US imposes additional visa restrictions on Nigerian nationals

In July 2019, the US State Department imposed visa restrictions on Nigerian nationals believed to be responsible for undermining democracy in the state elections held in February and March 2019 (see post). The Secretary of State has now imposed another set of travel restrictions on (unnamed) individuals for their actions surrounding the November 2019 Kogi and Bayelsa State elections and …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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