Tuesday, August 3, 2021

COVID-19: 160 stranded Nigerians depart U.S. for Abuja

They are returning aboard an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 aircraft under the special flight arrangements by the Federal Government for nationals stranded...

COVID-19: Evacuation of 700 Nigerians from US begins May 10

Evacuation of Nigerians stranded in the U.S. due to the novel coronavirus pandemic is to begin on May 10, according to the...

UPDATED: Buhari bans non-essential inter-state passenger travel till further notice

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in a nationwide broadcast ordered a ban on non-essential inter-state passenger travel until further notice.

Interpol foils Nigeria-linked €1.5m face mask fraud

The International Criminal Police Organisation says it has foiled a coordinated multinational face masks supply fraud worth €1.5 million allegedly linked to...

Niger turns back trailer-load of Lagos returnees

A trailer coming from  Lagos State  with no fewer than 50 people has been turned back for flouting the Niger State Government’s...

Bribe-seeking Abia NSCDC officer shoots dead commercial driver

A commercial vehicle driver, Amobi Igwe, was on Wednesday killed by a trigger-happy officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps,...

NEWSCOVID-19: UK to evacuate other nationals as cases in Nigeria hit 373

The United Kingdom’s Mission in Nigeria has announced plans to begin evacuating another set of British nationals from Saturday, amid COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19: 136 South Africans evacuated from Nigeria

136 South  Africa nationals were, yesterday, airlifted  out of Nigeria through the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. This makes...

Nigerians abroad must test negative for COVID-19 before evacuation — FG

The Federal Government has said  Nigerians abroad, who wish to be evacuated, must test negative for the coronavirus. This...

AON threatens to stop all flights to Rivers if pilots are not released

Air Operators of Nigeria, AON, Wednesday threatened to stop all flights operations to Rivers State for three months if the remanded pilots...

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