Madam Adenyo: JIFORM Sends Sympathy Message To Adjornor, Family Members

By Our Reporters The Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) has expressed condolences to the family and household members of late Madam Vincentia Adenyo who died at 69 in Ghana. She would be laid to rest on October 16, 2021 at the Atiavi-Volta Region, Ghana according to family sources. The deceased was the mother of […]

Why Project 40/40 Wants To Celebrate Nigerians At Global Summit

By Ajibola Abayomi, The Nigeria Diaspora Project 40/40 has explained why the body is poised to showcase stories and contributions of Nigerians in Diaspora at a global summit slated for Nigeria on October 2 in Lagos at the CMD Conference Hall, Magodo.  The development became imperative according to the body giving the important roles the […]

Human Trafficking: Akande-Sadipe Tackles Law Enforcing Agents

By Ajibola Abayomi The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe has berated the Nigerian law enforcement agencies, the Police Force and the weak Judicial system, saying they were indirectly aiding the high level of impunity by human trafficking and forced labour offenders in Nigeria. The Oluyole Federal Constituency representative said this […]

IOM, Microsoft Release Largest Public Dataset On Human Trafficking

By Ajibola Abayomi The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has released a new synthetic dataset on human trafficking, made possible by innovative technology developed in partnership with Microsoft Research.   This dataset represents the largest collection of primary human trafficking case data ever made available to the public, while enabling strong privacy guarantees that preserve […]

IOM Counsels Edo Residents Against ills Of Irregular Migration

By Ajibola Abayomi, The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) through its Migrants as Messengers (MaM) project has taken its awareness campaign to the Edo State Polytechnic, Usen in Ovia-South-West Local Government Area of the state. The awareness exercise was carried out through the MaM ‘Migration Room,’ whereby returned migrants interact with potential migrants to discuss […]

Dr Ijoma’s UN Appointment Excites JIFORM

By Our Reporter The Journalists International Forum for Migration (JIFORM) with headquarters in, Lagos Nigeria has congratulated its Francophone Coordinator based in Togo, Dr Williams Azuma Ijoma over hisappointment as the Deputy President of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UNESC) on Diplomatic Representative Affairs. Ijoma has been a consistent passionate migration advocate in Africa […]

Immortalize Uwaifo As god Of Arts, JIFORM Tells Govt

Adejobi Oni The Journalists International Forum For Migration, JIFORM has called on the Federal Government of Nigeria to keep the memories of late Sir Victor Uwaifo, a music icon who passed on at 80 on Saturday describing him as a god of arts. In a tribute to the Benin, Edo State born legend, Ajibola Abayomi, […]

JIFORM Invites Sanwo-Olu, Foreign Affairs Minister To Global Summit In Canada

By Adekola Adeoye The Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) has invited the Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama to its third annual migration summit in Canada. Participants from North America, Europe, Asia, South and North America, Africa and from several countries have confirmed participation at the hybrid […]

JIFORM President Receives NIS Award

By Our Reporter On Tuesday the Nigeria Immigration Service, Passport Office, Alausa, Ikeja honoured the President, Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM), Ajibola Abayomi with a recognition award from the command. Ajibola who paid a courtesy call on the Passport Control Officer (PCO) Deputy Comptroller NJ Dashe, during an interaction with journalists praised the NIS […]