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Lagos Judge, Akintoye Denies Owning Luxury Flat In Dubai
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Lagos Judge, Akintoye Denies Owning Luxury Flat In Dubai

A Lagos High Court Judge, Justice Adedayo Akintoye, has debunked claims that she owns a multi-million-dollar luxury flat in the world’s tallest building ‘Burj Khalifa’ in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The judge’s rebuttal followed an online newspaper publication alleging she bought a deluxe three-bed apartment on the 64th Floor of the Khalifa Tower despite her approximately $1,700 per month in salaries and allowances. The publication claimed that Akintoye, 63, purchased the property using her Nigerian passport number with an expiry date between March 17, 2011, and March 16, 2016. The judge is assigned to the criminal division of the Igbosere High Court of the Lagos State Judiciary. “Her date of birth of January 31, 1958, was also on file as the sole owner of the lu...
President Buhari’s son in-law, Ahmed Indimi replies Nigerian lady who tackled him for taking the COVID19 vaccine in Dubai
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President Buhari’s son in-law, Ahmed Indimi replies Nigerian lady who tackled him for taking the COVID19 vaccine in Dubai

President Buhari's son-in-law, Ahmed Indimi, took the COVID19 vaccine in the United Arab Emirates four days ago and shared the photos on his Instagram page. A Nigerian lady however took to the comment section to query him for taking the vaccine in Dubai. The IG user wrote ''You guys are all running abroad to take thevaccines? So the one your father in-law purchased, who will now take it....Masses abi Una well done''   Ahmed saw the comment and responded stating that he resides in the UAE and sees no reason he should travel to Nigeria to come and take the vaccine when he can get it there. According to Ahmed, he is not a public office holder and has the right to take the vaccine where he so wishes. Read their exchange below
“Let EFCC come, let FBI come, we’ll settle them,” Obieze Nestor says while buying Rolls Royce Phantom 8 2020 model weeks before he died in Dubai police custody
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“Let EFCC come, let FBI come, we’ll settle them,” Obieze Nestor says while buying Rolls Royce Phantom 8 2020 model weeks before he died in Dubai police custody

Prince Obieze Nestor, a Nigerian man based in Dubai, was filmed inspecting the Rolls Royce Phantom 8 2020 model just weeks before he was arrested by Dubai police and died in custody.   In a video taken weeks before his death, Nestor is heard saying he had paid for the Rolls Royce and he's taking it to Nigeria after inspection.   He added that he isn't bothered about the anti-graft agency, EFCC.   "Let EFCC come, let FBI come, we'll settle them," he said as those in the background agreed with him and laughed.   His friend is also seen in the video buying a Rolls too and saying he was bringing it to Nigeria.   Obieze Nestor was arrested not long after he took to Instagram to flaunt wads of Dollars in a video.   He reportedly d...
Dubai shuts all bars and clubs over Covid spike after Brit influencers who flocked there mocked travel ban
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Dubai shuts all bars and clubs over Covid spike after Brit influencers who flocked there mocked travel ban

Dubai is closing all its bars and pubs in February following a Covid spike after British influencers mocked a travel ban. It follows an increase in Covid cases across the UAE, which has attracted social media stars fleeing lockdown UK. Last week, the UAE was added to a 'red list' of countries where travel to the UK is banned. This means all direct flights from the UAE to Britain have been suspended in a bid to stop the new South African variant of Covid-19. People who choose to fly home from Dubai using indirect flights will be forced to self-isolate at home for 10 days or stay in Government arranged hotel quarantine. A spokesman for the Dubai Media Office blamed "a marked increase in the number of violations of precautionary measures" for the shutdown of its bars and cl...
Dubai Declares Nigerians Must Travel Directly From Nigeria
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Dubai Declares Nigerians Must Travel Directly From Nigeria

This may not be the best of times for Nigeria and its citizens around the world as the latest information reaching Tribune Online has indicated that the Dubai authorities have tactically banned airlines from carrying Nigerian passengers into the United Arab Emirates effective from Monday, 1st February, 2020. According to a circular which emanated from the Dubai Airport Operations Control Center, titled ‘Dubai Travel Protocol Update -Travel From Nigeria’ and dated, Friday, January 29, 2021, the Dubai authorities had declared: ”Kindly be advised that effective from 01 February 2021, the following conditions must be met for travel from Nigeria. “Departing from Nigeria to Dubai, all passengers are required to obtain a negative COVID-19 certificate. The PCR should be conducted within ...
Joshua, Fury To Earn $100 Million Each In Heavyweight Showdown
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Joshua, Fury To Earn $100 Million Each In Heavyweight Showdown

A location has finally been confirmed for the all-British showdown between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury later this year, according to the Gypsy King’s legendary promoter Bob Arum. There has been much clamour for information on the bout, which is being billed as the biggest fight in the history of British boxing – and the destination for the fight is being kept a closely-guarded secret for now. With Saudi Arabia leading the way, and Singapore, Dubai, Qatar and China all staking their claims, Arum has revealed that a location has been decided, with both fighters set to earn a mammoth $100million (£73m) each, regardless of the result in the ring. “We have a location, that’s true,’ Arum told Barbershop Conversations. “We have a location and, as far as the date is confirmed, we ...
Funke Akindele And Husband, JJC Skillz Enjoy Night Out In Dubai
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Funke Akindele And Husband, JJC Skillz Enjoy Night Out In Dubai

Nollywood actress Funke Akindele and husband Abdulrasheed Bello, professionally known as JJC Skillz, on Friday went on a night out in Dubai. The couple and their twin children are in the city of luxury shopping and breathtaking architecture for the UAE premiere of their new film Omo Ghetto the Saga. Six days to the premiere, husband and wife were at KIZA Dubai, a pan-African restaurant, along with Stella Fubara of Dubai Tourism and another friend. “We had fun,” Funke said in the form of a hashtag on an Instagram post. Omo Ghetto the Saga will make history when it becomes the first Nigerian movie to premiere in the United Arab Emirates on January 21. It was premiered in Nigeria on December 25 and has grossed N373milllion in three weeks according to the Cinema Exhibitors Assoc...
Dakore Egbuson, Her Husband Olumide Akande & Their Daughters Vacation In Dubai
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Dakore Egbuson, Her Husband Olumide Akande & Their Daughters Vacation In Dubai

Popular Nigerian actress Dakore Egbuson and her family are spending the much-needed time together as they recently visited Dubai. The movie star took to her social media page to share a cute snap of herself with her husband, their two daughters and her mother. She explained in her caption that they were all together in Dubai. Going by their smiles in the photo, they appeared to be having a swell time together.   https://youtu.be/2rw-fNvrbsk
Funke Akindele Steps Out With Her Twin Children In Dubai
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Funke Akindele Steps Out With Her Twin Children In Dubai

Funke Akindele and the twins arrived Dubai days ago following the release of her Omo Ghetto movie in selected Cinemas in the United Arab Emirates. In some of the videos shared from the ongoing vacation, Funke’s twin boys are seen having fun with at a restaurant and in their hotel room in Jumeirah, Dubai. Funke Akindele welcomed the twin boys in 2018.
“Please close my property”, Erica tells Kiddwaya as he shares photos from his Dubai vacation
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“Please close my property”, Erica tells Kiddwaya as he shares photos from his Dubai vacation

The latest posts by reality stars, Erica and Kiddwaya suggest that their relationship is waxing strong. Kiddwaya who is currently in Dubai for holidays joining his father shared photos of his memorable vacation on his Instagram page. Sharing the photos, the billionaire son wrote; ''Dubai was fun. I shared some iconic moments with some iconic brands. So as I sit back and soak in the great moments with a glass of ice cold @cirocvodka I will never forget meeting such legends in the game such as Mr @jacobarabo while racing around the city in my favorite car @lamborghini. Here’s to more great moments in 2021'' Reacting to the photos, Erica Nlewedim took to the comment writing; “Please close my property”.
Atiku Abubakar Receives Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine In Dubai (Photos)
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Atiku Abubakar Receives Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine In Dubai (Photos)

Nigeria’s former vice president, Atiku Abubakar reportedly took the Pfizer’s vaccine in the United Arab Emirates. The people’s Democratic Party’s presidential candidate in the 2019 general elections took the dose in Dubai to prevent symptomatic cases of Covid-19. The Pfizer’s vaccine, when administered in its full two-dose regimen, was found to be 95 percent effective at preventing symptomatic cases of Covid-19. The effectiveness rate of the vaccine was hailed as a very welcome news amid soaring coronavirus caseloads.
“I have time for all of you today” – Kiddwaya blows hot after being dragged nonstop
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“I have time for all of you today” – Kiddwaya blows hot after being dragged nonstop

Reality star, Terseer Kiddwaya is currently trending on Twitter after being dragged over and over again today. The 27-year-old entrepreneur started the day by sharing a video of himself bathing in his luxury apartment in Dubai. The video barely lasted a minute before trolls attacked the billionaire son for acting immature. As if that was it, Kiddwaya made another post discouraging his fans from comparing him to other reality stars. This ended up being misunderstood as subtly shading the 2020 BBNaija winner, Laycon; this unleashed a second wave of dragging. In another tweet, Kiddwaya openly declared to be ready to take it all and fight back anyone who attacks him again. “I have time for all of you today,” he wrote.
‘Omo Ghetto’ Becomes First Nigerian Movie To Be Released In Dubai Cinemas
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‘Omo Ghetto’ Becomes First Nigerian Movie To Be Released In Dubai Cinemas

Nollywood actress Funke Akindele’s movie Omo Ghetto (The Saga) is set to break the record of being the first Nigerian movie to be released in UAE, Dubai cinemas. Funke, 43, made this known in an Instagram post on Monday. She said it will be released from January 21 in some selected cinemas. “Exciting News for UAE Omo Ghetto fans!The No. 1 film and box office record breaker in Nigeria — Omo Ghetto (The Saga) — is set to break yet another record as the First Ever Cinema Release of a Nigerian film in the United Arab Emirates. “Omo Ghetto (The Saga) is scheduled for release from the 21st of January, 2021 in selected Novo Cinemas in the UAE. Stay tuned for more updates!” she wrote. Omo Ghetto (The Saga) was directed by Funke and her husband Abdulrasheed Bello popularly known as JJC...
How Kogi First Lady, Mrs Rashida Bello Stormed Dubai For Weight Reduction
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How Kogi First Lady, Mrs Rashida Bello Stormed Dubai For Weight Reduction

Report reaching us is that, the first lady of kogi state has been in dubai over 3 months with her entourage I.e. her mum, children, staff and some family members. A close source disclosed to us that Mrs Bello took over 10 ambassadorial suite in Armani hotel Burj khalifa , the tallest building in dubai with one suite worth over $3200 ! N1,552,000 per nite ... We were also told that, she was in American hospital for her weight reduction which made her looking more like a teenager while she also undergone liposuction. Recall that davido took to his IG stories to compliment her kids whom he met at dubai mall during one of their numerous shopping.. Congratulations to the Bello’s....
Rashida Yahaya Bello Thanks Davido For Buying Her Children Gifts In Dubai
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Rashida Yahaya Bello Thanks Davido For Buying Her Children Gifts In Dubai

The first lady of Kogi state, Rashida Yahaya Bello, has taken to her Instagram page to thank award-winning artiste Davido for buying her children gifts. She said the artiste met her kids at Dubai mall and bought them loads of gifts and was also kind to them. According to the first lady, her children would not stop being happy over the kind gesture shown toward them by the Fem crooner. Rashida Yahaya Bello penned down emotional message to Davido for being kind to her kids in Dubai. She prayed for the singer to be uplifted and urged him to keep making Nigeria proud. Sharing a photo of Davido and her kids on her Instagram page, the first lady wrote: “@davido we really appreciate your kind gesture you showed to my children, I was highly overwhelmed with the gifts and I pray y...
Aisha Buhari Jets Out To Dubai For Delivery Of Daughter, Zahra, As Agitation Against Police Brutality Continues In Nigeria
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Aisha Buhari Jets Out To Dubai For Delivery Of Daughter, Zahra, As Agitation Against Police Brutality Continues In Nigeria

This revelation is against widespread belief that Mrs Buhari was in Nigeria at the moment especially after she lent her voice to calls by young citizens for an end to police brutality earlier in the week. Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari, is currently in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, with her entourage ahead of the expected delivery of a baby by her daughter, Zahra. This revelation is against widespread belief that Mrs Buhari was in Nigeria at the moment especially after she lent her voice to calls by young citizens for an end to police brutality earlier in the week. On October 17, the First Lady posted a video on social media that had a photo of President Muhammadu Buhari in a meeting with service chiefs using the hashtag #AChechijamaa, meaning “rescue the people” in Hau...
DJ Cuppy Jets To Dubai With Just Hand Luggage After Waking Up ‘Stressed’
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DJ Cuppy Jets To Dubai With Just Hand Luggage After Waking Up ‘Stressed’

Celebrity disc jockey DJ Cuppy has flown to Dubai, UAE with only a hand luggage. Born Ifeoluwa Otedola, Cuppy said on Tuesday in an Instagram post that she “woke up stressed again” and was on a “one-way ticket to Dubai with just hand luggage.” The 27-year-old took off from London Heathrow Airport. The second of the Otedola children had on Tuesday said on Twitter: “I have to shout out my label @wearePlatoon They LITERALLY let me do WHATEVER I want with my album! #OrginalCopy.”
Bobrisky Gives Erica N1 Million, To Fly Her To Dubai
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Bobrisky Gives Erica N1 Million, To Fly Her To Dubai

Nigerian cross-dresser Bobrisky after fulfilling her promise to the BBN season 5 disqualified housemate Erica by crediting her bank account with the sum of N1,000,000.00 has made another promise to Erica. This time around, Bobrisky promised to sponsor Erica to Dubai with first class cabinet ticket 'Emirate flight' to spent five days in Palazzo Versace Hotel in Dubai. Here is the proof of payment of the sum of N1m. @ericanlewedim just got her 1,000,000 I promised her. I’m not all those ur Instagram audio big girl �. I have more gift � for her Watch the video below https://www.instagram.com/p/CFM_qm9jBeI/?hl=en
Fire Engulfs Popular Ajman Market in Dubai, UAE
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Fire Engulfs Popular Ajman Market in Dubai, UAE

A massive fire has engulfed the popular Ajman market in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). According to official reports, the fire broke out at 6:30 pm on Wednesday evening August 5, in the emirate's new industrial area in Ajman, which is not too far away from Dubai. As at press time no injuries or deaths have been recorded but properties and goods worth millions of dollars has been lost to the fire. The fire incident in Ajman has come less than 24 hours after a huge explosion rattled Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon killing at least 100 and injuring more than 3,000 people. In videos posted on Twitter, fire services can be seen rushing to the Ajman incident site and it took frantic work of three hours by the fire service to put off the flames. Authorities are s...
FBI kidnapped my client, the US had no authority to take him – Hushpuppi’s lawyer says
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FBI kidnapped my client, the US had no authority to take him – Hushpuppi’s lawyer says

Gal Pissetzky, lawyer to instagram celebrity Ramon Abbas a.k.a Hushpuppi has continued his social media defence of the alleged fraudster, claiming he was 'kidnapped' by the FBI as no legal documents were made for his arrest and no extradition treaty exists between the US and the UAE where Hushpuppi was residing.   Hushpuppi was arrested in june in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, by the Dubai Police and later handed over to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the United States.   The FBI in affidavit alleged that the suspected Nigerian fraudster “conspired to launder funds stolen in a $14.7 million cyber-heist from a foreign financial institution.”   He was also accused of being involved in a fraudulent scheme which defrauded a New York-based law firm of app...
Apple Allegedly Denies Dubai Police Access To Huspuppi’s Mac Laptop, iPhone
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Apple Allegedly Denies Dubai Police Access To Huspuppi’s Mac Laptop, iPhone

From an unswerving source in Dubai, it has been reported that Dubai Police have to unlock the devices but to no avail and extended their efforts to Apple who rejected the request based on data protection and customer confidentiality rule. The devices were deceptively encrypted and Apple has stopped overriding the codes. About a week ago, real estate developer Hushpuppi who was arrested for allegedly involving in illegal activities. Reports disclosed that he was arrested after he was connected to a fraud on the unemployment insurance scheme of the USA. Dubai based Hushpuppi, famed for his luxurious lifestyle resides both at home and abroad. The young man lives a fashionable lifestyle. The pictures he posts on Instagram depicts the type of life he lives.
COVID-19: Fresh set of 300 stranded Nigerians airlifted from Dubai
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COVID-19: Fresh set of 300 stranded Nigerians airlifted from Dubai

Three hundred more stranded Nigerians on Friday arrived in the country from Dubai. The Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa made this known on her official Twitter page. She disclosed that all the returnees upon arrival tested negative to Coronavirus. Abike-Dabiri added that they would, however, be tested again at NCDC facility and will proceed on a 14-day compulsory self-isolation. Her tweet read: “300 stranded Nigerian travellers arrive at Abuja Airport from Dubai. They all tested negative for COVID 19 before boarding. “They will be tested again at an @NCDCgov facility while on 14-days compulsory self-isolation as directed by the government.”
Don’t believe stories flying around, EFCC still can’t prove their case against me – Mompha advices from experience after Hushpuppi’s arrest
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Don’t believe stories flying around, EFCC still can’t prove their case against me – Mompha advices from experience after Hushpuppi’s arrest

Mompha has served an advice after Hushpuppi's arrest which has been confirmed the International Police (INTERPOL). It was reported earlier that Huspuppi and his accomplices in Nigeria, Dubai and other countries allegedly defrauded the US government of over $100 million meant for Native Americans in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic. However reacting to this via an Instastory post he shared, Mompha told his followers not to believe the stories flying around. He stated that same stories surfaced when he was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), but he was only charged with selling foreign currency without license. Mompha also disclosed that the anti-graft agency are still yet to prove their case against him.  
See Faces Of Hushpuppi’s Associates Arrested Over Wire Fraud In Dubai, Shared By Kemi Olunloyo
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See Faces Of Hushpuppi’s Associates Arrested Over Wire Fraud In Dubai, Shared By Kemi Olunloyo

Controversial investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has taken to twitter to share photos of Hushpuppi and his associates who were arrested over fraud. Sharing photos and Instagram handles of the suspects via Twitter, she wrote; “THREAD ON THE ARREST OF BILLIONAIRE REAL ESTATE MOGUL Ray HushPuppi. HushPuppi was arrested yesterday in Dubai at his apartment Pallazo Versace along with his entire team. I will introduce them to you one by one. The case belongs to @SecretService @fbi @INTERPOL_HQ and it involves $35M wire fraud meant for #Covid19 testkits. “Pac” is another Dubai based big boy and in HushPuppi’s close knit inner circle. He was arrested alongside HP. Flashy luxurious items on IG page. Real name not known. Authorities will release later. Sean the Escaper w...
“Never Mock Anyone Cause You Don’t Know Tomorrow” – Mompha Reacts To Hushpuppi Arrest
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“Never Mock Anyone Cause You Don’t Know Tomorrow” – Mompha Reacts To Hushpuppi Arrest

News of Nigerian socialite, Ray Hushpuppi being arrested on the grounds of fraud by the International Police in Dubai has set social media abuzz over the last few hours. It’s reported that Hushpuppi and his friend, Mr Woodbery amongst others were reportedly nabbed by Interpol and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI in Dubai. The socialite’s former best friend, Mompha has now in a post on his social media page, sort of mocked him over his arrest. Never mock anyone who is facing a trial case cos you dont know Tomorrow. For those who are worried about me am safe and sound No shaking God never disappoint his own It should be recalled that in October of 2019, Mompha was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, after he allegedly escaped arrest by Inte...
(UPDATED) Ray Hushpuppi And Woodberry Arrested By Interpol In Dubai
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(UPDATED) Ray Hushpuppi And Woodberry Arrested By Interpol In Dubai

#BREAKING Nigerian socialites Ray HushPuppi and Woodberry reportedly ARRESTED by @INTERPOL_HQ tonight in Dubai, UAE. Details soon���� #Kemitalks #KemiOlunloyo https:///tWsVbsTnnuThe details are still sketchy but the report is that the Nigerian socialites, Hushpuppi and Woodberry have been arrested.There are speculations but nothing can be confirmed. Nigerian journalist Kemi Olunloyo took to her Twitter page to announce it.   See video of the  arrest   Update: Nigerian big boy and socialite, Hushpuppi was arrested last night in Dubai, UAE by Interpol. The Nigerian Socialite was arrested alongside his friend 'Woodberry'. Hushpuppi was arrested by a joint special squad of Interpol/FBI For $35Million Fraud (13,539,400,000.00 NGN) MCI gathered that ...
Nigerians & Cameroonians Clash In Dubai ‘Over Beer Price’, 2 Killed
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Nigerians & Cameroonians Clash In Dubai ‘Over Beer Price’, 2 Killed

Two persons were feared dead when groups of Cameroonian and Nigerian traders clashed in Deira, Dubai this week, a witness told The Guardian on Tuesday. The two persons killed were Cameroonians, two witnesses said in separate voice notes the witness sent to our correspondent. A video the witness sent showed a man suspected to be Nigerian bleeding profusely from his head. The fight broke after Cameroonian traders accused Nigerians of selling beers at cheaper rates, thereby drawing more customers to their stores. “Nigerians are selling beer at a cheaper price than they do,” one person familiar with the crisis said in one of the voice notes. “That was the cause of the serious crisis, although they said the situation is under control. People are still fighting in other places.” ...
Nigerians Evacuated From Dubai Protest, Say They Are Treated Like Prisoners
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Nigerians Evacuated From Dubai Protest, Say They Are Treated Like Prisoners

Some Nigerians recently evacuated from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, have stated that they are being treated like prisoners. They told newsmen that the hotel where they are being quarantined in Lagos is surrounded by soldiers who do not allow them to even get fresh air or receive some sunlight within the compound. One of them, who wished to remain anonymous for fear of being victimized, said, “Sincerely, we have not had it good since we returned from Dubai. We all tested negative for COVID-19 but we are being treated as if we have the disease. “We have been here for three days now but we have not been allowed to even breathe fresh air or even feel sunlight on our skin. It is as if we are in prison. Even the food we are being given is not good at all. We are just managing it.” ...
253 Nigerians Arrive From UK, Taken To Isolation Centers
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253 Nigerians Arrive From UK, Taken To Isolation Centers

The second batch of 253 Nigerians evacuated from the United Kingdom yesterday arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. This came 48 hours after the first batch from Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) were brought into the country by Emirates Airlines. The latest returnees were flown into the country on British Airways flight BA9155. The Boeing 747 aircraft with registration Number G-CIVO which conveyed them touched down at 1.45pm. The returnees disembarked from the aircraft after over 30 minutes through a motorised gangway rather than the usual avio-bridge. After the usual temperature screening by officials of the Port Health Services, they were led into luxurious buses which took them to the isolation centers already prepared for them. However, so...
Nigerian woman delivers baby aboard Emirates airline
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Nigerian woman delivers baby aboard Emirates airline

A Nigerian lady Mrs. Kafayat Amusan. one of the stranded Nigerians travellers. returning from Dubai has been delivered of a baby. She delivered complications onboard, which resulted in the plane returning back to Dubai after take off . She is currently been admitted at a Hospital, in Dubai. According to the statement made Available by the Head, Media and Public Relations, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission Abdul-Rahman Balogun said that Mrs. Kafayat Amusan delivered a baby boy onboard Emirates airline departing to Lagos on Wednesday. PTF She is currently on admission at a Hospital, in Dubai. In her response, The Nigerian Ambassador in Dubai, Ambassador Rimi and staff of the Embassy are in touch with the mother and child who are in good condition. The Chairman/CEO Nigerians in Dia...
Nigerian Woman Delivers Baby Aboard Emirates Airline to Lagos
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Nigerian Woman Delivers Baby Aboard Emirates Airline to Lagos

A Nigerian woman, Mrs Kafayat Amusan, one of the stranded Nigerians in Dubai, UAE, has been delivered of a baby boy on board Emirates airline departing to Lagos. This was according to a statement released by Chairman/CEO Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa. She reportedly put to bed on board the plane, 30 minutes after departure, which resulted in the plane returning back to Dubai after take off. Emirates Airline had to change to another aircraft which is now en route to Lagos with 265 returnees on board. Hon. Abike Dabiri congratulated Mrs Amusan for another addition in her family and prayed she return safely to the country. Dabiri-Erewa said she will return to Nigeria after obtaining a birth certificate and other necessary travel documents ...
‘All right, f*ck you’ – Inter icon Zenga was a ‘real a*sh*le’, says Kragl
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‘All right, f*ck you’ – Inter icon Zenga was a ‘real a*sh*le’, says Kragl

The former Italy goalkeeper left a bad impression during his short time working with the now-Benevento midfielder Former Inter star and current Cagliari coach Walter Zenga is "a real a*sh*le", according to Benevento midfielder Oliver Kragl. Kragl played under Zenga as a member of Crotone, who were managed by the former Italy star from 2017-18. The midfielder joined the club from Frosinone in July 2017, but departed just six months later to join Foggia on loan after just five appearances. Zenga, who played in two World Cups and was named 1987 Serie A Footballer of the Year, has managed the likes of the New England Revolution, Wolves, Palermo and Sampdoria while also enjoying stints in Turkey, Romania, Serbia, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. But his brief time working...
I Am Battling Fibroid – OAP Kayla Oniwo Slams Follower
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I Am Battling Fibroid – OAP Kayla Oniwo Slams Follower

Cool FM OAP, Kaylah Oniwo has slammed a follower who congratulated her after assuming her protruding tummy was a “baby bump”. The OAP had shared a photo of herself in a pool in Dubai and the follower commented: “I see baby bump… Congrats.” She wrote it is wrong “to make comments about anybody’s body when you have absolutely no clue about what is going on in there.” “FYI, I have fibroid and it’s not an easy journey, so next time you see something, please keep your comments to yourself.”   View this post on Instagram   Bump: OAP Kaylah Oniwo clashes with a follower A post shared by Instablog9ja (@instablog9ja) on Apr 22, 2020 at 11:32pm PDT
A Cleaner In Dubai Is Equivalent To A Chevron Worker In Nigeria – Erigga
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A Cleaner In Dubai Is Equivalent To A Chevron Worker In Nigeria – Erigga

Warri rapper, Erhiga Agarivbie, popularly known as Erigga has come out to talk about how a cleaner in Dubai is equivalent to a Chevron worker in Nigeria. He made this known in one of his live videos on his official Instaram page.“You know how much them dey make for Dubai? Cleaner for Dubai dey earn something like 350,000, cleaner dey ball for that side oh. Cleaner dey like Chevron worker for there. I don see person when dey earn like 800K for receptionist fro Dubai” He said… However, Nigerians have reacted to the video with some citing high rent, and other amenities. One Dammyrojas wrote: “Lol… you no talk how much dem dey pay for rent,feeding and bills from that 350k monthly.. people will just be talking out of ignorance” MrFrankly wrote: “Ode….chevron worker earning onl...
66-year-old Briton dies of COVID-19 in Lagos
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66-year-old Briton dies of COVID-19 in Lagos

Lagos has recorded its third death since the Coronavirus Pandemic.   The state Commissoner of Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, who announced the death, said the deceased is a 66-year-old Briton who travelled from India to Dubai and then to Lagos on March 17th. “Lagos recorded another #COVID-19 related death: a 66-year-old Briton, who travelled from India via Dubai to Lagos on 17th of March, 2020. As of 7th of April, 2020, there are 10 new cases of #COVID-19 confirmed. The total of #COVID-19 cases in Lagos rises to 130. “Another #COVID-19 patient was discharged after full recovery. This brings the number of discharged patients to 32.” he tweeted   A 55-year-old man was the first to die of Coronavirus complications at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Arab...
Tacha returns back to Nigeria amidst airport lockdown; plans on sharing relief materials
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Tacha returns back to Nigeria amidst airport lockdown; plans on sharing relief materials

Ex-bbnaija housemate and reality TV star, Tacha has finally returned back to Nigeria from the Uk despite the ban on all International flights. Earlier this month, she had said she wasn’t coming back to the country soon because she preferred UK lockdown. Furthermore, she took to her Instagram page to share a video of her returning back to Lagos. She captioned the video saying ; SO STRESSFUL 10hrs STOP IN DUBAI 8HOURS TO LAGOS!! Anyways I’m BACK!!! Deliberating between sharing HAND SANITIZERS, FOODSTUFFS or just SENDING MONEY 
Popular Singer, Ejiro Emokiniovo Dies in Dubai
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Popular Singer, Ejiro Emokiniovo Dies in Dubai

Female lead vocalist of popular singing group, Veentage band, Ejiro Emokinovo, has died. Ejiro passed away in Dubai after an unsuccessful surgery on Thursday March 5th. Ejiro who runs the band with her hubby, Desmond, was in Dubai to perform at the 90th birthday party of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamilia. After the party, she went in for a surgery where she sadly passed away.   Her devasted husband, Desmond, took to Instagram to mourn her death. Sharing photo of a burning candle and a video of one of her performances, he wrote Of a truth, there's no justice in this world.... The worst day of my entire existence... Dear Lord ... You always answer any time we call. Why you chose not to answer yesterday remains a mystery.. ...
Ruler of Dubai organised the kidnapping of his two daughters and threatened his wife, UK court rules
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Ruler of Dubai organised the kidnapping of his two daughters and threatened his wife, UK court rules

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, the billionaire ruler of Dubai orchestrated the abductions of two of his daughters and threatened his wife, a High Court judge has found. The 70-year-old ruler ordered his men to kidnap his teenage daughter Sheikh Shamsa in Cambridge in 2000, before flying her out of the country from his horse-racing headquarters in Newmarket, the court ruled. Shamsa, now 38, had been attempting to stay in the UK, but once returned to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) she has been “deprived of her liberty for much if not all of the past two decades”, Sir Andrew McFarlane, President of the Family Division of the UK High Court has ruled. The Sheikh, a personal friend to the British Royal Family, also ordered his men to stop another daughter, Sheikh Latifa, from ...
Femi Gbajabiamila Allegedly Takes 300 Guests to Dubai For Mother’s Birthday on Public Funds
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Femi Gbajabiamila Allegedly Takes 300 Guests to Dubai For Mother’s Birthday on Public Funds

A fresh report has claimed that Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, sponsored 300 guests to Dubai for mother’s Birthday on public funds. According to Sahara Reporters, who made the claim in an exclusive post titled ‘EXCLUSIVE: Speaker Of Nigeria’s House Of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, Takes 300 Guests To Dubai For Mother’s 90th Birthday On Public Funds,’ the speaker is in Dubai already to celebrate his mother’s 90th birthday, one which is said to run till the 10th of March. The report claimed that the cost for hotel accommodation alone per night will amount to $36,600 (N13,176,000), for all the 300 guests. Calculated for the eight nights that guests will be housed at the hotel, the total comes to $292,800 (N105,408,000). They also went on t...
After Shutting Down Dubai, Davido’s Brother And New Wife Spend Honeymoon In Indonesia, Maldives (Photos)
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After Shutting Down Dubai, Davido’s Brother And New Wife Spend Honeymoon In Indonesia, Maldives (Photos)

Just after shutting down Dubai with their luxurious wedding , Davido’s brother, Adewale Adeleke and his new wife, Kani have both blessed us with photos from their honeymoon in the beautiful city of Bali, Indonesia and the exotic island of Maldives. Mycelebrityandi recalls that the beautiful nuptials between Adewale Adeleke and Ekanem can be termed the classiest and most expensive wedding by any Nigerian in Dubai, in the last one year. Well, the wedding is over now and the newly weds are loving their honeymoon, sharing moments on Instagram that have us drooling over them. It just looks like a whole lot of fun and romance for the couple. See photos
I Left Nigeria To Dubai To Fix My Body But I Am Still Bleeding Water And Blood- Bobrisky Cries Bitterly
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I Left Nigeria To Dubai To Fix My Body But I Am Still Bleeding Water And Blood- Bobrisky Cries Bitterly

If what we are seeing is anything to go by, then we can confidently say all is not well with Bobrisky following her surgery in Dubai. A few weeks ago, Nigerian crossdresser Bobrisky would not let our ears have its peace of mind all because she claimed she had gone under the knife whilst she was in Dubai to have a perfect body. She was even able to convince us that we would be awestruck when we finally get to see her new looks albeit, we have been the least impressed. She was better off the way she looked before this supposed surgery. From a screenshotted post from Bobrisky’s Instastory, she is complaining bitterly of how she has not been able to sit since her surgery and how she has been bleeding blood and water. That, however, did not stop her from shading wannabes—she says ...
Hushpuppi And Blac Chyna Follow Each Other On Instagram, As They Step Out For Dinner In Dubai
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Hushpuppi And Blac Chyna Follow Each Other On Instagram, As They Step Out For Dinner In Dubai

In the late hours of Saturday 15 February, Hushpuppi was pictured at a dinner date with American socialite, Blac Chyna alongside some really close friends. I also noticed that Hushpuppi started following Blac Chyna yesterday and Blac Chyna responded by also following Hushpuppi back. Hushpuppi’s friend Pac took to his instagram page @officialpac02 to share some videos of Hushpuppi and Blac Chyna at an undisclosed restaurant accomplished by some friends. Pac focuses the video on the new found friendship between his childhood friend, Hushpuppi and Blac Chyna before showing some other close friends at the restaurant.
Big Brother Naija Star, Vandora And Her Man Jet Out To Dubai
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Big Brother Naija Star, Vandora And Her Man Jet Out To Dubai

Big brother star Vandora and her man stepped out briefly to Dubai on a lovers holiday and she excitedly posted photos on Instagram while sharing the picture she captioned it @mrcruz_00 and I really did the thing , we are looking for a hashtag with our names … if you have ideas please drop it in the comment section below.. would be so helpful… hashtag? #VanCruz2020
Arsenal And Manchester United Stars Train Together In Dubai
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Arsenal And Manchester United Stars Train Together In Dubai

Arsenal are using the Premier League winter break in order to put the players through their paces in a warm weather training camp in Dubai. The four-day camp is being used by Mikel Arteta to get the squad together and work ahead of the Premier League match against Newcastle United on Sunday 16th February. The camp will also give January signings Pablo Mari and Cedric Soares the chance to integrate in the team after they joined the club on loan deals towards to end of the month. While Mari may have the chance to make his debut against the Magpies, Cedric will still have to wait a few more weeks due to injury. But the two new signings weren't the only new faces during the opening days of the training camp. On a photo re-posted by Gunners' de...
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Lovely Pictures Of Davido And Chioma In Arabian Outfit

Davido and his fiancee Chioma Avril are having the best time of their lives after showing off photos while on vacation in Dubai. Recall that Chioma recently gave birth to the singer's son and he decided to give her a treat by taking her to Dubai to have fun. The singer took to his social media page to show off photos of the duo in Dubai dressed in Arabian outfit. He captioned it: "Desert Day with the Wife ?"
Fans Blast Chioma’s Outfit Worn To Davido’s Brother’s Wedding In Dubai
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Fans Blast Chioma’s Outfit Worn To Davido’s Brother’s Wedding In Dubai

Nigerian celebrity girlfriend and Chef, Chioma Avril Rowland popularly known as Chef Chi, Fiancee of Nigerian musician and song writter Davido has just been trolled by fans for her outfit which they called “terrible”. The outfit which she wore to Davido’s Brother’s wedding ceremony that took place in Dubai got her fans talking as they were not OK with it. They expected more from a celebrity girlfriend like her. Photos, Those are the photos above. What do you think about the outfit? While you are still checking them out to know what to comment, below are some of the reactions she got from fans concerning the outfit, Some fans talked about her knee. They said she should have done knee whitening while some compared her to Davido’s sister Adenike who was also in the photo....
Davido’s Brother Flies His Personal Barber To Dubai For His Wedding Day Haircut
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Davido’s Brother Flies His Personal Barber To Dubai For His Wedding Day Haircut

When billionaires have their weddings, they come with very bold statements. Adewale Adeleke has flown his personal barber all the way from Lagos to Dubai. The HKN chairman and brother to popstar Davido revealed that he had to fly his brother to Dubai in order to get a fresh cut on his wedding day. Mycelebrityani recalls that Adewale Adeleke, was joined by their billionaire father, Adedeji Adeleke and other family members on the 8th of December for his wedding introduction at his fiancee, Kani’s family house in Calabar, Cross River state. Adewale and his fiancee, Kani, got engaged in July and have kicked off their wedding preparations. The Adeleke family converged at the Airport to be airlifted in a round trip Calabar in a private Jet. Wale could be seeing greeting all the elders i...