COVID-19: UK Imposes Travel Ban On 30 Countries, Nigeria Not Included

Thirty countries have been banned from entering the United Kingdom, following the rise in COVID-19 cases.  Of the thirty countries banned, 13 were African, however, Nigeria was not on the list. According to a statement on the UK government’s website updated on the 22nd of January, people who have been in or transited through the […]

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Masked gunmen, cultists kill Delta community leader, artisan

The immediate past Chairman of Ugbori community in the Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State, Godwin Metie, has been shot dead by yet-to-be-identified gunmen. The information gathered was that the gunmen perpetrated the act around 9pm on Monday at Merogun, a volatile area of the Warri metropolis. According to sources, the deceased was […]

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Biden reverses Trump’s immigrant visa ban on Nigerians

United States President, Joe Biden, has signed some executive orders thereby lifting the immigrant visa ban placed on Nigerians by his predecessor, Donald Trump. According to a report by Bloomberg, Biden also reversed the systemic ban placed on citizens from Muslim dominated countries like Yemen. Trump had last February placed an immigrant visa ban on Nigeria, citing Nigeria’s lack […]

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