Canada doubles cost-of-living requirement for international students

By Jimisayo Opanuga The Government of Canada has announced that the cost-of-living financial requirement for study permit applicants will be raised significantly, starting January 1, 2024. The government says the increase is necessary to ensure that international students are financially prepared for life in Canada, which has become significantly more expensive since the previous requirement […]

Canadian Embassy in Abuja suspends visa operations, others, after fire incident

  Canadian Embassy   By George Oshogwe Ogbolu The Canadian High Commission in Abuja, on Tuesday announced the suspension of its operations after a fire incident at the commission on Monday. According to NAN, no staff except security personnel were seen at the high commission, situated at 13010G, Palm Close, Diplomatic Drive, in the Central […]

FG, Canada strengthen ties to fight human trafficking

The federal government and the Canadian government on Tuesday vowed to scale up efforts in stemming the tide of Trafficking in Persons and Migrants smuggling.  The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, said the two countries, through the technical partner; Ark Group, will promote projects to consolidate on the agency’s past […]

Nigerian man sentenced to two years house arrest in Canada for being fake immigrant officer

Nigerian man sentenced to two years house arrest in Canada for being fake immigrant officer By Adekunle Dada A Nigerian national, Chinenye Alozie, has been sentenced to two years of house arrest for forging bank records and other documents to help would-be immigrants safely enter Canada. The 35-year-old father-of-four pleaded guilty to acting as an […]

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Picture: Canada: Two Nigerians shot dead near Toronto in night-club shooting while working as security guards

By Ashimedua Adebiyi After a shooting at a nightclub in the city of Vaughan, Ontario, north of Toronto, two Nigerian men, Tosin Amos Arowoshegbe and Eze, have lost their lives. York Regional Police’s investigators disclosed that officers got to that scene after a report of a shooting at ATL Lounge, a restaurant and nightclub was […]

Pictures; Canadian High Commissioner Tokar playing Chess with ‘Area Boys’ in Oshodi

Canadian High Commissioner Tokar playing Chess with ‘Area Boys’ in Oshodi Tokar playing chess with area boy at Oshodi underbridge Canadian High Commissioner, Kevin Tokar was seen in Oshodi Underbridge playing Chess game with popular street urchins, ‘Area Boys.’ Tokar was in Oshodi Underbridge on Tuesday in the company of eight sailors from the HMCS […]

Canadian Truckers’ Protest: Physician, Heal Thyself – By Olalekan Adigun

By Olalekan Adigun | Lagos, Nigeria | February 14, 2022 – Ottawa, the capital city of Canada, has been the hotbed of the far-rightwing-inspired Canadian truckers’ protests tagged #FreedomConvoy2022 since late January. The #FreedomConvoy2022 started as a protest against mandatory vaccinations for truckers to cross the border into the United States and has grown into broader dissent […]

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