• We drank urine, water from well with corpse inside to survive – Deported Nigerian migrants…See photos

    We drank urine, water from well with corpse inside to survive – Deported Nigerian migrants…See photos

    Some Europe-bound Nigerians, who were deported as migrants, have shared their tales of survival and narrow escape from death.

    The migrants recounted how out of thirst, they drank water from a well with dead body inside and nearly suffocated while hiding in a truck covered with watermelons as camouflage and witnessing teenage girls raped at gunpoint by their traffickers.

    The survivors, who spoke at the Synagogue Church Of All Nations, SCOAN, in Lagos, during a live broadcast on Emmanuel Television, recounted distressing […]

  • Update: Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been deported from Kenya

    Update: Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been deported from Kenya

    Thank you, Kenya! Congolese musician Koffi Olomide was on Saturday morning deported to Congo. He was sent back to his home country via a Kenya Airways flight that left the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) at 11:35am, after he spent the night in a police cell.

    The 60-year-old Congolese musician was arrested for viciously kicking one of his female dancers in the belly for arguing with his wife at the Airport. Police Inspector General Joseph Boinnet ordered for his arrest after […]

  • 41 Nigerians deported from the US today

    41 Nigerians deported from the US today

    41 Nigerian men were deported from the United States for drug, police and immigration related offences today June 22nd.

    The deportees landed Murtala Mohammed International Airport Lagos at about 12pm on a chartered aircraft operated by Miami Air International. Nine of them were deported on drug related offences, 26 for police offences while six had immigration related

  • Why James Ibori was not deported to Nigeria in March

    Why James Ibori was not deported to Nigeria in March

    Jailed former Delta State governor, Chief James Ibori, would have been deported to Nigeria in March, but for his much delayed and severally adjourned confiscation of assets hearing, his lead defence counsel, Ivan Krolick and Crown Prosecutor, Jonathan Kinnear revealed at the Southwark Crown court on Thursday.

    Continuing during the preliminary confiscation of assets hearing attended by Ibori’s family members and well wishers, Kinnear added: “I have made enquiries from the Home Office, and he will not be released under any […]