Police Arraign 2 Men For Giving False Information

    Two men, Obimma Ebele, 48 and Okonkwo Chuks Michael 56, were today arraigned before an Igbosere Chief Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, for giving false information to police. Both Ebele and Michael were arraigned by men of Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department (ForceCIID) Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos, before Magistrate A. Aro-Lambo, on charges bordering on […]

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Alleged N1.6B Fraud: I’m Innocent -Ex-Jonathan Aide, Dudafa Tells Court

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Domestic Affairs, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, today said he is innocent of the allegations against him and urged the court  to hold that he is not guilty of the N1.6 billion  fraud charge filed against him by the Economic and Financial […]

NCAA Harps On Continuous Training OF Aviation Correspondents For Quality Reportage

    The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has said that it would continue to ensure training and retraining of personnel in the country’s aviation industry. This is just as the Rector of the Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria Capt. Muhammed Abdulsalami, called for accurate reporting of the sector by aviation correspondents covering […]

N6.9B Fraud: I Personally Delivered $5M To Fayose, Says Obanikoro

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, today, gave evidence before a Federal High Court Lagos, in the criminal trial of immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, who is facing charges of N6.9 billion fraud. Fayose was arraigned by The Economic and Financial […]

Huge Debt Profile, Lack Of Due Diligence Reasons AMCON Cannot Attract Investors To Arik —Experts

  Barely two years after the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) took over the management of Arik Air, it has not been able to attract investors to invest in the troubled airline. Experts in the industry have attributed the airline’s inability to get investor to buy into the airline to huge debt profile, lack of […]

Air Peace Wins Airline Of The Year Award

  …Says It Will Sustain Standards West Africa’s leading carrier, Air Peace has pledged to sustain its high safety standards and continue to strive to bring Nigeria honour in the global aviation industry. The airline said this after emerging Airline of the Year at Independent Awards 2018 held in Lagos. Organisers of the awards, Independent […]

NAHCo To Collaborate With ICAN On Capacity Building

  West Africa’s foremost ground handling company, the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc. (NAHCo Aviance), has stated that it would partner the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) on human capacity development. The Group Managing Director, Mrs. Olatokunbo Fagbemi, stated this while speaking with a delegation of the Ikeja District of the Institute, who […]

Aircraft Brouhaha: TopBrass Institutes Contempt Case Against, Aero CEO, NCAA DG

  There is no end in sight in the legal battle between Topbrass Aviation and Seagold Investment Limited over the alleged continuous tampering of the former’s aircraft two Dash-8 Q-300s with registration number 5N-MSN 61TBB with 3 and 5N-TBC with MSN 614 by the latter. The removal of aircraft brake, propellers and engine, the Chief […]

Court Fixes February 11 For Judgement In N12.2 B Linked To Patience Jonathan.

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today,, fixed February 11, 2019 for judgement in an application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for the final forfeiture of the sums of $8,435,788.84 (about N3 billion) and N9.2 billion (totalling about N12.2 billion), linked to former […]

N5.5B Debt: Court Fixes February 28 For Adoption Of Written Addresses On Honeywell, Ecobank’s Dispute

      By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, today, fixed February 28, for adoption of written addresses of Honeywell Group of Companies Limited and Ecobank Plc, over the disputed N5.5 billion debt. Justice Ayotunde Faji, who presided over the matter fixed the date after Ecobank Plc’s counsel, Mr. Agbua […]