“Please note that: passengers transiting overnight in Addis Ababa are not affected by the ban,” the Ethiopian government stated.
Mr Babafemi said that the consignment which was concealed in cereal packs was smuggled for export to Dubai.
The event, held at the Kasarani Stadium, is Kenya’s fifth presidential inauguration.
Bilateral relations between Nigeria and the UAE have heightened in the past two months following stringent migration rules meted out by the economic giant of Middle-East.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that Nigerians under the age of 40 will no longer be issued tourist visas to the United Arab Emirates.
Emirati authorities have been imposing stringent conditions or outright bans on Nigerian seeking visas since last year, with the recent cult clashes exacerbating the situation.
The 25 suspects had taken part in protests against the eviction of their community from their ancestral land in Loliondo in the northern Ngorongoro district.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted large drug consignments and arrested some suspects in several seizures made in Lagos and Abuja airports.
Israel has signed a free trade deal with the United Arab Emirates that will abolish tariffs on food, agriculture, medical equipment and medicine.
The Taliban signed an agreement with a company based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday for the ground handling of three airports in Afghanistan.