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Anxiety as UAE halts issuing Visa to Nigerians

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Latest findings on the international diplomatic circles point to the fact that the authorities of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have stopped issuing visas to Nigerians, following the stabbing of a police officer by a group of six boys.

The incident which took place in Deira, the hub of business in Dubai, resulted in the massive arrest of blacks irrespective of their nationalities.

 The officer was said to have died immediately from the injuries he sustained from the incident. UAE social analyst who pleaded anonymity has therefore advised Nigerians to careful in order to avoid arrest, saying “Those of you have relatives in Dubai should be warned. The atmosphere is so hot especially for those without permit”.

The order if implemented will hit back at many businesses in Nigeria as the country remains Nigeria’s most visited country for several businesses by Nigerians.


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