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(Breaking News)Two Feared Dead , As Quorum Aviation Helicopter Crashes Into Building In Opebi

  A helicopter  Bel 206 with registration number 5N-BQW operated by Quorum Aviation, flying from Port Harcourt to Lagos has crashed into  a  building at No 16 Salvation Road, Opebi area of Lagos state with two  persons of the four  people on board feared dead. The Director General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr. […]


FG Shifts Int’l Flights Resumption Date To September 5

  The Federal Government through the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has shifted the resumption date for the international flights from August 29 to September 5, 2020. This is just as the Federal Government gave reasons for the shift in date. The NCAA, Director General, Capt. Musa Nuhu, disclosed the new date at the briefing […]


Edo @ 29: Obaseki Hails Dexterity, Resilience Of Citizens

  … Acknowledges Contributions Of Illustrious Edo Sons, Daughters   The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has hailed the resilience and dexterity of Edo citizens in commemoration of the 29th year anniversary of the state, which was created from the old Bendel State on August 27, 1991. The governor, in a statement said the […]


Mass Sack At The Nation: Lagos NUJ Urges Management To Pay Off Workers

    The Lagos Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has frowned greatly at a recent decision of the management of The Nation Newspapers to disengage over 100 journalists on its pay roll. Addressing Journalists at his Alausa Office, the Chairman of NUJ in the State, Dr. Qasim Akinreti appreciated the fact that the […]


Buhari Tasks Judiciary On Prolonged Justice System

      President Muhammadu Buhari has said that there is need to put in place rules stipulating that criminal trials up to the Supreme Court must end within  12 months. Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, in a statement on Wednesday in  Abuja, […]


Maritime Police Assure Dredgers Association Of Protection, Support

  The Commissioner of Police (CP), Maritime, Anderson Bankole has assured the organised and registered members of the Dredgers Association of Nigeria of support and protection in the discharge of their legitimate activities and businesses. Bnakole gave the assurance onbehalf of the Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) Maritime. The assurance by Bankole is a […]


Stakeholders Laud Runsewe Composition Of Sub Committees On Creative Industry

    The all inclusive and broad composition of sub committees on the implementation of creative industry intervention by Director General National Council for Arts Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe, has attracted commendation from stakeholders in the industry. Runsewe, who is the Chairman of Central Implementation Committee for Creative Industry inaugurated by Tourism Minister Lai […]


Fani Kayode Apologises For Calling Daily Trust Journalist Stupid

  The Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, today   apologised for calling a Daily Trust journalist working in Cross Rover state stupid at a media conference Recalled that a video where Fan-Kayode was seen raining abuses on a  journalist, identified as Eyo Charles and calling him stupid went viral. Fani  Kayode as at yesterday had , […]


Civil Society Group Seeks Renewed  Efforts On Advocacy To Save Irregular Migrants

      The Civil Society Network on Migration and Development, Nigeria (CSOnetMADE) has urged the civil society groups on migration to double their efforts on advocacy to save lives of victims of irregular migration through data collection and other necessary interventions. The position was canvassed at a 3-day training programme organised by the networks […]


 NCAA Weather Advisory Circular Permits ATC To Temporarily Close Airspace–Capt. Nuhu

   …Seeks Strict Compliance The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued weather Advisory Circular (AC) to the industry which permits Air Traffic Controllers (ATCs) to temporarily close airspace when hazardous weather conditions such as severe thunderstorms squall lines microburst or low level wind-shear are observed or forecast by NIMET. According to the NCAA the […]