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Stakeholders, Experts To Discuss Improving facilities, Aviation Infrastructure In Abuja

  In a bid to promote total air transport development from the airport perspective, aviation stakeholders and experts in the industry are to hold its 2nd annual Airport Business Summit and Expo for Africa (ABSE) in Abuja. This is just as the Summit Director, Mr Fortune Idu of FCI International consult, stated that the summit […]


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Regional Operation: Bi-Courtney Decries Delay In Commencement Of Flights At MMA2

The Chief Executive Officer, Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), operator of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Two (MMA2), Mr. Christophe Penninck, has expressed concern over the delay in securing regulatory approval for the commencement of international operations at the terminal. Penninck, in his address at the annual customers and stakeholders’ appreciation dinner of BASL, last Friday, […]


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Nigeria /Qatar BASA: Good Politics But Bad Economics—–Demuren, Ex NCAA Boss

The former Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority(NCAA),Dr Harold Demuren, has described the current Bilateral Air Service Agreement(BASA) signed by the Federal Government as good politics but bad economics. He said this at the quarter one breakfast meeting with the topic “Nigeria Aviation Policy, NCAA Autonomy and Politics, Safety Regulation and Enforcement” organised […]


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Aviation Fuel Scarcity Forces Arik To Delay, Cancel Flights

Arik Air, one of the leading domestic airlines in the country has stated that the limited supply of JET A1 also known as aviation fuel across the country in the last few days has greatly hampered its flight operations. The Public Relations and Communications Manager, Adebanji Ola, disclosed this in an online statement made available […]


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Yabatech Student’s Death: FMH Institutes Panel Of Enquiry

Late Charity Dazan Pix Courtesy: www.edufrica.com …Hospital Denied Deceased Treatment For Not Paying N3,000—–Students Alleges ….Alleges FMC Mgt Opened Medical File After Charity’s Death …As CMD Denies Allegations Following the public outcry against the questionable death of a female student of Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, Miss Charity Muatin Dazan as a result of alleged […]


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Court Orders Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Govts To Account For Recovered Loot

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos in a landmark judgment has held that successive governments since the return of democracy in 1999 “breached the fundamental principles of transparency and accountability for failing to disclose details about the spending of recovered stolen public funds, including on a dedicated website.” The court then ordered the government […]


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Why I Broke Through Glass Wall At Abuja Airport——Re-Arrested Cocaine Suspect

The suspected drug trafficker who broke through a glass wall at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja has told officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) that he was not under any influence of drugs and that he was only trying to evade arrest. The suspect Michael Nwobodo, who ran through a […]


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Groups Urge Customers To Boycott Banks Today Over Excessive Charges

..Calls For Review Of Charges …Says It Will Discourage Banking Consumer Advocacy Foundation of Nigeria (CAFON) has urged Nigerians are to shun banking activities across the country today to protest exorbitant charges by commercial banks. CAFON is a not-for-profit group dedicated to advocacy for consumer rights and protection in Africa’s largest consumer market is leading […]


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Drug Suspect Attempts Escape, Re- Arrested At Abuja Airport

A drug suspect Michael Nwobodo Alli, 31, was on Monday re-arrested after breaking through a glass wall in an attempt to escape at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja. He was found in possession of 81 pellets of hard drugs packed in a clean Parker Whisky carton along with boxes of chocolates in a […]


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Call NAPIMS To Order, Aviation Union Appeals To Buhari

The Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association (ATSSSAN) has appealed to President, Mohammadu Buhari to call the National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS) to order over its alleged directive to Bristow clients to terminate the contracts they signed with the fixed wing giant following the ditching of its Sikorsky type machine. The appeal, which is […]