Tag Archives: Egypt

Nigeria To Receive Convicted, Paroled Nationals After Release From US, UAE & Egypt

The United States of America, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have indicated interests to repatriate Nigerians that have been convicted, pardoned and paroled in their countries, NAN reports. Boss Mustapha, the chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 and Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), reportedly disclosed this during the daily briefing of the task force…

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COVID-19: Hundreds Of Stranded Nigerians Evacuated From Thailand, Malaysia & Egypt

The Federal Government has revealed that various aircrafts are in the process of evacuating stranded Nigerians from Malaysia, Thailand and Egypt to Nigeria. The Nigerians In Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) disclosed the latest development in seperate tweets on Friday and Saturday. “Chartered @airpeace flight APK-7813 conveying Stranded Nigerians from Malaysia and Thailand departing Kaula Lumpur to Abuja and Lagos…

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Breaking! Former Egyptian President, Hosni Mubarak Dies At 91

According to multiple online reports, Hosni Mubarak, Egypt’s president from 1981 to 2011 has been has died at the age of 91. Egypt’s presidency has already declared three days of national mourning, beginning on Wednesday, after state media released the news. “[Egypt is] declaring a state of general mourning throughout the nation for a period…

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Africa Free Of Coronavirus As Suspected Case In Egypt Tests Negative

Africa has been declared free of coronavirus after a patient in Egypt tested negative for the deadly virus, The Cable reports. The announcement was made by the Egyptian Health Ministry and the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday February 19, barely 48 hours after the foreigner was admitted to a specially designated hospital for isolation after being revealed…

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Nigeria Gets Cameroon In AFCON Round-16, See Complete Fixtures

The Nigerian Super Eagles will face defending champions Cameroon in the Round of 16 of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt on Saturday July 6, 2019. The Super Eagles qualified for the knockout phase after finishing as Group B runners-up following their 2-0 defeat to Madagascar. They now face the Indomitable Lions who booked their place in…

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Super Eagles Loses 2-0 To Madagascar In AFCON Group Stage Final Match, Fans Blows Hot!

The Super Eagles have put a halt to their excellent display in the ongoing African Cup Of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt after they suffered an humiliating defeat in a 2-0 loss to Madagascar in their final group outing at the Alexandria Stadium. Madagascar midfielder, Lalaina Nomenjanahary broke the deadlock in the 13th minute after a…

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EgyptAir: Investigations Reveal Smoke Was Detected Inside Cabin Before Crash, Egypt Sends Submarine To Search For Plane

 Debris from wreckage found at sea  Investigators have confirmed that smoke was detected inside to cabin of the ill-fated Cairo-bound EgyptAir passenger plane before it crashed in the Mediterranean on Thursday, reports BBC. Air industry website, Aviation Herald had earlier reported that smoke detectors went off in the toilet and the aircraft’s electrics, minutes before…

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