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19 Jun 2017
Qatar on Monday demanded neighbouring states lift their "blockade" of the emirate as a pre-condition for crisis talks, even as the United Arab Emirates warned its isolation could last years.
12 Jun 2017
Qatar's Central Bank said on Monday banking transactions at home and abroad were continuing normally despite the diplomatic crisis which has seen several Gulf countries sever ties with the emirate.
8 Jun 2017
Bahrain Thursday followed the United Arab Emirates in announcing that expressing sympathy for Qatar over sanctions imposed by its Gulf neighbours was an offence punishable by a lengthy jail term.
5 Jun 2017
Qatar on Monday slammed the decisions of three Gulf states to sever ties with it, saying they were "unjustified" and aimed to put Doha under political "guardianship".
5 Jun 2017
Gulf states on Monday cut diplomatic ties with neighbouring Qatar and kicked it out of a military coalition, less than a month after US President Donald Trump visited the region to cement ties with powerhouse Saudi Arabia.
6 Dec 2016
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has assured that the Federal Government would address obnoxious policies on visa and banking against Nigerians in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
7 Oct 2016
Emirates has revamped its corporate loyalty programme, Emirates Business Rewards, to provide greater value and added features for customers.
20 Jul 2016
Crude oil prices were two-month low early yesterday, on fears that global inventories of crude and the increase in United States rig count could remain high.
6 Jul 2016
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) will be co-managing the Africa Investment Forum (AIF) with the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) as part of major conference highlights ...
10 Mar 2016
The authorities have closed schools across UAE and suspended air traffic at an international airport as rain floods the streets of Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The storm is expected to continue, meteorologists warn. In neighbouring Oman, three people died due to stormy weather conditions. Abu Dhabi International Airport, home to Etihad airline, was forced to suspend…


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The new cash withdrawal limit recently released by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) generated more controversies yesterday with more groups and individuals either announcing their support for the policy or kicking against it.
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Experts have described Lagos State’s youth population as a potential asset for further rapid economic transformation of the state and the country.
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Determined to decisively address the recent security challenges in Enugu State, especially in Eha Amufu, Isi-Uzo Local Government Area (LGA), Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and heads of security agencies in the state..
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• Team Oyo Breaks New Grounds • My Disability Doesn’t Stop Me, Says Akinbode Chairman, Local Organising Committee (LOC) for Delta 2022 National Sports Festival, Patrick Ukah, has assured Nigerians that the closing ceremony of the games today will be highly entertaining. Ukah said they’ve been preparing for the closing ceremony before the games began,…
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The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), says it has assisted 29,000 irregular migrants back to Nigeria, since April 2017.