• Reps to summon CBN, DMO, NIMC on plight of Nigerians abroad

    Reps to summon CBN, DMO, NIMC on plight of Nigerians abroad

    It was gathered that the House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Affairs has said it would invite Governor of Central of Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, Debt Management Office, DMO, the National Identity Management Commission, NIMC, and Ministry of Education to explain why most Nigerians studying abroad on scholarships were facing hardship.

    The House Diaspora Affairs Committee also said it would invite the Amnesty Office to find out whether Nigerians studying abroad on its platform were being paid, in view of […]

  • Nigeria to have data on its diaspora soon – NIMC

    Nigeria to have data on its diaspora soon – NIMC

    According to reports, the Director–General of National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Engr. Aliyu Aziz, has said that the capturing of the data of Nigerians in the Diaspora will start before the end of 2016.

    Aziz gave the cheering news when the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, paid a visit to the commission in Abuja to know its level of preparedness to capture the identity of Nigerians living abroad.

    Aziz said by September […]