COVID-19: Don’t Price Yourselves Out Of Market, Demuren Warns Ground Handlers

  …Advises Them To Charge Int’l Airlines Appropriately, Meet With Domestic airline …As Olateru Urges NAHCO, SAHCO To Improve On Turnaround Time, Synergise   As  Coronavirus continues to devastate all sectors of the Nigerian economy including aviation, the former Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Dr. Harold Demuren has advised ground handling […]

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NIS Elevates 100 Senior, 3,666 Junior Officers

    The Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service(NIS) Muhammad Babandede, today  virtually decorated senior officers of NIS promoted by the Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Board(CDCFIB), vide a letter referenced CDCFIB/NIS/DTS/CORR/503/138. A statement signed by the Service Public Relations Officer, Deputy Comptroller of Immigration ( DCI )Sunday James  explained that the total number […]


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 JIFORM Tasks NAPTIP On Review Of Anti-Human Trafficking Strategies In Nigeria

    The Journalists International Forum for Migration (JIFORM) has called on the National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP) to champion a review of anti-human trafficking strategies in Nigeria, just as it insisted that human traffickers and their agents soiling the image of the nation must be prosecuted. JIFORM with over 200 […]


JIFORM Opens Registration Portal For 2nd Int’l Summit

      The Journalists International Forum For Migration Reporting (JIFORM) said that it has commenced online registration for its second International Summit, scheduled for October 15 to 17, 2020. An online  statement issued by JIFORM’s Organizing Secretary, Abiola Peters, invites the over 200 members of the body across the continents and other interested participants […]


Insecurity: UK Issues Travel Advisory To Nationals Against Travelling To Some States In Nigeria

    The United Kingdom today released a travel advisory to her nationals living in Nigeria over travelling to some specific states due the disturbing insecurity in there. The advisory which was publicised on the official website of the UK Foreign Office stated that “the Foreign & Commonwealth Office currently advises British nationals against all […]


30 Nigerians Stranded In Lebanon Rescued, Relocated To Safer Location

  Nigerians trafficked and stranded in Lebanon, who appeared in a video appealing for help have been rescued and relocated to a more conducive apartment by the Nigerian Mission in Lebanon. An online statement issued by the Media, Public Relations and Protocol Unit, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abuja, Gabriel Odu, said that they will […]


Bristow Helicopters To Sack Over 100 Pilots, Aircraft Engineers

  …Begins Negotiation With NAAPE For Fair, Equitable Redundancy Compensation For The Affected Individuals.    The wave of sack of pilots in the aviation industry may not be abated so soon, as one of the leading rotary wing operators in Nigeria; Bristow Helicopters has concluded plans to sack over 100 pilots and engineers both national […]


SAHCO PLC Commissions N600M Ground Handling Equipment

  …Says Cargo Contract With BA Starts On August 11 The Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) PLC has commissioned ground handling equipment worth about 600million to further boost service delivery to its clients. This is just as the ground handling giant stated that the cargo contract between it and British Airways would commence on August […]


Businessmen, Firms Charged With N15M Fraud, Forgery

    Story By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   Police has charged two businessmen and their companies before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos over alleged N15 million fraud and forgery. The defendants, who are charged before Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo in a charge marked FHC/L/146c/2020, are Oyewole Kole-Jones and Usman Onoja, who is said to be […]


Internal Restructuring: Air Peace Sacks Pilots To Remain In Business

  …A Painful But Rightful Decision …Says Decision A Reflection Of Negative Impact Of COVID-19 On Airlines, Aviation Worldwide As the effect of COVID-19 pandemic continues to bite harder on airlines across the world, Air Peace, Nigeria leading airline has stated that it would lay of some pilots as part of efforts to ensure the […]