‘’We ate cockroaches to survive’’ – Gambian returnee from Libya

Back in 2014 Babucarr Bah, a 25-year-old native of Nema Kunku Village in Western Gambia, closed down his thriving barbershop and...
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Two Gambian migrants recall near drowning incident

Two Gambian men, who were among dozens of rescued migrants off the coast of Libya on 23rd June, told of their near drowning...
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Mother of missing Gambian migrant tells of her loss

The mother of a Gambian migrant who went missing in Libya has said that the time last she heard from her son was four years ago....
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More stranded Nigerians return from Libya

A new group of 157 Nigerian migrants who were stranded in Libya have voluntarily returned home. The returnees, who traveled to...
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Dozens wounded as 140 East African migrants escape traffickers

According to reports from the UN, at least 15 migrants were killed and dozens wounded when a group of migrants escaped Libyan...
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UN sanctions human traffickers in Libya

Six leaders of human trafficking networks operating in Libya have been sanctioned by the United Nations’ Security Council....
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Over 7,000 Nigerians repatriated from Libya so far

A total of 7,746 Nigerians have been repatriated to Nigeria from Libya so far under the International Organization for...
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Migrants reintegrated in Nigeria

A significant number of Nigerian migrants who have been repatriated from Libya after failed attempts to cross the sea to Europe...
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Migrants face “modern-time slavery” in Libya

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has described the situation facing migrants in Libya as “modern-time...
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