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[Press Release] Deportation: I-Nigerian Urges States to integrate all Citizens

I-Nigerian Renaissance Initiative Chatti Plaza, Sapele Street, Garki II Abuja Press Release Deportation: Let’s Stop This Saga … News about ‘deportation’ of some destitute of Anambra State origin to Onitsha by the Lagos State Government, which broke on 14th of July 2013, finally brought to the fore, a...

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Uzor Kalu laments over deportation of Igbos from Lagos‏

By Citizens Platform Former Abia state governor, Orji Uzor Kalu has lamented the ‘deportation’ of 67 persons of Igbo ethnicity, by the Lagos state government, describing it as a “thoughtless and unprovoked action.” Kalu expressed his displeasure in a piece published in The Sun, and als...

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[Laz Ude Eze] Governor Fashola and the Politics of “Deportation”

“A world without walls is the only sustainable world. . . . If the world is dominated by people who believe that their races, their religions, their ethnic differences are the most important factors, then a huge number of people will perish in this century.” – Bill Clinton, 42nd President of the Uni...

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Deportation: Ohanaeze youths demand apology from Fashola

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youths Congress, a pan-Igbo youth organization has given Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola three days to apologise over the deportation of 72 people to Onitsha or risk public protests or rallies. Reacting to the deportation saga, the youths described the action of the Lagos State Governm...

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Deportation: Igbo Demand Recall, Compensation

Fashola Got It Wrong, Says Ezeonwuka IGBO indigenes, under the umbrella of South East Revival Group (SERG), have demanded that Lagos State Governor, Raji Fashola, immediately recall Igbo expelled from the state.     They also want them to be compensated without delay and provided “decent plac...

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Deportation: CNPP cautions Obi against inflammatory statements

The Lagos Chapter of the Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) on Friday urged  Governor Peter Obi of Anambra State not to allow the ‘deportation’ of Igbo controversy cause rancour  among Igbo and Yoruba in the state. The Lagos State environmental task force  had on July 24, 2013 allegedly ...

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Fashola, Obi Bicker over Deportation of Beggars

The verbal war between Governor Peter Obi and Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos over the latter’s deportation of some Anambra indigenes is taking a new dimension as Governor Obi has threatened a reprisal while Fashola has warned him against hitting up the polity. The Lagos State Government began the ...

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Lagos ACN assures non-indigenes of their safety; defends deportation

By Citizens Platform The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), Lagos chapter has assured the Igbo and other ethnic groups in the state of their safety, asking them to disregard those behind ‘cheap and dirty politics that the state is no longer suitable for non-indigenes’. According to a statement Tuesday by ...

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Manko debunks alleged ‘deportation’ of Igbos

Kazeem Ugbodaga The Lagos Security Council has debunked deportation of 67 Igbos to Anambra State, saying the affected people indicated interest to be resettled in their home town. Briefing newsmen today after the State Security Council meeting at the State House, Ikeja, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, Commissioner ...

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Fear Of Boko Haram: Mass Deportation Of Illegal Aliens

The Nigerian Immigration Service has commenced the mass deportation of illegal aliens arrested in different parts of Lagos State, southwest Nigeria following fears of the presence of suspected Boko Haram members in the state. Security has been beefed up at strategic areas in the state to prevent attack on Lag...

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