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Gov Bello Of Kogi Protests US Visa Ban

The Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, has protested the visa restrictions placed by the United States government on sponsors of violence in the Kogi and Bayelsa states governorship elections. The American government had imposed visa restrictions on some Nigerians for undermining electoral processes in the elections. According to Morgan Ortagus, spokesperson for the U.S. Department of State, the decision also targets ...

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 Oshiomhole, Ganduje, Others On US Visa Ban List Revealed

A former governor of Edo State and ex-National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, is among top Nigerians slammed with a visa ban by the United States Government on Monday, SaharaRepoters has reported. Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, and Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello, are also among those affected by the latest US sanction, it was gathered. Governor Nasir ...

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Onyeama Disappointed As US Finally Extends Travel Ban To Nigeria

U.S. President Donald Trump issued an expanded version of his travel ban on Friday that targets prospective immigrants from Nigeria and five other countries, a move that could affect thousands of people and reignite debate on whether the policy is discriminatory. Of the six countries added to the ban, four are African nations and three have Muslim-majority populations. Democrats and ...

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