NAMA Splits Lagos Sub-Flight Information Region Into Two

    The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) said it has successfully split the Lagos Sub-Flight Information Region (Sub-FIR) airspace into two sectors: Lagos West Area Control Centre on 120.9MHz radio frequency and Lagos East Area Control Centre on 127.3MHz frequency. The present development is in line with its commitment towards enhancing the quality of […]

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FAAN Takes Responsibility For Lagos Airport Breach, Assures Travellers Of Improved Security

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said it has taken full responsibility for the security breach at Murtala Muhammed Airport(MMA),Lagos, which occurred yesterday. Recalled that a man who was later identified as Mr. Usman Adamu, a Nigerien, disrupted an Azman Air aircraft Lagos –Port Harcourt flight when he attempted to board […]

Fadugba Tasks Nigeria Airlines On Partnership

  ..Says Domestic Carriers Cannot Compete With Foreign Counterparts ..Appeals To FG To Support Private Airlines The Chief Executive Officer, African Aviation Services Limited and member, Governing Board, International Business Aviation Council (IBAC), Mr Nick Fadugba has advised airlines in Nigeria to partner with one another to make profit and continue to remain in business, […]

RUNWAY SECURITY BREACH: FAAN Suspends Airport Chief Of Security,3 Others

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has suspended indefinitely the Aviation Security (AVSEC) Unit Heads at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, who were on duty when an intruder attempted to board Azman Air’s Port Harcourt bound aircraft on the runway earlier today. FAAN listed the suspended officers to include: the Airport Chief […]

Air Peace Congratulates Super Eagles, Airlifts Players Back To Nigeria

  Nigeria’s major airline, Air Peace has congratulated Super Eagles that won bronze at this year’s Nation’s Cup, held in Egypt after defeating Tunisia in a third place match on Wednesday. The airline, which airlifted the team back to Nigeria, commended the players for their determination, which gave them victory, noting that they were not […]

FAAN AVSEC Arrests Intruder At Lagos Airport For Obstructing Azman PH Bound Flight

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said that its Aviation Security (AVSEC) officials arrested an intruder who was sighted trying to climb into an Azman Air aircraft Lagos to Port Harcourt flight while waiting for clearance from Air Traffic Controllers (ATCs). An online statement signed by General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Henrietta […]

Police Arraign Community Head Over Alleged N1.3M Fraud

    A community Head in Ikorodu, Lagos, Chief Mukaila Agbaku, was today, arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged N1.3 million fraud, by the men of State Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department (SCIID) Panti-Yaba, Lagos. The 49 years old chief, who resides on Kokoro-Abu area of Ikorodu, Lagos, was arraigned before Justice […]

Addis Ababa Bole Airport Records 29,528 Passenger Traffic In 310 Flights

  Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, the major gateway into Africa on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 recorded the highest number of international passenger traffic of 29,528. According to Bole International Airport the figure comprises of 21,028 departing and 8,500 arriving passengers from 310 flights, which marked a record number of daily passengers served at the […]

Stakeholders Urge FG To Urgently Review BASAs With European, Asian Countries

  The Managing Director of Medview Airlines and the Chairman of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondent (LAAC) 23rd annual conference, Alhaji Bankole Muneer has  called  on the Federal Government to urgently review  the Bilateral Air Service Agreements (BASAs) entered into between  Nigeria other major European and some Asian countries. He made the call […]

Pastor Remanded Over Alleged Drug Trafficking

     Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today remanded a man who claimed to be a pastor, Ugwuchukwu Godwin Chinedu to prison custody pending when his bail application for  alleged drug trafficking will be heard and determined. Justice Nicholas Oweibo remanded the defendant in prison custody till October 3, […]