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Lagos Places: Muri Okunola

This view overlooks Eti-Osa Local Government offices in Muri Okunola, Victoria Island Lagos. Muri Okunola wears a Saturday look.

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Lagos Places: Etim Inyang Crescent, Victoria Island

View of Etim Inyang Crescent on a weekend. Saturday is usually peaceful and there are lesser cars and people on the streets

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Beautiful places UK: Hyde Park

Hyde Park is certainly one of the best places to be in UK.

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Nigeria beautiful places: Lights up on Opi-Nsukka dual carriageway

Nighttime at Opi-Nsukka dual carriageway, Enugu Nigeria.

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Best places to live Enugu Nigeria

Popularly known as the coal city and with it code name 402, Enugu the capital city of Enugu state in southeastern Nigeria, is one destination you won’t regret berthing at. Filled with a vibrant youthful population as a result of the presence of several institutions of higher learning within and near the city, Enugu is […]

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Best place to live UK: Lottoland

One of the first things that lottery winners and other people who come into large sums of money is relocate at least for part of the year to places with better weather, a better standard of living or to countries with tax rates that minimize how much of their fortune they will have to part with. Source

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Travel: Shoot your next movie near Salween River

The Salween, which means “Angry River” in Chinese, is about 2,815 kilometres (1,749 mi) long, and flows from the Tibetan Plateau into the Andaman Sea in Southeast Asia. It’s a cool spot where you could shoot your next movie.

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Lovely view of Italy:

ITALY The world’s most beautiful city, the most inspiring cultural treasures, and magnificent scenery: Nowhere else in the world will you find a bigger concentration of beauty. There’s Venice, Florence and Rome with their varied architecture, the natural masterpiece that is Tuscany with its rolling hills, vineyards and snow-peaked mountains. Source

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Most beautiful place: Hitachi Seaside Park

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What Nigerians will miss if they travel out?

tribalism hot amala and ewedu soup. the rich oha soup with better goat meat with pounded fufu the rich party jollof rice of Lagos. my air conditioned Lagos brt bus. watching boys playing their weekend football the mad house of shopping at Lagos island or idumota then there is calabar, church service and the fine,fine […]

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4 pregnant women, 140 other Nigerians return from Libya

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Tillerson to visit Nigeria, after negative Trump comments

US Secretary Of State, Rex Tillerson, To Visit Nigeria Rex Tillerson, the United States Secretary of State, will visit Abuja, the Nigerian capital,  on his first official trip to Africa. A statement by Heather Nauert, spokesperson for the State Department, Mr. Tillerson will also visit N’Djamena in Chad;m, Djibouti in Djibouti,  Addis Ababa in Ethiopia […]

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How it feels riding a bicycle from China from Lagos

A Chinese female cyclist, Huang Shuang , who rode from Morocco to Lagos , Nigeria , within five months , says she is convinced that anybody can achieve anything he or she determines to do . Huang , also known as CICI , told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Monday that she […]

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Gambia: What I make of Mboka

LAST Monday’s disorder in East Port of Spain made me reflect on my recent visit to the Gambia where I participated in Mboka, a festival to celebrate Gambian as well as African diasporic heritage. Gambians “belong to the Senegambia region of West Africa, the general name given to the area drained by the Senegal and […]

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Syrian case shows Britain can take more refugees

Refugee Action has responded to the latest migration figures released by the Office for National Statistics, covering the period October to December 2017. The figures show that more than 10,000 refugees who fled the crisis in Syria have now been welcomed through the Government’s Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS). Refugee Action’s analysis reveals: In 2017, […]

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Beautiful sunset in Gronigen, Holland (Video)

It’s like paradise being here. Consider travelling to Holland and enjoy the view of paradise on earth. There are many beautiful scenes on earth but Holland is unique.

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Travel: Angola exempts tourism visas to Botswana, Mauritius, Seychelles and Zimbabwe

Angola has exempted tourism visas to stay up to 30 days per entry and 90 days a year to four African countries and one Asia nation, based on the principle of diplomatic reciprocity, according to a note from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, based on the recent Presidential Decree by the Angolan Head of State., […]

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2018: African migrants pour into Europe like mad

The European Union’s southern borders in the Mediterranean will remain under heavy pressure from African migrants trying to reach Europe this year, the head of the EU’s border agency Frontex said on Tuesday. Nearly 119,000 Africans were caught trying to get to the EU last year on smugglers’ boats departing from Libya, more than 42,000 […]

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Speed the #1 killer on Nigerian roads

In a data released by the Nigerian National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) for the fourth quarter 2017, 2,489 road transport crashes occurred. Speed violation is reported as the major cause of road crashes in Q3 and it accounted for 45.08 percent of the total road crashes reported. Loss of control and dangerous driving followed closely […]

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Nigerian stabbed, almost set ablaze in South Africa

The Nigerian Community in South Africa said a member, identified as Desmond, was stabbed and almost set ablaze during a xenophobic attack in Rustenberg, North-West Province area. Mr Adetola Olubajo, the President of Nigerian Union, South Africa, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday. He said, “Desmond is a Nigerian hair […]

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Launched! “Invest Bayelsa”–Nigeria’s first one-stop-shop investment web Portal

Bayelsa State has launched “Invest Bayelsa”–Nigeria’s first one-stop-shop investment web Portal, powered by the Bayelsa Investment Promotion Agency. The unveiling took place on February 14th, 2018 during the 6th anniversary celebrations of the Henry Seriake led “Restoration” Government. The portal is a gateway for the world to discover the vast business and investment opportunities including […]

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RwandAir commence flights btw Abuja, Cape Town

Rwanda’s national carrier RwandAir is set to commence flights to Abuja in Nigeria and Cape Town in South Africa. RwandAir will operate four weekly flights from Kigali to Cape Town with a stopover in Harare. The Abuja flight will be tagged to the existing Accra route, where the flight will stop in Abuja before heading […]

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Africa or America; where should you go next?

There are multiple factors to consider when you are travelling outside your own country from Africa. You have to think about what the weather is like when you are travelling, or what the food will be like. In this article, you will even see more considerations to ponder over as you make your travel plans […]

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Nitestay looks into solving travel challenges in Nigeria

As the first hotel-booking online platforms in Nigeria, Nitestay.com is launching a new website for customers. The new website is designed to meet the needs of travelers within Nigeria and ensure a seamless transition throughout their travel experience. A major improvement to guarantee continuous customer service is the development of a dedicated call center based […]

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Travel to Italy: What You need to Know before You Sail on Mediterranean

After an accord with Turkey practically shut down the Aegean route, the EU is eying a raft of deals with African nations to stem an increasing surge across the Central Mediterranean that has led to a record number of migrant deaths at sea. Following recent visits by the Italian and German foreign ministers, the EU […]

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Travel Tuscany: A trip to medievial Italian countrysides

Tuscany is a region in central Italy with an area of about 23,000 square kilometres (8,900 square miles) and a population of about 3.8 million inhabitants (2013). The regional capital is Florence (Firenze).Tuscany is known for its landscapes, traditions, history, artistic legacy, and its influence on high culture… Wikipedia

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Libya: Nigerians recount their stories

Life has been challenging for Grace Joshua since she returned to Lagos from Libya, a dangerous transit point many Africans pass through to get to Europe. Joshua, 32, is one of the 6,000 Nigerian migrants the International Organization for Migration (IOM) repatriated to Nigeria on a chartered flight from Libya after reports of endemic abuse and modern-day slavery. She has been […]

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Arik Air resumes Garden City Express flights

Arik Air, Nigeria’ s largest carrier is resuming its Garden City Express which enables customers to fly direct to the heart of Port Harcourt City from MMA2 terminal in Lagos. The daily flight service which commences on February 12, 2018 will depart from Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal 2 (MMA2) Ikeja, Lagos and arrive at the […]

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June 2018: Ethiopian Airlines begin flights to Chicago

Ethiopian Airlines Group, the largest Aviation Holding Company in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline, will start direct flight from Addis Ababa to Chicago effective as of June 02, 2018. West Bound, Passengers from the entire continent of Africa will connect to Chicago and beyond through our Addis Ababa hub in the late evenings; likewise, […]

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3 million potential guests focused on Namibia as destination

In December 2017, the unique rainmaker VISTA.360 virtual tours, powered by Google Street View Trusted, was viewed by more than 3 million people. This means that 3 million potential guests are focused on Namibia as a destination. A month later, that figure already increased to 3.84 million and it keeps growing due to rainmaker’s activities. […]

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