Tag Archives: UAE

Air Peace Inaugural Flight Gets Warm Reception in Dubai 

Nigerian aircraft carrier, Air Peace, was warmly received at the Sharjah International Airport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), following the introduction of international flights services to the Middle East nation. The B777 aircraft, operated by the Chief Pilot of Air Peace, Capt. Victor Egonu departed for its first international flight at the Murtala Muhammed…

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Trouble For Corrupt Nigerians As Buhari Signs Anti-Corruption Agreements

President Buhari on Thursday signed some agreements bordering on Anti- Corruption, Tax Admin, and Intellectual Property Protection. He also signed a deal with the United Arab Emirates, UAE, to extradite Nigerians who abscond to the country after committing crimes in the country. The UAE, especially Dubai, one of its major regions, is one of the…

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Dubai Properties: Investigate Buratai – Group Urges EFCC

 “President Buhari Aided By Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo Decorating Chief Of Army Staff, Maj.-Gen. Tukur Buratai With His New Rank Of Lt.-Gen”  An anti-graft coalition, the Civil Society Network Against Corruption (CSNAC), has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, over alleged diversion of funds to…

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UAE Creates New Ministerial Portfolios For Happiness & Tolerance

Shamma al-Mazroui, 22, Minister for Youth Ohoud al-Roumi, Minister For Happiness     The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday appointed women to the newly created posts of state ministers for happiness and tolerance, and a 22-year-old female for youth affairs. Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum named eight women as he revealed his latest…

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Photos: President Buhari Meets With African Ambassadors, Nigerian Professionals & Nigerian Community In Abu Dhabi

President Muhammadu Buhari met with African Ambassadors in the United Arab Emirates and Nigerian professionals in the UAE on Tuesday, 19th January 2016 at the Emirates Palace. The President who travelled alongside Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, ambassador of Nigeria to UAE, Ibrahim Auwalu and Nigeria’s Mister of Power, Babatunde Fashola, also met with…

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My Decision To Resign Has Nothing To Do With Oliseh- Emenike

  UAE striker Emmanuel Emenike has maintained his decision to quit international football had nothing to do with coach Sunday Oliseh. Emenike announced he will no longer be available for selection by Nigeria to join Lille goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, who also called time on his Eagles career. As reported by Vanguard, 28-year-old Emenike, who has…

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UAE’s First Female Fighter Pilot Volunteers To Eliminate ISIS Militants in Syria

She’s raining bombs on terrorist thugs! Maj. Mariam Al Mansouri, 35, joined the United Arab Emirates‘ (UAE) airforce once the military branch accepted women. She graduated the academy in 2008 and now pilots an F-16 Block 60 fighter jet, likely among those taking part in the air strikes against Islamic State terrorists in Syria. The…

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