Tag: Immigration

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 18, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 18th of June

Follow the links to read our latest stories: ”Beasts of No Nation”s Abraham Attoh will star in Nigerian immigrant drama ...

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AzeezNovember 30, 2017

Maina has 3 passports but has not travelled since 2013 – Immigration

The Nigeria Immigration Service on Thursday said former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdurasheed Maina has ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 16, 2017

The Big 5: U.S.’ claims to Abacha loot, NCC’s new idea and, other stories

These are the top five stories you should be monitoring today. The NCC is set to give directives to telecommunications ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 16, 2017

FG withdraws residence permits of expatriates in 5 firms including Atiku’s Intels

The Comptroller-General (CG) of Immigration, Muhammad Babandede, has revoked the residence permits of the expatriate workers in six companies, including ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 6, 2017

The trend of Nigerians emigrating is no longer funny and this confirms it

It has been reported by the BBC that 26 Nigerian women have lost their lives while attempting to cross the ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 10, 2017

Trump slams Democrats for not ‘caring’ about America’s safety

As the new DACA legislation poses to be a herculean task for the Congress owing to the Democrats uncompromising stand ...

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AzeezOctober 6, 2017

How Justice Ngwuta used two similar passports interchangeably – NIS

The Nigerian Immigration service (NIS) on Friday said Justice of the Supreme Court, Sylvester Ngwuta used two similar standard international passports ...

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Adegbite AdedotunSeptember 13, 2017

U.S. to refuse visa applications from 4 countries in deportation crackdown

In the latest demonstration to crack down on illegal immigrants, the U.S. State Department will from Wednesday stop issuing certain ...

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Adegbite AdedotunSeptember 6, 2017

Leaked document shows UK will end free movement of labour after Brexit

According to an 82-page proposal in the UK Home Office leaked to The Guardian, Britain will end the free movement ...

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EditorAugust 15, 2017

Trump’s immigration reforms to yield $1 trillion by 2027

by Adedotun Michael An extensive report by the Heritage Foundation has revealed that President Donald Trump’s merit immigration reform will ...

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AzeezAugust 3, 2017

NIMC clarifies Immigration’s enforcement of identity number

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) on Thursday said the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) enforcement call dors not say national ...

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ItunuoluwaAugust 3, 2017

This is how the hunter became the hunted over Trump’s immigration law

White House senior adviser Stephen Miller engaged in a heated debate with CNN star anchor Jim Acosta over President Trump’s ...

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AzeezAugust 1, 2017

Nigerians without identity number will not be issued passport from 2018 – immigration

Nigerians without National Identification Number issued by the National Identity Management Commission will not be able to procure Nigerian passport ...

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AzeezJuly 14, 2017

Nigeria to begin local production of e-passports

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, has said there are plans to produce Nigerian e-passports in ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 13, 2017

HND/BSC dichotomy: FG approves equal salaries in para-military services

To end the dichotomy between holders of HND and University degrees, the Federal Government has ordered the regularization of salaries, ...

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AzeezJuly 4, 2017

How Justice Ngwuta used two passports at the same time – Immigration

Justice Sylvanus Ngwuta of the Supreme Court used two active international passports at the same time, an official of the Nigerian Immigration ...

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ItunuoluwaJune 23, 2017

Wyclef Jean says Trump has utilized his most powerful weapon

In the wake of President Trump’s travel ban being rejected by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, Grammy award winning ...

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AzeezJune 21, 2017

175 Nigerians voluntarily return from Libya

About 175 Nigerians on Tuesday voluntarily returned from Libya. The returnees arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 7:50 ...

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ItunuoluwaJune 1, 2017

Trump approves extreme visa vetting, targets social media accounts

The Trump administration proposes a new questionnaire format for visa applicants worldwide that would require social media handles dating back ...

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RoqeebahMay 14, 2017

Thought Experiment: What if France had given Donald Trump a “BFF” by electing Marine Le Pen?

by Soma Oj. Right now, Emmanuel Macron is probably locating his bearings withing the enormous and beautiful Champs Elysees as ...

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ItunuoluwaApril 18, 2017

“They’re all getting the hell out” | Trump blows hot on illegal immigrants

by Itunuoluwa Adebo According to Fox News , President Trump has said criminal illegal immigrants are “getting the hell out” ...

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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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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 9, 2017

Nigerians stop deportation of Nigerian aboard a Lagos-bound KLM flight (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana Nigerians aboard a KLM flight heading to Lagos from Amsterdam, Holland stopped the deportation of a Nigerian ...

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ItunuoluwaMarch 22, 2017

Trump’s “wall of Jericho” to require vast amounts of private land

The order for the immediate construction of a Mexico border wall have been issued and the specification outlined: 30 feet ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 8, 2017

Just In: Italy deports 37 Nigerians

by Dolapo Adelana The Italian government has deported another batch of Nigerians for committing immigration-related offences in the country. Barely ...

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RoqeebahMarch 6, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 6th of March

Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now!

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 26, 2017

FG eases visa procedures for foreigners

by Dolapo Adelana The Federal Government has reviewed the visa processes for foreigners who wish to visit Nigeria for business ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 20, 2017

See Trump’s reason for inventing Sweden terror attack

by Dolapo Adelana US President Donald Trump says his statement on terror attacks in Sweden was based on a broadcast ...

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RoqeebahFebruary 17, 2017

Travel Ban 2.0: What you need to know about Trump’s revised executive order

Following last week’s 9th circuit loss experienced by the Trump administration, the President of the United States, Donald J Trump ...

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AzeezFebruary 1, 2017

83 UK deportees expected to arrive Nigeria today

The United Kingdom has deported no fewer than 83 Nigerians expected to arrive the country on Wednesday. It was learnt ...

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