According to reports, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said that no fewer than 562 Nigerians have returned in batches from Libya in the last three months.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that this was contained in the data made available in Lagos by Mr Ekekiel Manzo, NEMA’s Information Officer.
Manzo said that 167 returned from Libya in June, 241 in August and 154 in October under the Assisted Voluntary Returnee initiative of the International Organisation for Migration […]
A Jos Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday sentenced a 22-year-old electrician, Abdulgafar Musa to three months in prison for stealing a Nokia phone valued N11,000.
Musa, of No. 66, Shehu Street, Jos, was charged with theft.
The Magistrate, Mr Jovita Binjin, sentenced the convict after he pleaded guilty to the crime and begged for leniency.
In his plea, the convict said “It was the devil’s hand work; jobs are not coming and I needed money to eat and also give help to my […]
The indefinite suspension of operations by Aero Contractor airline company in Nigeria led to the loss of job for the husband of popular Lagos OAP.
Nigerians recently awoke to news that one the country’s oldest airlines, Aero Contractors was pulling out after a long battle with financial crisis.
While many are hopeful about the ‘ember months bringing forth something positive, it wouldn’t be the same for almost 2000 people who hitherto were staff of the now going out-of-business-airline.
One of those people is […]
Raven Simone McFadden graduated college on May 15 with a degree in Communications and a double minor in Sociology and Psychology from Font Bonne University. Her cousin Bree wrote:
“I wish a simple Facebook post could capture how strong this woman is for making it this far. She was born 3 months premature and diagnosed with cerebral palsy.
She had countless medical surgeries, therapy sessions, lost grants from the government, and had trouble with housing and assistance care. SHE NEVER LOST FOCUS […]