Three Nigerian citizens attempt to enter Estonia using World Cup fan pass

The Estonian-Russian border. Photo is illustrative. Source: Postimees/Scanpix WVNTR – (BNS) – The Estonian Border Guard on Monday sent back three Nigerian citizens from the Estonian-Russian border after the three individuals attempted to enter Estonia using World Cup fan passes. The three Nigerian citizens, born in 1993, 1991 and 1998, arrived at the railway border […]

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How to apply for Mexico visa in Nigeria

Embajada de México en Nigeria. WVNTR – When thinking of popular vacation spots around the world, Mexico easily comes to mind. Mexico welcomed 39.3 million foreign travelers in 2017. Mexico saw a record revenue from international tourism in 2017, netting $21.3 billion from the sector and up 8.3 percent from 2016, Tourism Minister Enrique de […]

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Majority of illegal migrants to Canada in 2018 are Nigerians with U.S. travel visas

A Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer informs a migrant couple of the location of a legal border station, shortly before they illegally crossing from Champlain, N.Y., to Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, Quebec, Monday, Aug. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Charles Krupa/Associated Press WVN – OTTAWA — Canadian officials in Nigeria are working with the U.S. on developing tools […]

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Video: Over 50 Nigerian migrants rescued on way to Italy

WVN – No fewer than 50 Nigerian migrants were among the hundreds of migrants rescued today in the Mediterranean by Libya’s coastguard and an international charity, Doctors Without Borders(MSF). The Nigerians were aboard a boat with 110 migrants. They were rescued by Aquarius, a ship being operated by MSF,  21 miles from the coast west of […]

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5 Nigerian women turned sex slaves by ISIS in Libya

Islamic State Fighters: turn Nigerians and Eritreans sex slaves   WVN – Five Nigerians were among the 35 women captured by the Islamic state fighters in Sirte, Libya and turned into sex slaves for months. The Nigerians, including  two children and 28 Eritreans  were recovered by Libyan forces last December and then made to face another spell of detention […]

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Visa requirements for Nigerian citizens

WVN – As of 1 January 2017, Nigerian citizens had visa-free or visa on arrival access to 44 countries and territories, ranking the Nigerian passport 91st in terms of travel freedom (tied with Burundian passport) according to the Henley visa restrictions index. Country Visa requirement Notes (excluding departure fees)  Afghanistan Visa required  Albania Visa required  Algeria […]

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