UAE’s leader Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed is dead

The United Arab Emirates’ long-ailing ruler, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, died Friday, the government’s state-run news agency announced in a brief statement. He was 73. The UAE’s Ministry of Presidential Affairs announced a 40-day period of mourning and a three-day suspension of work in all ministries and the private sector beginning Friday, including flags to be flown at half-staff. He had long ceased having involvement in day-to-day affairs of ruling the country, with his brother, Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed, seen as the de-factor ruler. There…

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UAE Announces 10-year Golden Visa Approval For Professionals

The Dubai Media Office Today announced on twitter that it has approved a 10-year golden visa for PhD holders, ALL doctors, engineers in the fields of computer engineering, electronics, programming, electricity and biotechnology, as well as graduates from accredited universities who score 3.8 and above .@HHShkMohd:Today we approved the granting of the 10-year golden visa to all PhD holders, all doctors, engineers in the fields of computer engineering, electronics, programming, electricity and biotechnology, as well as graduates from accredited universities who score 3.8 & above. .@HHShkMohd:Today we approved the granting…

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UAE convicts 6 Nigerians for wiring $782,000 to Boko Haram, FG official indicted

An Abu Dhabi Federal Court of Appeal in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has convicted six Nigerians over alleged funding of Boko Haram. The conviction was upheld by the appellate court after they lost an earlier appeal at a lower court. Daily Trust reported on Monday that Surajo Abubakar Muhammad and Saleh Yusuf Adamu were sentenced to life imprisonment. The rest, Ibrahim Ali Alhassan, AbdurRahman Ado Musa, Bashir Ali Yusuf and Muhammad Ibrahim Isa, got ten-year imprisonment each. Court documents show that between 2015 and 2016, the convicts were allegedly…

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Breaking : Hushpuppi, Woodberry arrested by Interpol for an alleged fraud (video)

  Unconfirmed reports reaching us suggests that Hushpuppi alongside his friends have been arrested by Interpol. Jkcyno news gathered that the fashion crooner who recently ventured into Real estate with his friends, Mrwoodberry and Efemarticle made so much money from an undisclosed deal. According to gistlovers.blog, they were arrested for an alleged fraud in the United Arab Emirates. Read the text bellow (you need to zoom out).       See some Twitter rants…… What Brought #Interpol attention to #Hushpuppi is most likely this new whip.For those of you who…

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Pope Francis in Abu Dhabi, meets UAE Crown Prince

Pope Francis met with the United Arab Emirates Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Monday, the start of a historic trip as the first head of the Catholic Church to set foot on the Arabian Peninsula. Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the UAE’s Vice President and ruler of Dubai, also attended the meeting at the presidential palace in the capital Abu Dhabi, which took place after the pope was welcomed with military honours and a flying squadron. Later, the pope will hold a meeting with a council of…

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