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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 […]

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 […]

Israeli, UAE Firms Join Forces In COVID-19 Research

Firms from the United Arab Emirates and Israel have signed an agreement to jointly develop research and studies on the novel coronavirus, the UAE’s state WAM agency reported. The business deal comes days after a surprise political agreement between the UAE and Israel to normalise relations, a historic shift which will make the Gulf state […]

Coronavirus: 331 Nigerians Arrive In Abuja From UAE

Three hundred and thirty-one Nigerians have arrived in Abuja, the nation’s capital from the United Arab Emirates. The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) disclosed via its Twitter handle on Friday, August 7, 2020. According to the agency, the flight conveying the returnees landed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at about 2:00 pm. The […]

FG Evacuates 306 Nigerians From UAE

306 Nigerians have been evacuated from the United Arab Emirate (UAE). The latest evacuation was announced by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) via a tweet. The tweet reads, “Air Peace flight conveying 306 evacuees arrive Nnamdi Azikiwe Int’l Airport, Abuja at about 0844HRS from UEA, today Wednesday, 5th of August, 2020.” According to the […]

UAE Postpones Mars Probe Launch Due To Weather Conditions

The United Arab Emirates announced Tuesday, July 14, 2020, the postponement of the launch of its “Hope” Mars probe due to weather conditions at Japan’s Tanegashima Space Center.  The UAE Government disclosed on Twitter that ”the UAE Space Agency and the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Center, in collaboration with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, have announced a […]

Fraud: Dubai Police Extradites Hushpuppi And Woodberry To United States

Alleged criminal mastermind Raymond Igbalode Abbas, known as Hushpuppi and his friend Olalekan Jacob Ponle popularly called Woodberry has been extradited from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to the United States. This was revealed in a statement by the Dubai Police on Thursday, July 2, 2020, which the US Federal Bureau of Investigations extended its […]