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Nigerian Immigration Announces New Visa Policy

A new visa policy abolishing re-entry visas to legal resident expatriates in Nigeria has been announced by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS). The development implies that resident expatriates in the country need not to apply through the High Commission for visas once granted entry. The Service explained in a statement signed by the Assistant Controller

Tony Blair Expresses Confidence In Nigeria’s Future

Former British Prime Minister, Tony Blair, on Wednesday expressed confidence in the ability of Nigerians to experience greater times ahead. Blair said this to newsmen after a courtesy visit to the President-elect, retired Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, in Abuja. He expressed readiness and support to the incoming administration in whatever capacity the country needed it. “I

International community will support Buhari – Blair

Former British Prime Minister, Tony Blair has assured the President -elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari of the continued support of the international community towards addressing the challenges facing Nigeria. Blair told journalists after a closed door meeting the Buhari at the Defence House that with the successful conclusion of the general election, Nigeria has earned great respect