• NIS deports 3 Korean Nationals, deny them to enter Nigeria again in next 10 years

    NIS deports 3 Korean Nationals, deny them to enter Nigeria again in next 10 years

    The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has deported three Koreans from the country, for immigration-related offences. The Korean nationals, Lee Yoo Song, Lee Byeung Woo and Moon Een, were deported on July 20, 2016, in line with sections 45(2) and (3) and 44( 1e) of the Immigration Act 2015.

    Spokesperson of the NIS, Ekpedeme King, who disclosed this in a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday, said the deportation was approved by the Minister of Interior, Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd) “in exercise of […]

  • Spain deports 11 Nigerians

    Spain deports 11 Nigerians

    The Spanish Government on Friday deported 11 Nigerians alleged to have committed various offences in that country.

    Their deportation is coming less than 48 hours after 41 Nigerians were deported from the United States of America for similar reasons.

    The deportees, comprising of 10 males and one female, arrived at the Hajj Camp area of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 7.10pm.

    They were received by officers of the Nigerian Immigration Service, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and the Lagos Airport […]

  • US deports 41 Nigerians over drug and immigration offences

    US deports 41 Nigerians over drug and immigration offences

    No fewer than 41 Nigerians were on Wednesday deported from the United States over issues ranging from drug, police and immigration offences.

    It was reliably gathered that nine of the deportees were sent back to Nigeria for drug related offences, 26 for Police related offences while six were deported for immigration offences.

    Reports say the deportees, who were all males, arrived the Murtala Mohammed International Airport at 12:20pm aboard a Miami Air International aircraft.

    The spokesperson for the Nigeria Immigration Service, Deputy Controller […]