Maria Kolesnikova, one of Belarus’s leading opposition figures, has been detained while trying to cross into Ukraine. Kolesnikova was detained while attempting to cross overnight with two other members of the opposition’s Coordination Council who were able to pass through to Ukraine, Anton Bychkovsky, a spokesman for the State Border Committee, said. She and the […]
The Ghanaian Minister of Information, Kojo Nkrumah, on Sunday, defended the $1 million trade levy and other regulations imposed on Nigerian traders in Ghana, noting that Nigeria had equally issued executive orders preventing foreigners from getting jobs which Nigerians can do. The minister said it was astonishing that Ghanaian laws could be described as outrageous, […]
French president, Emmanuel Macron French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday warned against any return to border closures between EU countries due to the coronavirus, even as the number of new infections in the country rose above 7,000. A day after French authorities extended red zones to cover large parts of southern France, Macron instead called […]
A viral video shows a part of the Trump’s “indestructible” border wall collapsing due to strong winds and heavy rains from Hurricane Hanna. The video posted to Twitter by journalist Yadith Valdez on Sunday, July 26, shows construction workers standing by and watching helplessly as fierce gusts knocked down the steel structure separating the US […]
Two youngsters have been hit by stray bullets during a confrontation between customs men and petrol smugglers at Seme border in Lagos State. It was gathered that the two boys – Hunsu Taiwo, 12, and Ganjo Henry, 10, were playing in Sokenu Compound of Seme when they were hit by customs bullets on Friday. The […]
Kim Jong-un North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned against the “hasty” relaxation of anti-coronavirus measures, state media reported Friday, indicating the country will keep its borders closed for the forseeable future. The nuclear-armed North closed its borders in late January as the virus spread in neighbouring China and imposed tough restrictions that put thousands […]
The official said border management affects the economy very considerably hence the need to get all agencies involved in the sector together. The post How to address Nigeria’s border management challenges — Osinbajo appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman, says that the state police command will not tolerated complicity on strict enforcement of the state boundary closure. Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, said in a statement in Enugu on Thursday that the commissioner gave the warning on Wednesday when he addressed security […]
“The attack aircraft took turns in engaging the area, neutralising some of the bandits while few escaped with injuries.” The post Military kills 27 bandits along Katsina/Zamfara border – DHQ appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Nigerian returnees were resident in Togo but decided to return to their country following the outbreak of COVID-19. The post Coronavirus: Another 13 Nigerian returnees from Togo arrive Seme border appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">A total of 66 filling stations across the border communities of Nigeria has reopened for commercial activities in order to ease fuel scarcity in those areas.</p> <h1>The Acting Coordinator of the the Border Drill Operation, Sector 3, Compt. Garba Mohammed, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin […]