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Ex-Governors, Senators Own 130 Dubai Assets

More than 130 choice assets have been bought with looted funds in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), by some Nigerian ex-Governors, Ministers and Senators. These assets are among the over 800 traceable to Nigerians in the UAE, including top Security and Military Officers, even as bribery and corruption, proceeds from commercial tax evasions, illicit activities engaged […]

Zimbabwean Journalist Freed After Arrest Over Tweet

A Zimbabwean High Court has freed award-winning Journalist Hopewell Chin’ono on bail, following his arrest earlier this month for allegedly obstructing justice by tweeting about a gold smuggling case. Chin’ono had been incarcerated at a maximum-security prison for the past 17 days, accused of breaching his previous bail conditions by tweeting about the possible Court […]

UAE To Grant Infectious Disease Experts, Others ‘Golden’ 10-Year Residence

The United Arab Emirates has said it will grant all Doctors and infectious disease experts living in the Country a 10-year visa, who are helping to combat the coronavirus pandemic. This was disclosed on Sunday, November 15, 2020, as the country has so far recorded more than 150,000 cases of the Corona virus disease, including […]

Dubai Holds First ‘Real Life’ Conference After COVID-19 Shutdown

“Don’t touch the screen!” warned an organiser as participants attempted to print their badges, via barcodes sent to their phones, at Dubai’s first “real life” business conference since the coronavirus shutdown hit in March 2020. The glitzy emirate hosts dozens of conventions every year, from political events to technology and lifestyle forums, but for months […]

Dubai Reopens Doors To Tourists Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Dubai has reopened its doors to international visitors on Tuesday after a nearly four-month closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The move is in hope of reviving its tourism industry which generates huge income for the nation before the closure of its borders in the heat of the pandemic. “A warm welcome to your second […]

COVID-19: Three Dubai Evacuees Test Positive

Three of the returnees recently evacuated from Dubai have tested positive for Coronavirus. According to Channels TV, the Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, Professor Akin Abayomi, announced this on Sunday, May 17, 2020, via his Twitter handle. He said the evacuees tested positive following a test conducted on them and have been admitted to […]

COVID-19: Minister Tells Doctors Not To Indulge In Unauthorised Treatment

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has called on Medical Doctors and other Healthcare Professionals to shun unauthorised treatment of persons infected with Coronavirus. He made the call on Thursday, May 7, 2020, during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja. He said: “All healthcare professionals and associated personnel […]