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UK Offers Plan to France

UK Offers Plan to France

By Adewale Sobowale, The British Prime Minister, Mr Boris Johnson, has reportedly offered France a five-step plan in order to prevent irregular migration. According to him, he wrote President Emmanuel Macron ‘offering to move further and faster to prevent Channel crossings’. He said he took the step to avoid more appalling tragedies. He was apparently […]

Mexico dismantles the second migrant march

Mexico dismantles the second migrant march

By Nathan Otaba, According to Mexican officials, a group of hundreds of migrants, mostly from Haiti and Central America, who began marching north have accepted to be separated and transported by bus to other towns to apply for humanitarian visas. The migrant march began on November 18 with approximately 2,000 migrants from the southern city […]

EU to impose sanctions on corporations that assist in the smuggling of migrants

EU to impose sanctions on corporations that assist in the smuggling of migrants

By Nathan Otaba, According to Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, the European Commission has suggested targeted sanctions against transport companies that are accused of assisting in the smuggling of persons into the European Union (EU) via Belarus. According to the Xinhua news agency, von der Leyen told the European Parliament on Tuesday that the […]

Ethiopian Government Moves Against TGIF – Adewale Sobowale

Ethiopian Government Moves Against TGIF – Adewale Sobowale

The civil war in Ethiopia has been given a new fillip as the Ethiopian Government has launched a new ground offensive against Tigrayan forces. The spokesperson for Tigrayan forces, Getachew Reda, said there was active fighting on Monday. The fighting was on at least three fronts in the Amhara region. It marked a rise in […]

‘Broke and Broken’ by Adewale Sobowale

‘Broke and Broken’ by Adewale Sobowale

A fear for the people of Afghanistan has been expressed by the UN Migration Agency Chief Antonio Vitorino. He said the ongoing conflict, the grinding poverty and the climate-related emergencies have pushed the country to the brink of collapse.According to him, Afghanistan is in a race against time to help the people prepare for winter since […]

Polish PM accuses Putin of orchestrating wave of Migrant influx

Polish PM accuses Putin of orchestrating wave of Migrant influx

By Nathan Otaba, Mateusz Morawiecki, Poland’s prime minister, has accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of orchestrating a surge of migrants attempting to enter Poland illegally via Belarus, claiming that the “assault” threatens to destabilize the European Union. Thousands of desperate migrants were detained in frigid temperatures on the Belarus-Poland border, where both sides’ forces have […]

Ciham Ali Ahmed, in prison for 8 years, never had a trial, now missing

Ciham Ali Ahmed, in prison for 8 years, never had a trial, now missing

By Nathan Otaba, Ciham Ali Ahmed, an Eritrean-American girl, was imprisoned by the Eritrean government when she was 15 years old, despite the fact that she had never been convicted of a crime. Ciham, now 24 years old, has been held incommunicado for the past six years, and even her family has no idea where […]

Migrant workers granted entry to Taiwan

Migrant workers granted entry to Taiwan

CECC approves measures to resume migrant worker entry, effective immediately. By Nathan Otaba, Chen Shih-chung, the chairman of the Central Epidemic Command Center, stated on Wednesday (Nov. 3) that the center has approved the Ministry of Labor’s (MOL) application to resume migrant worker admission into the country, effective immediately, according to RTI. Minister of Labor […]

Mexican National Guards shoot, kill migrant, wound 4 others

Mexican National Guards shoot, kill migrant, wound 4 others

The truck transporting migrants attempted to ram a patrol vehicle to avoid a roadblock, officers opened fire, according to authorities. By Nathan Otaba, According to authorities, officers from Mexico’s National Guard fatally shot a migrant after firing at a pick-up truck attempting to flee a roadblock. The vehicle, which was transporting 13 migrants, allegedly ignored […]

Poland to Build Border Wall – Adewale Sobowale

Poland to Build Border Wall – Adewale Sobowale

In Poland, the parliament has voted to build a wall on its border with Belarus. That is to block migrants who are illegally entering Poland. A lot of people, mainly from the Middle East and Asia, have tried to cross Poland’s border in recent months. The European Union (EU) is accusing the Belarusian government of […]

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