July 27, 2017

256 Nigerians Voluntarily Repatriated From Libya

Recently, many Nigerians who were stranded in Libya have been returning home. Another set of two hundred and sixty-two more Nigerians voluntarily returned home from Libya on Wednesday with the help of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the Nigerian Embassy in Libya. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) […]
September 15, 2016

A baby born aboard Buraq Air gets free lifetime tickets

A baby boy was born on a flight from Libya to Niger and has been given a lifetime of free Buraq Air flights, according to media reports. Some websites have wrongly reported it as Nigeria instead of Niger. The not-so-common circumstances of the his birth earned him exclusive travel, and a […]
July 30, 2016

Two Nigerian boys cry uncontrollably after their mum died on Mediterranean sea

It was a very heartbreaking moment for two Nigerian boys who were among 150 sub-saharan refugees and migrants rescued from their overcrowded boat off the coast of Libya while trying to cross the Mediterranean ocean into Italy by a Spanish NGO’s boat. The children lost their mother in Libya on […]
July 22, 2016

Nigerian woman from Edo state gives birth on migrant ship to Germany

A pregnant Nigerian woman, who departed from the Libya on a journey to Europe, gave birth on the German naval ship that rescued 655 migrants, including herself. According to the German Military Chaplaincy, the woman from Edo state,  named Vivian was one of 655 people who piled onto four frail […]