Tag Archives: Nairobi

FG Evacuates 86 Nigerians From Sudan Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

According to Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), eight-six Nationals have been evacuated from Sudan due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman OF NIDCOM on Friday, disclosed this in a tweet where she said they arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja via Air Sudan. According to the NIDCOM boss, the returnees…

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COVID-19: FG Evacuates 172 Nigerians From Uganda And Nairobi

The Federal Government has confirmed the arrival of over 600 Nigerians after they were evacuated from Uganda and Nairobi due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Nigerians in Disapora Commission (NIDCOM), the 172 returnees arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Int’l Airport, Abuja at 10:20 am today July 1st on an AirPeace Flight B777-200. The evacuated Nigerians will…

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Kenyan Governor  Finds 12 Dead Babies Disposed Carelessly In Hospital During Surprise Visit

Nairobi Governor, Mike Sonko gave a surprise visit to a hospital in the Kenyan Capital on Monday, 17th of September but was shocked to discover 12 dead babies hidden in cardboard boxes out of apparent negligence. A doctor and two other staff members at Pumwani Maternity Hospital in eastern Nairobi have since been suspended, the governor…

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Kenya Flood: 7 Dead, Many Trapped In Building Collapse

At least seven people are known to have died, 121 people rescued and several others trapped following a 6/7 storey building collapse at the Huruma residential estate in Kenya, reports BBC. The rainfall in addition has caused landslides, washed away houses and flooded roads. According to police, 14 people died in the Nairobi rains, including…

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Elumelu Meets With ObamaIn Kenya- Photo

 President Barack Obama with co-founders of the Global SPARK coalition, Jonathan Ortmans, CEO of the Global Entrepreneurship Network; Tony O. Elumelu, CON, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation; and SriramBharatam, Chairman, Africa Growth Initiative, (EO); during the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Nairobi, Kenya, over the weekend  An impressive collection of organizations have come together to…

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Erykah Badu Takes On East Africa For Essence Magazine August Issue

Erykah Badu recently visited Kenya, Nairobi and Zanzibar, Tanzanian both in East Africa and during her time there she visited local musicians for a possible collaboration and also stopped by the Maasai market. Her sole purpose however was to shoot the cover and spreads of Essence Magazine’s August issue. Badu rocks various African print inspired…

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