Nigeria issues entry ban to travellers from India, Brazil and Turkey over coronavirus fears

Nigeria will ban travellers coming from India, Brazil and Turkey because of concerns about the rampant spread of coronavirus in those countries, a presidential committee said on Sunday. “Non-Nigerian passport holders and non-residents who visited Brazil, India or Turkey within Fourteen (14) days preceding travel to Nigeria, shall be denied entry into Nigeria,” Boss Mustapha,… Read More Nigeria issues entry ban to travellers from India, Brazil and Turkey over coronavirus fears

Pirates attack container ship, abduct fifteen Turkish sailors off Nigeria’s coast

Pirates off Nigeria‚Äôs coast kidnapped 15 sailors from a Turkish-crewed container ship in the Gulf of Guinea on Saturday in a brazen and violent attack that was farther from shore than usual. One sailor was killed in the raid, an Azerbaijani citizen, while those kidnapped are from Turkey, according to the respective governments and a… Read More Pirates attack container ship, abduct fifteen Turkish sailors off Nigeria’s coast