Nigeria, Ghana to Resolve Diplomatic Row After Deportations
The Nigeria Immigration Service and its Ghanaian counterpart have begun reconciliatory talks over the deportation of four Ghanaian nationals by Nigerian authority. Nigeria had protested the mass deportation of at least 723 of its citizens between 2018 and February 2019. The Nigerians were accused of illegal stay, cybercrime, prostitution and other social vices.
Nigeria and Ghana to talk over deportations.
Govt Protests Inhuman Treatment of Nigerians in Ghana
Premium Times, 19 February 2019
The Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Michael Abikoye, has protested the inhuman treatment of Nigerians by the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) with the deportation of 723… Read more »
Deportations - Nigeria, Ghana Inch Towards Resolving Diplomatic Row
Leadership, 31 March 2019
In a move to halt further threat to Nigeria-Ghana relations, the Comptroller General of Ghana Immigration Service, Kwame Asuah Takyi, has paid a reconciliatory visit to his… Read more »
Torturing Nigerians Before Deportation Violates UN Convention - Envoy
Leadership, 24 February 2019
Nigerian Ambassador to Ghana, Amb. Michael Abikoye has taken a swipe at the Ghanaian authorities, cautioning them against what he termed as 'brutality against Nigerians 'before… Read more »
Govt Condemns Deportation of 723 Nigerians From Ghana
Leadership, 23 February 2019
The Federal Government has condemned the deportation of 723 Nigerians from Ghana on allegations of cybercrime, prostitution and illegal stay. Read more »
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