“In addition to 48 bodies which have already been found, there are maybe more than 64 missing,’’ Flavio Di Giacomo, a spokesman for the IOM, said.
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Naomi and other participants shared their experiences about reintegrating to life in Nigeria after being deported
The returnees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos about 3.44 a.m. aboard a chartered Libyan Airlines Airbus A330-200 aircraft with registration number 5A-LAU.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the returnees arrived aboard a chartered flight operated by Buraq Airline with registration number 5A-DMG
The South West Zonal Coordinator of NEMA, Alhaji Yakubu Suleiman, made the disclosure while receiving a new set of 166 returnees who arrived from the volatile North African country
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the returnees arrived at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 9.05pm
The night attack claimed lives of innocent citizens, including humanitarian workers of the United Nations, Red Cross and International Organisation for Migration
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the returnees arrived at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 10.30pm
They were reported to have been arrested near Tripoli after torture video surfaced on social media
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the new batch of returnees arrived at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 5.30 p.m.
Their return was facilitated by the International Organisation for Migration and the European Union
The spokesperson for the Lagos Airport Police Command, Joseph Alabi, confirmed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that no fewer than 144 Nigerians voluntarily returned home aboard a chartered Buraq Airlines aircraft with registration number 5A-DMG
The Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement signed by the Spokesperson, Tiwatope Elias-Fatiile, on Tuesday, said the country’s embassy in Libya had been visiting detention camps to identify Nigerians for registration
The Edo State indigene, whose emotion-laden interview with CNN’s Nima Elbagir in a Libyan deportation camp was viewed by millions worldwide, shared his life-experiences in the Synagogue Church of All Nations, pastored by Pastor T. B. Joshua, on Sunday
Foka Fotsi, who was trafficked twice, told Reuters that those in charge of one of the places where he was held included Ghanaians and Nigerians
Wilmot explained that since these immigrants were mostly undocumented, who used illegal means to enter Libya and they were forced to do menial jobs, mostly “Malaga” (plastering buildings), but were usually handed over to the police when they pursue those who hired them for payment
The statement said: “IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 160,067 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea on November 19, 2017, with about 75 per cent arriving in Italy and the remainder divided between Greece, Cyprus and Spain.
The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons has confirmed and said that 3,887 have been deported since February this year
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the returnees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos in a chartered Airbus A330-200 flight with Registration number 5A- LAT at 9.15pm