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UK Announces Travel Ban on 33 Countries Over Covid-19 Variant

UK Announces Travel Ban on 33 Countries Over Covid-19 Variant

The UK has banned people travelling from 33 countries from entering its territory starting February 15 to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 variant originally identified in South Africa. “If you have been in or through any of the countries listed below in the previous 10 days, you will be refused entry to the UK. […]

Police Embark On Strict Enforcement of Curfew, Interstate Travel Ban In Nigeria

Police Embark On Strict Enforcement of Curfew, Interstate Travel Ban In Nigeria

Saying it was tired of taking the blame for the flagrant violation of COVID-19 restriction guidelines, the police yesterday began strict enforcement of the nationwide curfew and interstate travel ban imposed by President Muhammadu Buhari two weeks ago. The police commands, particularly in Lagos and Ogun States as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), […]

Saudi Arabia Lifts Travel Restrictions On Women

Saudi Arabia Lifts Travel Restrictions On Women

For the first time, women also have the right to register childbirth, marriage or divorce and to be issued official family documents and be eligible as a guardian to children who are minors. Saudi Arabia has allowed adult women to travel without permission and granted them more control over family matters, further eroding a heavily […]

The Fate Of The Ban Will Soon Be Known

The Fate Of The Ban Will Soon Be Known

The U.S. Justice Department will face off with opponents in a federal appeals court on Tuesday over the fate of President Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries, his most controversial act since taking office last month. Last Friday, U.S. District Judge James Robart suspended Trump’s ban, opening a window for […]

Trump Fires Acting Attorney-General For Refusing To Enforce Travel Ban

Trump Fires Acting Attorney-General For Refusing To Enforce Travel Ban

 U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday night fired acting Attorney-General Sally Yates for refusing to enforce his Refugee Order designed to protect the citizens of the country. The White House, in statement obtained by the Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in New York, announced the appointment of Dana Boente as the new […]