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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 […]