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By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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by FRCN ABUJA Open letter to Ambassador,German Embassy Abuja We are whistle blower and will remain anonymous for security reasons over this expose.We wish to inform you that the ibo lady who act as visa assistant in Abuja Visa section collects money as bribe to get visas for people. In November and D...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 19th, 2013
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 By  Kay Adebogun I have been asked to write a short statement about the plight of 2 Nigerian Students in Regina, Saskatchewan facing deportation for working few weeks at Wall Mart without a valid work permit. Yes, they made honest mistake but deserve a second chance. One of the girls stopped working...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 29th, 2013
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  Some angry Nigerian citizens in Canada attacked the embassy in Ottawa, the capital city of Ontario over an unannounced closure and attempt to collect bribe from them. ozens of citizens who came from different part of Canada to renew their passports, apply for visas and new Nigerian passports were s...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 5th, 2013
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  Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Affairs, Abike Dabiri-Erewa | credits: A member of the House of Representatives, Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa has described the £3,000 visa bond being proposed by the United Kingdom as ridiculous. She said Nigeria must reciprocate the policy ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2013
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Following rumours of the introduction of a visa bond by the UK into the visa policy between it and Nigeria, the British High Commission has responded to the visa bond saga. In a statement signed by the Head of Press & Public Affairs Section, Robert Fitzpatrick, the High commission said the Britis...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 29th, 2013
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OUTCRY against its £3,000 tourists visa bond notwithstanding, Britain will commence the scheme in the six listed Commonwealth countries in November, Financial Times report quoted the Home Office as saying. The Commonwealth countries to be affected by the policy which was announced in June are Nigeria...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 22nd, 2013
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A British national kidnapped a week ago shortly after getting to Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos has been released. The man was kidnapped on the 16th of July by gunmen who attacked his four-wheel-drive vehicle after it left the airport’s international terminal heading for a residentia...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 29th, 2013
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AP – LAGOS: A British man abducted in Nigeria’s largest city has been released by his kidnappers, a police spokeswoman said yesterday, as other foreigners have been kidnapped in the country’s commercial capital in recent days. The release of the British citizen comes after three Lebanese citize...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 6th, 2013
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Uhuru Kenyatta’s campaign team accuse a British diplomat of working to deny their candidate outright victory.   Ballot boxes for the various electoral positions are collected in Nairobi Email By Sara Mojtehedzadeh in Nairobi The team running the presidential campaign for Kenyan presidential fro...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 12th, 2013
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Uganda has deported a British theatre producer who last year staged a play about homosexuality, which is illegal in Uganda, the British High Commission said Tuesday. David Cecil was arrested in September on charges of disobeying orders to cancel the staging of a play whose main character was a gay ma...