FORGING DOCUMENTS FOR UK VISA APPLICATION ATTRACTS 10-YEAR BAN —HIGH COMMISSIONER

The outgoing British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Paul Arkwright, has cautioned Nigerians seeking visas to the UK to avoid presenting forged documents. Speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja, Arkwright warned that anyone caught flouting the rule would be denied entry into the UK for at least 10 years. “I know there is a feeling in Nigeria that we refuse visas more often than we accept them. That is not the case. “We are not trying to keep Nigerians out; but it is important Nigerians stick to…

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Good News For Nigerians As Ethiopia Launches Visa On Arrival 

A week to the implementation of a visa-on-arrival regime for all Africans, Ethiopia has officially launched the policy which kicks off on November 9. The event, we gathered took place at the headquarters of the African Union in Addis Ababa was attended by government officials and the AU chief Moussa Faki Mahamat. The state minister of foreign affairs, Hirut Zemene emphasized the importance of allowing Africans to enter Ethiopia easily stressing that it was not just a prime plank of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s plans but a fulfillment of the vision of pioneer African leaders. This…

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Senegalese Singer, Akon Set To Run For U.S President Against Donald Trump In 2020

American-born Senegalese singer, Akon, is seriously considering running for President against Donald Trump in 2020. Speaking with Newsweek about facing off against Donald Trump in a recent interview, the 45-year-old said, “I’ve been thinking about running for 2020 very seriously. But I didn’t want to just do it because I feel like I want to continue doing what I’m doing and hope that builds me enough momentum [for people] to say, ‘You know what, if you run we’ll support you.’” On Donald Trump’s stance about the future of the country, Akon said “I…

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Trouble For Nigerians Who Illegally Entered Canada Through U.S…….Read What New Immigration Policy Spells For Them

The policy has already led to accelerated hearings of cases involving Nigerian asylum seekers. The Canadian government has adopted a new immigration policy that would adversely affect the chances of immigrants who are seeking asylum in the country after illegally crossing through the United States border. Nigerians notoriously make up a sizable majority of thousands of people who have walked into Canada from the United States to file refugee claims since January 2017. The trend worried the Canadian government so much that two officials were sent to Lagos earlier this…

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Gabon President Suffers Bout Exhaustion, Rushed To Hospital

President Ali Bongo of Gabon has been taken into medical care after suffering a bout of exhaustion during a trip to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, four days after he was hospitalised. The President’s spokesman Ike Ngouoni said in a statement that the 59-year-old leader was in the Saudi capital for a flagship economic forum when he fell ill. “The doctors who assessed him said he is suffering from severe fatigue due to extremely high levels of activity in recent months,” he said. Bongo is feeling better and has been told to rest, Ngouoni added, while calling for…

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Ex-England Boss, Hoddle Collapse, Rushed To Hospital

Former England manager Glenn Hoddle has been taken to hospital after collapsing at BT Sport studios on Saturday. Presenter Mark Pougatch confirmed that the channel’s football results show, BT Score, had been cancelled as a result of Hoddle’s condition. The illness occurred on the former Tottenham midfielder’s 61st birthday. Former England international and BT Sport presenter Gary Lineker said on Twitter: “Hugely worrying news that Glenn Hoddle collapsed at the BT studios earlier. Thoughts are with him and his family. Come on Glenn.” Hoddle played for Tottenham, Monaco and Chelsea…

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American Court Jails Rapper Tekashi69 To 4-Years Imprisonment…..See What He Did

Rapperm Tekashi69 has bagged four years probation in his child sex performance case .His troubles started after he was arrested in May 2015, following a viral video which showed him engaging in sexual acts with a girl at a party in Harlem. With the ruling, he avoids jail term and according to CBS News, the rapper whose real name is Daniel Hernandez is required to complete 1,000 hours of community service. Speaking in court on Friday, Judge Felicia A. Mennin ordered the rapper to refrain from being in contact with gang members…

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FG Set To Impose $4000 Fine On Foreigners Who Overstays Their Visa Approved Days

The federal government has introduced strict punitive measures against foreigners who overstay their visa approved days in the country. Depending on the number of days, foreigners who breach visa deadline may pay from $200 (N72, 000) to $4000 (N1.8million) as sanctions for attempting to beat the system. Inside Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) sources confirmed to THISDAY that this policy has been implemented by the Ministry of Interiors, which also expects to generate huge revenues for the federal government.  For effective implementation of the policy, the federal government has ceded to Concec…

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Lol! 50cent Is At It Again……See How He ‘Disgraced’ Ja Rule (Photos)

50 Cent has taken his pettiness to whole new level after he bought 200 tickets to his rival ,Ja Rule’s concert so that the seats would be empty. “People think I’m mean so go see this. $15 bucks wait what I do now LOL,” he wrote as an Instagram caption alongside a photo of the tickets being sold on Groupon The New York-rapper also added another comment where he revealed that he bought 200 seats to Ja Rules’ show. “I just bought 200 seats in the front so they can be empty. LOL,” he wrote.…

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