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$15.5M Patience Jonathan Money: Companies Ask Court To Reverse Conviction

  Four companies that pleaded guilty to laundering $15.5million allegedly belonging to former First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to reverse their guilty plea. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arraigned them with a former Special Adviser on Domestic Affairs to ex-President Jonathan, Dr Waripamo Dudafa, a […]

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Air Peace Boss Berates AfDB President Over Africa ‘Airlines Poorly Maintained’ Comment

  …Says Adesina Was Ill-Informed On States Of Airlines on the continent … Condemns Multiple Designations Granted Foreign Airlines In Nigeria Chairman of Air of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema, has berated the President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Mr, Akinwunmi Adesina over his comment that African airlines are poorly managed, arguing that such comment […]


MMA2: National Assembly Orders Bi-Courtney To Produce Concession Agreements For Initial 12, 36 Years

  The Senate and House Committee on Aviation have ordered Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), operator of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2), Lagos to submit documents of the concession agreements, which gave the entity 12 years to manage MMA2 and which further increased it from 12 to 36. Recalled that BASL had claimed […]


Runsewe Hails Lagos Assembly Over Passage Of Yoruba Language Bill

  The Director General of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe has commended the Lagos State House of Assembly for passing a Bill making Yoruba Language compulsory in Lagos schools. In a statement in Abuja, Runsewe stated that if given assent by the State Governor, it would  greatly enhance the […]


Obioma Njoku : A True Professional Is Gone

Obioma Njoku , the Head of Sponsorship and Advertisement Unit of the Public Relations Department of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is dead. He died on Monday,June 19,2017. Obioma Njoku Hyacenth was born in Umuaghara Obibi Nguru, Nweafor Autonomous Community in the present day Aboh Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State on October […]


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FAAN’s Christian Fellowship Visits Little Saints Orphanage

…Donates Cash, Food Items,Toiletries The Aviation Christian Fellowship International, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria( FAAN), Headquarters has put smiles on the faces of children of the Little Saints Orphanage, Ogudu, GRA in Lagos by donating food items, toiletries and cash to the home. Some of the items donated included among others, bags of rice, beans, […]


Our Landing Aids Are Working Optimally —NAMA

  The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has stated categorically that its ILS at Runway 18L and 18R at Muhammed International Airport Lagos were serviceable. Reacting to the insinuations, the Airspace Manager of Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos, Mr Lawrence Ajayi refuted claims that ILS at Runway 18L and 18R were unserviceable. According to Ajayi, […]


2017 Edition Of Read Across Nigeria Begins In 17 States Tomorrow

  The 2017 edition of the Read Across Nigeria (RAN) is to begin tomorrow in Abia, Anambra, Borno, Delta, Ebonyi and Ondo. Other states RAN will also start tomorrow are Kwara, Lagos, Osun, Ogun, Jos, Abuja, Rivers, Niger, Kaduna, Oyo and Akwa Ibom . An online statement issued by the National Coordinator of RAN, Mr. […]


Ecobank Driver Lands In Police Net For Driving Recklessly

    An Ecobank driver, Awotunde Awobutu was arrested on Friday, by the men of Area ‘A’ Police Command, Lion Building, Lagos Island, of the Nigeria Police Force, for allegedly driving recklessly. The driver whose vehicle rammed into another car belonging to a female Lagos-based lawyer, was said to have been driving against traffic when […]


African Students’ Union Honours Sirika

  The All African Students Union (AASU) at the weekend in Abuja presented an award to the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika for his outstanding performance in office and exemplary leadership qualities. President of the union, Mr Akinyele Olasunbo, while presenting the award to Senator Sirika in his office, said the award, […]