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How will Nigeria address closure of Nigerian retail businesses in Ghana?

The Nigerian government says it will take urgent steps to address the closure of retail businesses owned by its citizens residing in Ghana.

COVID-19: Evacuation of stranded Nigerians abroad begins

Nigeria's foreign affairs ministry says about 4000 Nigerians abroad have indicated willingness to come back home, as the process of repatriation has already begun. Meanwhile, the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, says the returnees will need to undergo a compulsory 14-day isolation. Chairman of NIDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa joins CNBC Africa for more.

COVID-19: Nigeria plans to evacuate citizens abroad

Some Nigerians stranded abroad have asked to be brought back home as the COVID-19 outbreak bites harder across the world. Nigeria's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has asked all its missions abroad to compile a list of willing Nigerians who want to come back home. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman and CEO of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission joins CNBC Africa for more.

What Nigeria is doing to tap into diaspora investment for growth

The Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission; Abike Dabiri-Erewa says the idea behind the Nigerian Diaspora Summit is to ensure that Nigerians in the diaspora are the first point of contact for Foreign Direct Investment. She highlighted programs in place to bridge the gap between Nigerians in Diaspora, those back home and the government. She joins CNBC Africa's Christy Cole on the side-lines of the Nigerian Diaspora Investment Summit.

Nigeria’s intervention in protecting Nigerian nationals in diaspora

Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Adviser on Diaspora Affairs to the Nigerian President, says Nigeria has come up with a Diaspora Policy to protect Nigerians. She joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.