Articles by Abel Orukpe

15 Dubai Travel Coys To Exhibit At Akwaaba African Travel Market In Lagos

  The leading Tourism Destination in Middle East and Africa, Dubai will be attending Akwaaba African Travel Market In Lagos with over 15 companies. According to the organiser of Akwaaba, Mr Ikechi Uko explained that Dubai has become the biggest Destination for Nigerian travellers with over 20 flights a day terminating in Dubai from Lagos […]


Eid -El- Kabir: Our Airports Are Ready, FAAN Assures

  … Refurbishes VIP, GAT Lounges   The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured airport users that Nigerian airports under its management are fully ready to play host to air travellers during this Sallah celebrations.  An online statement issued by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, gave the assurance today in […]


Air Peace Begins Flight Operations To Kaduna Route

    …Says Our Massive Domestic Operation Drive is To Tackle Air Travel Difficulties Air Peace, Nigeria’s leading domestic carrier today commenced flight operations to Kaduna International Airport with a 50-seater Embraer 145. The launch of the airline’s Lagos-Kaduna service came exactly a week after the carrier started scheduled flights from Lagos, Abuja and Accra […]


Air Peace Boss Rejects Fake Birthday Alert, Facebook Accounts

    Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema has disowned several fake Facebook accounts created by fraudsters in his name to defraud unsuspecting members of the public. The airline also stated that Onyema had no Facebook or any other social media account and was not born in August. An online statement issued […]


NAHCo Posts 2018 Half Year Turnover Of N4.64B

    …Signs Ground Handling Deals With Air Peace, Med-View, Max Air Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCo) Aviance, Nigeria’s foremost ground handling service provider continues its dominance of the sector, as it disclosed that it has made a string of new business signings. This is just as the organisation said that it posted half year […]


We Recorded Huge Success In 2017/18 Fiscal Year—Ethiopian Airlines

    Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s largest Airline Group, said it has registered record success in the just ended 2017/18 fiscal year. In line with its 15 year strategic roadmap, Vision 2025, the airline registered historical success in financial, commercial, operational and customer service areas. The airline said that during the 2017/18 fiscal year Ethiopian introduced […]


NCAA Grants 7 Star Global AMO Licence To Operate MRO

    Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority in Lagos (NCAA) has granted Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO)licence to 7 Star Global Hangar, to operate Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility in Nigeria. According to the Chief Executive Officer of 7 Star Global, Engr. Isaac Balami, the MRO is operations-ready to handle Boeing 737 Fleets and that the […]


Court Grants 8 Ile-Epo Market Leaders Bail After 120 Days In Detention

    Eight leaders of Araromi/Ile-Epo Oke-Odo Market, In Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State who have been in prison custody since April 13, 2018, today, regained their freedom, as a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos granted their bail application filed before the court. The eight market leaders are: Livinus Njoku, 54, Lawal […]


Qatar Airways Official Airline Partner Of 2018 Dublin Horse Show

  ‎ Qatar Airways is to sponsor the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup of Ireland at the Stena Line Dublin Horse Show as the Official Airline Partner for the second consecutive year. The event, taking place from 8-12 August, will welcome more than 100,000 local and international visitors to see the world’s finest horses and […]


Qatar Airways Becomes Prestige Partner, Official Airline Of Asian Games

  Qatar Airways has been made the Prestige Partner and Official Airline of the 18th Asian Games Jakarta Palembang 2018, taking place in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia, from August 18 until September 2, 2018. The highly-anticipated sporting event will bring athletes from 45 participating nations to Jakarta and Palembang to compete for the coveted prizes. […]