Illegal Importation Of 1570 Pump Action Rifles: Cargoes Originated From Turkey–Customs

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   The trial of three Nigerian business men and a company, who allegedly imported 1, 570 pump Action Rifles into the country, between June 6 to 20, 2017, resumed today at the Federal High Court , Lagos. The defendants in the matter are, Ifeuwa Moses Christ, Ayogu Great James, […]

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INEC Releases States Stand In PVCs Collection

INEC Releases States Stand In PVCs Collection …As Lagos Leads With 5.5M   The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released full list of Permanent Voter Cards collected with Lagos State coming tops on the list. According to the list, 5,531,389 people collected PVCs in Lagos State, while 4,696,747 registered voters in Kano State collected […]

Poll Shift: FG Orders Immediate Payment Of February Salary

    The Federal Government today ordered the immediate payment of February salaries to assist workers wishing to travel to vote during Saturday’s rescheduled Presidential and National Assembly elections. The Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) […]

Guangzhou Airport Awards Ethiopian Top Performing Cargo Airline 2nd Year Running

  Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, has been awarded gold prize as the top performing cargo transportation airline at the Customers Annual Meeting organized by Guangzhou Bayiun International Airport on January 30, 2019. The award was handed to Ethiopian for being the first airline among […]

Airport Police Command Gets New Commissioner

  …Arrests 257 Suspects For Various Offences In 2018   A new Commissioner of Police has been appointed for Airport Police Command. He is Mr Joseph Mukan The Public Relation Officer, Airport Police Command, Deputy Superintendent (DSP), Mr. Joseph Alabi, confirmed the development to the Aviation Journalists correspondents in Lagos today. Alabi explained that Mukan, […]

SAHCOL Produces Ground Support Equipment To Fit Nigerian Terrain

…Resolves Problems Of Shipping From Europe, Clearing Of Equipment At Port   The Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL) team has built a Ground Support Equipment from scratch at the SAHCOL Engineering and Maintenance workshop to fuel Aviation Ground Support equipment in Lagos. An online statement signed by the Assistant Manager, Corporate Communications, SAHCOL Vanessa […]

NAMA Restores Air Traffic Services To Osubi Airstrip

   …Says It Did Not Shut Facility, Only Withdrew Services …As Operator, Shoreline Oil Services Ltd Makes N31M Part Payment …To Balance  Agency N535,422,000.50   The Nigerian Airspace Mangement Agency(NAMA) said it has restored Air Traffic Services(ATS) at Osubi airstrip. NAMA made this known in a statement issued by NAMA’s General Manager, Public Affairs, Mr […]

Arik Air Resumes Warri Flight Operations

    Arik Air said it has resumed flight operations to Osubi Airport, Warri with effect from Friday, October 26, 2018. An online statement issued by the PR & Communications Manager, Mr. Adebanji Ola explained that the decision to resume flights to Warri followed the reopening of the Airport closed on September 3, 2018 by […]

Over 900 Youths Ready For Empowerment At NAFEST 2018

    The free skill acquisition component of the 2018 edition of National Festival of Arts and Culture(NAFEST) received a major boost with over 900 youths queuing up to acquire various skills during the event in Rivers State. A major aspect of NAFEST 2018 as packaged by the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) […]

National Carrier Project: December Take-Off Date Not Feasible—Sirika

  …Says Suspension Is Only Temporary–Sirika Minister of State Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has reaffirmed that the suspended national carrier would be activated as soon as possible, although the December 4th earlier given for its take-off is no longer feasible. The Minister, who made the declaration while receiving the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to […]