Events

Nigerian Diaspora to launch campaign against irregular migration in Lagos

    By Sade Williams   An information campaign to raise public awareness of the dangers of irregular migration will kick off at the Centre for Management Development (CMD) in Lagos on 12 September.   Initiated by African-German Information Center (AGIC), Hamburg, and The African Courier Verlag, Berlin, with the support of Germany’s Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the campaign ...

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Cross Rivers to participate at 13th AKWAABA African Travel Market

      Cross Rivers State, the home of Africa’s biggest street party-Carnival Calabar, has confirmed participation for 13th AKWAABA African Travel Market 2017.   For those who have only seen the Carnival Calabar on T.V, the 13th AKWAABA offers you the opportunity to have a firsthand glimpse of the biggest street party in Africa and the best tourism event ...

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120,060 turned back from Makkah over Hajj permits

  Posted By Sade Williams   Saudi security authorities have turned back 120,060 people who arrived in the vicinity of Makkah without proper permits to perform Hajj.   The authorities also refused to allow 61,524 vehicles to enter the Makkah perimetres without the required permits, according to travelwirenews.com.   Hajj officials have repeatedly warned that there would be zero-tolerance towards ...

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