Daily Archives: December 6, 2017

Libya: FG Identifies 2,778 Nigerians In Detention Camps

The Federal Government says it has a record of 2,778 Nigerian migrants registered in “accessible” detention camps in Libya, ready for repatriation. The Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in a statement signed by the spokesperson, Mr Tiwatope Elias-Fatiile, on Tuesday, said the country’s embassy in Libya had been visiting detention camps to identify Nigerians for registration. According to the News ...

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OYSOWA Conference: 21 Govs Wives, Ex-Liberian First Lady, Ex-Zimbabwe VP Storm Ibadan

  All is now set for about 21 wives of the governors from the states of the federation, former Liberia First Lady  Senator Dr Jewel Howard-Taylor and A former Vice President of Zimbabwe, Mrs. Joice Mujuru to grace the 2017 Oyo State Officials’ Wives Association (OYSOWA) annual conference, which starts on Wednesday December 6, 2017, to discuss issues capable of ...

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Russia Banned From 2018 Winter Olympics Over Doping

  Russia was banned Tuesday from the 2018 Winter Games by the International Olympic Committee over its state-orchestrated doping programme, but clean Russian athletes will be allowed to compete under an Olympic flag. The sanction was the toughest ever levelled by the IOC for drug cheating and came just 65 days ahead of the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. In ...

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