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Nursing Home Rapist entered Ireland illegally from Nigeria

Nursing Home Rapist entered Ireland illegally from Nigeria

52 year old Nigerian Man Emmanual Adeniji who raped an elderly Nursing home resident with Alzheimer's in her bed during the Covid-19 lockdown in April , had entered the country illegally in the year 2000 without a valid passport . The Sunday World has revealed that Mr Adeniji subsequently lodged
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Rosslare Port Lodge Hotel to open as Direct Provision Centre

Rosslare Port Lodge Hotel to open as Direct Provision Centre

The Department of Justice has announced that the Rosslare Port Lodge Hotel in Wexford will open as Direct Provision Centre for asylum seekers in the coming weeks . The Port Lodge Hotel located in the Sunny Seaside resort of Rosslare will accommodate one hundred Asylum Seekers and provide independent living facilities to residents .
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Tensions High in Offaly as Asylum Applications reach 16 year high

Tensions High in Offaly as Asylum Applications reach 16 year high

Figures from the Department of Justice show Asylum applications at a 16 year high with some 4,700 asylum applications in 2019.The top 5 Countries of Origin for Asylum Seekers entering Ireland were Albania , Georgia , Zimbabwe , Nigeria and South Africa with most asylum seekers arriving at Dublin Airport
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Opinion : Will Ireland experience crime levels seen in Sweden?

Opinion : Will Ireland experience crime levels seen in Sweden?

A recent YouTube video from a young woman living in Sweden, both moved me and made me ask the question, just how long will it be before Ireland experiences similar crimes and governmental cover ups? I happened upon the page of a Swedish young woman
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Ireland 2040 plan  - Rural Towns to double in population size by 2040

Ireland 2040 plan - Rural Towns to double in population size by 2040

The national framework plan 2040 , commonly referred to as the Ireland 2040 plan is a government plan to double the population of Irish Towns and Cities . The plan estimates an increase of 1 million people in population growth by 2040 . Half of this number will come through Immigration .
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County Clare gets third Direct Provision Centre

County Clare gets third Direct Provision Centre

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Clare Lodge in Ennis will become the third Direct Provision Centre in County Clare . The Department of Justice has confirmed that the hotel will re-open its doors to asylum seekers with 65 adults set to arrive shortly in the town. The two other centres in Clare are Knockalisheen in
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The Big Earners of the Direct Provision Asylum Industry in Ireland

The Big Earners of the Direct Provision Asylum Industry in Ireland

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The state has paid out € 1.2 Billion of public money on accommodation for asylum seekers since the year 2000 . The system of accommodation known as the Direct Provision system began in the year 2000 with 1 centre at the former holiday resort known as Mosney in Co Meath , and
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Letter to Editor - Direct Provision and Asylum

Letter to Editor - Direct Provision and Asylum

Letter to Editor 20-11-2019 Dear Editor , I just wanted to write to you about asylum seekers and direct provision. Figures from the department of Justice show there were 3,762
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Opinion : Green Party Proposal to add 3.4 million to population would seriously damage environment

Opinion : Green Party Proposal to add 3.4 million to population would seriously damage environment

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A Proposal by Green Party TD Eamon Ryan , to increase the population of Ireland by 3.4 million suggesting we "bring in people as refugees in scale" would seriously damage the environment . In an address to the Dail , Mr Ryan says "we have to start planning for
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Nigerian Priest - Nigerians who pose as refugees are "fraudsters"

Nigerian Priest - Nigerians who pose as refugees are "fraudsters"

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The following account appeared in the Irish Times on 14 August 2000 I am a Nigerian priest who came to Dublin from Rome a couple of weeks ago to study. Shortly after my arrival in Dublin I was asked: "Are you a refugee?" I replied: "No, I am not, I
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McDowell - Asylum Seekers are telling "cock and bull stories" and "complete rubbish" to get into Ireland

McDowell - Asylum Seekers are telling "cock and bull stories" and "complete rubbish" to get into Ireland

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Speaking at an oireachtas debate on Wednesday 18 May 2005 (Select committee on Justice and Equality) the then Justice Minister Michael McDowell said the committee .. "have no idea whatsoever of the complete rubbish in the stories that people come up with in order to get into Ireland" .."If Irish
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Opinion : We all want a better life but through the proper channels

Opinion : We all want a better life but through the proper channels

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I think most of us want a better life . Whether its improved income levels , health , relationships etc , We all want something better . BUT you have to go through the proper channels . If for example , I needed more money would it be ok
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Achill Island: Packed Meeting to discuss proposed Direct Provision Centre

Achill Island: Packed Meeting to discuss proposed Direct Provision Centre

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There was a packed meeting on Achill Island last night to discuss plans by the department of Justice to open a Direct Provision Centre for Asylum Seekers at the Achill Head Hotel, Keel East, Co. Mayo. The shock announcement which came as a surprise to locals follows recent announcements by
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Sweden battling high crime rates among migrant communities

Sweden battling high crime rates among migrant communities

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Sweden's chief prosecutor has warned that a district in the capital of Stockholm called Rinkeby which has a 90% migrant population is becoming a Warzone where police have to enter in Army formation . Other cities like Uppsala have been plagued with months of violence with criminals using hand grenades to
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Carrickmacross Women say they are fearful of Migrant Gangs

Carrickmacross Women say they are fearful of Migrant Gangs

Women in the town of Carrickmacross County Monaghan say they now feel unsafe and afraid walking the streets of Carrickmacross due to large gangs of migrant men congregating around the town . Last Year , the Department of Justice paid Trenthall Ltd 934k euro to find accommodation for asylum seekers
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Watch : Donegal Woman speaks against direct provision centre in her area

Watch : Donegal Woman speaks against direct provision centre in her area

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Claire Quinn who lives on the Donegal Derry border speaks against direct provision centre in her area at Moville. Statistics from the office of the refugee applications commissioner (now called the international protection office) show that between 2001 to 2016 out of 54,000 asylum applications only 8% were
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Galway : Local Fury at plans to turn Connemara Gateway Hotel into Direct Provision Centre

Galway : Local Fury at plans to turn Connemara Gateway Hotel into Direct Provision Centre

There was a packed house and angry scenes at a public meeting in Oughterard Galway on Wednesday at speculation that a local hotel , the Connemara Gateway would be turned into a Direct Provision Accommodation centre for Asylum Seekers . The meeting attended by some 700 people heard
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Direct Provision to cost taxpayer 120 million up 50%

Direct Provision to cost taxpayer 120 million up 50%

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A Department of Public Expenditure report has indicated that upwards of €120 million would be spent this year on the Direct Provision System (the system of accommodation for people claiming asylum in Ireland) . This represents a 50% increase on the 2018 figure of €78 million which itself
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Coudenhove-Kalergi , EU Migration and Ireland's Future

Coudenhove-Kalergi , EU Migration and Ireland's Future

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In 1923 Munich Germany , a man named Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi founded the Pan European Union also known as the Pan Europa Movement. His goal was the creation of a single European State as laid down in his manifesto entitled 'Paneuropa' . His ideas would later form the rock on
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Blanchardstown : Woman pushed off bike outside Mosque

Blanchardstown : Woman pushed off bike outside Mosque

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A woman called Rose tells 98FM about how she was shoved off her bike into oncoming traffic outside the Corduff mosque on Blanchardstown Rd North last Friday leaving her black and blue while the men laughed and walked off . She described how the incident had left her in tears
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