Tag Archives: United Arab Emirates

Nigeria May Suspend Flights From UAE, Netherlands Due to Covid-19 

Musa Nuhu More Covid-19 travel woes…. The Nigerian Government has said it may suspend flights from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and The Netherlands due to the new COVID-19 protocols introduced by both countries for incoming travellers. Musa Nuhu, the Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), announced this while speaking at the Presidential Task Force…

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9ice Spotted On Vacation With His Family In Dubai After Infidelity Scandal

It seems 9ice and his wife Olasunkanmi Ajala have rekindled their relationship and letting love lead. On Wednesday, the music star was seen vacationing in Dubai, United Arab Emirates alongside the event planner and their 6-year-old daughter, Michelle. We suspected few days ago that the couple have mended their relationship after 9ice — real name Abolore Akande — took to Instagram…

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Tony Elumelu’s ‘Dad Sneakers’ Are A Comfy Travel Shoe Trend We Can All Get Behind

Leave it to Tony O. Elumelu to jump on viral fashion trends and rock the hell out of it. The Nigerian economist, entrepreneur and philanthropist was photographed on his way back to Nigeria from the United Arab Emirates sporting a pair of chunky kicks (Balenciaga dad sneakers) that was once regarded as an ultra-lame concept — and…

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UAE Convicts Six Nigerians For Funding ‘Boko Haram’ Terrorists In 2019

Six Nigerians have been convicted by an Abu Dhabi Federal Court of Appeal in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after they were accused of funding of Boko Haram, Daily Trust reports. The conviction which was upheld by the appellate court after they lost an earlier appeal at a lower court saw Surajo Abubakar Muhammad and Saleh…

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US President Donald Trump Has Been Nominated For A 2021 Nobel Peace Prize

President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize following his efforts to help seal a peace deal between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). He was nominated by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a four-term member of the Norwegian Parliament, who told Fox News that for his merit,…

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Update: Hushpuppi’s Trial Set To Begin In U.S Over Alleged Cybercrime

Nigerian Instagram star, Ramon Abbas Igbalode, popularly known as “Hushpuppi“, has been arraigned in a court in California, United States, ahead of his trial on October 13. According to Premium Times, Hushpuppi pleaded not guilty to four counts of conspiracy to commit money laundering conspiracies, wire fraud, international money laundering and engaging in monetary transactions in…

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Aisha Buhari Wants Medical Tourism Reduced After Returning From UAE

Aisha Buhari, the wife of the President Muhammadu Buhari has returned from her exclusive medical trip to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Recall that she had travelled out of the country in the first week of August following a severe neck pain, according to The Punch. The First Lady disclosed her return in an Instagram post shortly landing in Abuja,…

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Nigerian Government Says Stranded Nationals In UAE Can Return From August 29

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said with the August 29 resumption of international flights, Nigerians in a viral footage who claimed to have been compelled to flee to the desert by the United Arab Authorities could return home. The video which drew many criticism showed the stranded individuals standing in an open ground outside a city…

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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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NIDCOM Confirms The Return Of 170 More Nigerians Stranded In Dubai

The Nigerian Government has welcomed one hundred and seventy Nationals from Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, taking the evacuees toll from the Western Asian country to over 3,000. In a tweet shared by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) on Friday, the agency explained that the evacuees arrived at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos on board…

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