Tag: immigrants

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Op-ed EditorOctober 4, 2017

Vera Ezimora: Houston should be called Little Nigeria

First of all, I want to say that my thoughts and prayers are with people who were affected by the ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 6, 2017

Can the US Congress save the 800,000 DREAMers in just six months?

by Alexander O. Onukwue The announcement of the scrapping of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy on Tuesday ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 6, 2017

Lesson: The legal principle on which Obama initiated DACA

by Alexander O. Onukwue Many past leaders in the USA have cried out following the decision by the Trump White ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 6, 2017

What DACA cancellation makes you think of as a Nigerian

by Alexander O. Onukwue There are sure to be many Nigerians affected by the cancellation of DACA announced by the ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 6, 2017

Cancelling DACA: A definite cruelty or has it always been a deferred certainty?

by Alexander O. Onukwue Shifting slightly from the effects of Hurricane Harvey, national focus and the news media in the ...

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ItunuoluwaJune 29, 2017

Visa applicants, US Citizens | These are the 8 categories of people excluded from Trump’s travel ban

President Trump’s revised travel ban is to take partial effect from 8.pm E.T, Thursday . Under the ruling by the Supreme Court, ...

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ItunuoluwaApril 18, 2017

Trump to order increased scrutiny of H-1B visa program

by Itunuoluwa Adebo President Trump will travel to Wisconsin Tuesday, where he will sign an order aimed at changing a ...

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ItunuoluwaApril 17, 2017

US Immigration and Customs arrests double under Trump

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 21,362 immigrants, mostly convicted criminals, from January through mid-March, compared to 16,104 during the ...

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ItunuoluwaMarch 22, 2017

Sean Spicer addresses Maryland school rape case in Whitehouse Briefing

By Itunuoluwa Adebo White House press secretary Sean Spicer has condemned the rape of a Rockville High School student, allegedly ...

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ToluMarch 13, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Senator Shehu Sani takes a clean swipe at Ben Carson with this slave tweet

We cannot overemphasize how pleasantly petty Senator Shehu Sani can be. This time, he went for popular neurosurgeon and , ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 7, 2017

Ben Carson calls slaves “immigrants” in speech, receives backlash (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana The US Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Ben Carson on Monday referred ...

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AzeezJanuary 29, 2017

We would not exist without immigrants, Apple, Google tell Trump

Top American companies have protested against the decision by President Donald Trump to ban entrance if Muslims from 7 countries ...

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AzeezJanuary 28, 2017

America is a country of immigrants, Zuckerberg tackles Trump

Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg has criticized President Donald Trump’s decision to bar nationals of some countries and refugees from entering ...

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Op-ed EditorDecember 23, 2016

Fu’ad Lawal: Lagos and America are birds of the same arrogance

by Fu’ad Lawal Secondary School geography says America is the name of two continents, North and South America. In real ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 13, 2016

Trump to deport 3 million illegal immigrants

President-elect of the United States Donald Trump has reiterated his vow to deport over three million undocumented and criminal immigrants. ...

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RoqeebahNovember 9, 2016

#AmericaDecides: Here are our winners and losers from the U.S presidential elections

It will go down in history as the most surprising victory in any elections in the world – we think. ...

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Kolapo OlapojuApril 20, 2015

“If I see foreigners, I’ll stab them in the face” – A classic example of xenophobia (WATCH)

by Temitope Onitiju The video below depicts how some South Africans feel about the idea of foreigners, especially blacks, living ...

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Kolapo OlapojuApril 18, 2015

10 disturbing scenes from xenophobic attacks in South Africa (PHOTOS)

by Kolapo Olapoju We bring to you 10 shocking pictures from the streets of Johannesburg, South Africa, where Friday, April 17, ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 29, 2014

This is how Nigerians suffer while seeking asylum in South Africa (WATCH)

by Jewel Stephen   A video which shows the inclement conditions being faced by Nigerian asylum seekers in South Africa, ...

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July 12, 2013

Insecurity: 300 illegal immigrants arrested in Edo

Up to 300 illegal immigrants were arrested in Edo state recently. On Thursday, the Controller of Immigration in the state, ...

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June 7, 2013

Human trafficking: Mexican troops rescue 165 people sold to drug cartel

Mexican troops have rescued 165 people, mostly Central Americans including children and pregnant women, who were kidnapped by gunmen in ...

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February 6, 2013

Ah, ah: Native American to anti-illegal immigrant protestors: ‘You’re all f—— illegal!’

Native American Challenges Anti-Illegal Immigration Protestors in Tucson, AZ There has been a wave of emotion since a bipartisan group ...

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