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Eritrea’s President meets Sudanese officials amid Ethiopia tensions

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz have discussed bilateral ties in a call, the second conversation between the two leaders in less than a month. In a brief statement, Turkey’s communications directorate said the two leaders evaluated matters on issues affecting both countries and steps to be taken to […]

“Why 600 Nigerians Haven’t Been Evacuated From Saudi Arabia” –Dabiri-Erewa

The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Ms Abike Dabiri-Erewa has responded to a viral video depicting Nigerians pleading to be returned from Saudi Arabia. While Ms Dabiri-Erewa said she could not verify the video, she confirmed that 600 Nigerians are currently awaiting deportation from the Muslim country. The NIDCOM Chief, who appeared on […]

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 […]

Eid-Ul-Fitr: Saudi Arabia, UAE Mosques To Remain Closed

Mosques will remain closed for prayers on the Eid-Ul-Fitr festival in Saudi and United Arab Emirates. The Saudi Press Agency on Friday said the Islamic Affairs Minister, Abdullatif al-Sheikh, gave instructions not to have Eid prayers in mosques. The Agency quoted Sheikh Abdul Bari al-Thubaiti, the prayer leader, of the Prophet’s Mosque in Medina, as […]

FG Received 292 Stranded Nigerians From Saudi Arabia

The Federal Government has evacuated 292 Nigerians who were stranded in Saudi Arabia due to the lockdown necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic. The flight conveying the evacuees arrived late on Tuesday night, May 19, 2020, at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja. Their arrival was announced by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama via […]

Lazio Defeat Juventus To Win Super Cup

Lazio won the Italian Super Cup for a fifth time on Sunday, December 22, 2019, defeating Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus 3-1 in a game played in the Saudi Arabia capital of Riyadh. Lazio, the only team to have defeated Juve in Serie A this season, were in front through Luis Alberto after just 16 minutes. Channels […]