Saraki Uses Govt. Money To Buy Lagos Properties, Says   EFCC 

Story By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi An investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Olamide Sadik today, told a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, how former Kwara State Governor and the immediate past Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki used Kwara State money  to defrayed the loans he obtained from Guarantee Trust Bank Plc, […]

IATA Calls On Governments To Support Industry Move To SAF

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA)  has called on governments worldwide to support the development of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) as a critical step to achieving its target to cut net emissions to half 2005 levels by 2050. This target was reinforced by a resolution at IATA’s 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM) yesterday […]

SAHCO Acquires Eco-friendly Ground Support Equipment

    Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) PLC has set  a record by becoming the first ground handler to acquire eco-friendly ground support equipment to boost its operations. A statement signed by the Manager, Corporate Communications  SAHCO, Vanessa Uansohia said that the new fleet of Ground Handling Equipment which were manufactured by Charlatte Manutention, a […]

Why Edo Leads Nigeria In Oil Palm Devt. – APOI

Why Edo Leads Nigeria In Oil Palm Devt. – APOI   The Africa Oil Palm Initiative (APOI) has said that Edo State leads Nigeria in oil palm development as a result of structures and instruments set up to meet requirements for sustainable oil palm production that meets international standards while protecting the livelihoods of smallholder […]

Court Remands Zenith Bank Manager Over Alleged N179.4M Fraud

  Story By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi     A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, today, ordered the remand of the Asaba branch manager of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Fidelis Egueke, in the custody of Force Criminal Investigation Department (ForceCID) Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos, till Tuesday, December 1, 2020, when his bail application will be heard and […]

Peace Returns To Plateau Says Gov. Lalong

    …As 33rd NAFEST Begins In Jos With Over 22 States Participating   Plateau  State Governor  Simon Lalong has said that peace has returned to Plateau with the kick off of the  33rd edition of National Festival of Arts and Culture ( NAFEST). With the commencement of the festival, Nigeria’s iconic cultural diversity was on […]

Airlines Are Not Cutting Corners AON Insist 

… Says No Iota Of Truth In The Statement The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON),an umbrella body of domestic airlines operating in the country has denied  that airlines has resulted to cutting corners due to the financial  difficulties brought upon carriers by COVID-19 pandemic. The denial was contained in a statement signed  by the President […]

Edo Joint Security Taskforce Continues Strict Enforcement Of Curfew, Releases Helplines For Rapid Response

  The Edo State Joint Security Taskforce has continued strict enforcement of the state-wide 10pm to 6am curfew imposed by the government to check the activities of hoodlums and criminals following the hijack of the #EndSARS protests in the state. The Taskforce, including the Army, Police and other sister security agencies, at the weekend raided […]

N450M Fraud: Prosecutor’s Absence Stalled Dangote’s Employees, Bizman’s Trial

  The absence of the prosecution from the police Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigeria Police Force today stalled the trial of eight staff of DangoteSugar Refinery Limited, and a bisinessman accused of stealing N451million from Dangote Sugar Refinery Ltd. The staff are; Musa Sule, Joseph Ukpah, Babatunde Ajao, Onyekwere Chinedu, Alayande Rahman, Omoro […]

Air Peace Gives  Reasons For Reduction Of Flight Frequencies 

  …Says Aircraft On C-Check Abroad Will Start Returning Next Week  Nigeria’s major carrier, Air Peace has explained that the Coronavirus lockdown and its other effects are the reasons why the airline experience reduction of its flight frequencies. According to the  Chief Operating Officer of the airline, Mrs. Toyin Olajide, the coming of COVID-19 devastated […]