Nigeria Travel Newswire

Nigeria Travel Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nigeria Travel.

Results 1 - 20 of 8,579 in Nigeria Travel

  1. 1st Brigade gets taste of 'how life is' at JRTCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | El Paso Times

    Tyler Williams, of Lebanon, Ohio, pulls security at the mock village Baloor at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Williams is part of 3rd Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment.

    Comment?

  2. Black History Month: 5 International Landmark Locales That Commemorate Our StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Weekend

    Roots tourism has gained traction among African American travelers looking to add a bit of education and reflection to vacations that would otherwise be filled with leisure and folly. From Africa to South America, landmarks commemorating key moments in black history are showcased, holding links to African Americans and Africans of the diaspora all over the world.

    Comment?

  3. Why Swaziland is putting 18 elephants on a Boeing 747Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Christian Science Monitor

    Three US zoos are paying $450,000 for 18 elephants from Swaziland. But this elephant relocation to save rhinos prompts wildlife experts to question if one species is really more valuable than another.

    Comment?

  4. Syrian refugee family stuck in limbo in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Al Jazeera

    The UNHCR says that according to their records, 40 Syrians have applied for asylum in South Africa [Ganeef Galvaan/Al Jazeera] A Syrian family from Damascus, whose asylum application in South Africa was declared "unfounded" more than six moths ago, is stuck in limbo as their case remains under appeal. Omar Banian, his wife Reem and their three young daughters - Shahd, Rand and Joudi - travelled from Damascus to South Africa via Lebanon and Turkey in March 2015.

    Comment?

  5. Connecticut Officials Sued Over Ebola Quarantines In 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBS Local

    HARTFORD, Conn. - Several people quarantined in Connecticut after returning from West Africa during the Ebola epidemic in 2014 are suing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and state health officials, saying they were essentially imprisoned based on politics and not any legal or scientific reason.

    Comment?

  6. Why Is Central Africa Missing from So Many Maps?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Real Clear Politics

    You've probably had the following experience: You are reading along when a map, shaded in a procession of pastels, interrupts the story. Your eyes travel first to your home country, then to the country where you spent a summer abroad, and then, finally, sweep around the map looking for the brightest or dimmest shades that mark a place is the most or least of something.

    Comment?

  7. Cyprus airline 'clinches Hong Kong investment to launch flights'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Cyprus-based budget airline said on Monday it has secured investment from a wealthy Hong Kong group that brings it closer to launching flights and replacing the island's shuttered national carrier. Planes of former national carrier Cyprus Airways sit on the tarmac at Larnaca airport on Jan 10, 2015 after the company halted flights.

    Comment?

  8. Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in AfricaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm disease may soon be eradicated, which would be the most exciting accomplishment of his career, although progress is hampered by ongoing conflict in Mali and South Sudan. Carter has led a campaign since 1986 through his foundation, the Carter Center, to rid the world of the once-widespread disease.

    Comment?

  9. Bok coach may only be appointed in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    The Springbok coach is likely to be appointed only in early April, as the South African Rugby Union want to follow a comprehensive process in ensuring they find the best candidate. A story in Sunday Afrikaans newspaper Rapport stated that SARU CEO Jurie Roux would hand-pick the coach and that the post would not be advertised.

    Comment?

  10. Possumhaw: Consume chocolate while you mayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Commercial Dispatch

    "I confessed that I'd begun wearing the scapular, as a discipline; for penance and correction. 'It's my hair shirt, I explained.

    Comment?

  11. Lawyers see limited legal options for workers sent in Zika's wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Business Insurance

    Employees of U.S. companies seeking to avoid exposure to the Zika virus likely have few legal avenues to either refuse travel to affected areas or sue if they actually become sick from the virus. But it may be a different story if such workers subsequently give birth to Zika-infected babies.

    Comment?

  12. Starwood Debuts Four Points by Sheraton Brand in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Hospitality Net

    Slated to open at the beginning of 2019, Four Points by Sheraton Addis Ababa, Meskel Square marks Starwood's first new hotel in Ethiopia since the opening of the renowned Sheraton Addis Ababa, a Luxury Collection Hotel, in 1998. Strategically located on the main arterial avenue leading to Bole International Airport, the hotel is a short walk from popular city landmark, Meskel Square, and a quick drive to the United Nations and African Union Headquarters.

    Comment?

  13. Library knitting and ..Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Courier News

    Quick reminder: I will be at the Flemington/Raritan Township library on Route 12 this morning from 10 to 11:30 on the... Library knitting and .. Quick reminder: I will be at the Flemington/Raritan Township library on Route 12 this morning from 10 to 11:30 on the... Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1XdxLdD My family of 12 dolls and growing is taking up most of the space on my couch, but they're a lot of fun to have around.

    Comment?

  14. Race for Zika vaccine gathers momentum as virus spreadsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Echo

    The virus has been linked to microcephaly, a condition in newborns marked by abnormally small heads and brains that have not developed properly. There is no treatment for microcephaly.

    Comment?

  15. Namibia: Govt Probes Early Retirement AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AllAfrica.com

    The government will investigate the possibility of reducing the retirement age within the civil service from 55 to 50 years to contain the wage bill but a labour expert has said this might backfire. Currently, there are more than 100 000 civil servants who are costing the government over N$23 billion in salaries per year.

    Comment?

  16. As Its Market Grows, Nigerian E-Commerce Startup Africa Internet Group Raises $83 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | TechCrunch

    Some of Africa's best funded ecommerce startups just secured more capital. Africa Internet Group -which owns online retailer Jumia and 9 other e-ventures-will receive a 75 million from Europe's AXA Insurance in exchange for 8 an percent equity stake.

    Comment?

  17. United States Wood Burning Inserts Market 2016 New Research StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PR-inside.com

    ReportsWeb.com published "United States Wood Burning Inserts Industry 2016 Market Research Report" from its database. The United States Wood Burning Inserts Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Wood Burning Inserts industry.

    Comment?

  18. United States Tower Server Market 2016 Analysis and Forecasts to 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PR-inside.com

    ReportsWeb.com published "United States Tower Server Industry 2016 Market Research Report" from its database. The United States Tower Server Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Tower Server industry.

    Comment?

  19. United States Sports Goods Market 2016 Emerging TrendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PR-inside.com

    ReportsWeb.com published "United States Sports Goods Industry 2016 Market Research Report" from its database. The United States Sports Goods Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Sports Goods industry.

    Comment?

  20. Nuffield Scholarship allows you to travel the world with your agricultural passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | FarmingUK

    Are you looking for a life-changing opportunity? A way to follow your dreams and gain knowledge that will help shape your future? Then apply for a Nuffield Scholarship and seize the opportunity of a lifetime, with a travel bursary worth A 7000 and a chance to pick your subject and countries of travel. Whether you want to study apple production in South Africa, baby vegetables in Kenya, alternative protein options in China or the US, wine in New Zealand or sustainability in Mongolia, the opportunities on offer are immense.

    Comment?