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Emirates to deploy extra flights for the upcoming Hajj season

Emirates to deploy extra flights for the upcoming Hajj season

Emirates will be operating extra flights to Jeddah to help facilitate travel for thousands of pilgrims this year heading to and from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for Hajj. Emirates will be operating 45 additional flights to Jeddah and 12 additional flights to Medina from 17 August until 11 September to help serve the 2 million pilgrims

Trump sacks Nigeria’s Ogunlesi as adviser

Nigerian born international CEO, Adebayo Ogunlesi has now ceased to be an adviser to embattled US President Donald Trump. Trump sacked him today along with other distinguished CEOs counselling him via two councils on how to “Make America Great Again”. Adebayo Ogunlesi: to advise Trump on the economy Trump sacked Ogunlesi on Twitter, when he

Concerned Nigerians Group Suspends Protest After Attack

The Concerned Nigerians Group calling for the resignation and resumption of President Muhammadu Buhari will end its sit out today, a day after its members were attacked at the Wuse market in Abuja. A co-convener of the group, Charles Oputa popularly called Charly Boy told Channels Television that the group is restrategising on how to

BREAKING: Gunmen attack EFCC headquarters

Some gunmen attacked the head office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja on Wednesday. Wilson Uwajaren, spokesman of the commission, who disclosed this in a statement hours after the incident, said the gunmen left a death note for one of the anti-graft agency’s detectives. He disclosed that the intruders could not

US raises alarm over anti-obesity devices

But three of the five patients died within three days of their supposedly low-risk operation. The other two died within a month. The FDA said it is not clear whether the deaths were caused by the devices – which were approved in 2015 – or the surgical process. Five people have died after have anti-obesity

Obama’s response to Virginia attack most liked tweet of all time

A tweet written by the former U.S. President Barack Obama in the wake of the white supremacist rally in Virginia has become the most liked message ever posted on Twitter. “No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin or his background or his religion” Obama wrote on twitter, quoting

BREAKING: Osinbajo assigns portfolios to new ministers

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has assigned portfolios to the two ministers who were sworn in three weeks ago. Stephen Ocheni and Suleiman Hassan were sworn in in May, several weeks after they were confirmed by the Senate, due to President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence. ‎Mr. Ocheni will fill the vacuum created by the death of

Ozubulu: Police invite Ikegwuonu

The Anambra State Police Command has invited Chief Aloysius Ikegwuonu, who suspected assailants were said to be looking for when they attacked St Philip’s Catholic Church, Amakwa Ozubulu penultimate Sunday. Ikegwuonu’s father was among the 13 people who lost their lives during the attack in which nearly 30 people were wounded. Police Public Relations Officer,