.
The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello has given assurance that the present administration will develop the sizeable land earmarked for Diaspora Medical City before the end of its tenure.
After Matawalle sent delegation, Zamfara cleric detained in Saudi for 3 years over mistaken case of trafficking regains freedom
A few days after the intervention of Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State, an Islamic cleric, Ibrahim Ibrahim detained for three years over alleged drug trafficking has finally regained freedom from Saudi Arabian authorities.
President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration is fully determined to combat and defeat all acts of criminality, banditry and terrorism in the country.
Hours after Japan and United States of America evacuated citizens, the Chairman Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, has advised Nigerians living in China “to be careful and take necessary precautions by staying indoors more for now.”
Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, has assured that the two Nigerians in Bosnian refugee camps are doing well and are expected to return to Croatia anytime from Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 preparatory to their onward return to Nigeria.
Abayomi Adeshida, a photojournalist with the Vanguard Newspapers attached to the State House, Abuja, was on Thursday morning beaten up by security details of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, said Nigeria and South Africa would implementation the “Early Warning Signal” mechanisms signed by the two countries to curb xenophobic attacks.
The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has disclosed that 640 Nigerians in South Africa have voluntarily registered to return home following the xenophobic attacks in the country.