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NDLEA Boss Urges Students To Resist Temptation To Use Drugs

Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Col. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah(rtd) has called on the students of Covenant University (CU) Ota, Ogun State to resist the temptation to use and traffic drugs. The NDLEA boss gave the charge at the weekend during a visit by a team of Psychology students to the […]


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IATA Condemns CPC’s Incursion into Turkish Airline Versus Passengers Dispute

  …Says Arik, Aero, FirstNation Are IOSA Compliant ….As Body’s New Regional Director Visits NCAA International Air Transport Association (IATA) has vehemently condemned what it described as incursion into complaints by passengers against Turkish Airlines by the Consumer Protection Council’s (CPC). IATA further explained that CPC dabbled into aviation regulatory responsibilities of the Nigerian Civil […]


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Nigeria Signs BASA With Qatar

Despite the inability of the country to reciprocate flights to half of the over 70 countries which she signed Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) with, Nigeria has signed BASA with Qatar. The agreement according to a statement by Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina will ensure direct flights between […]


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Bristow Engages Independent Coy To Conduct Additional Review On Operations

…Says Organisation Is Aware Of NAPIMS’s Moves …Insists Safety Is Number One Core Value As part of efforts to further assure its clients that safety is number one priority, Bristow Helicopters, said that it has engaged the service of an independent company to audit and review its operations. This is just as the fixed wing […]


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Infantino Emerges FIFA President

Gianni Infantino has succeeded Sepp Blatter as the new president of FIFA after winning an election that went to two rounds on Friday in Zurich. The 45-year-old UEFA General Secretary, a lawyer and sports administrator, who joined European football’s governing body in 2000 and rose through the ranks, became FIFA’s first new president in 18 […]


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NDLEA Arrests 4 Suspected Traffickers In Abuja Airport With N61m Drugs

  The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) has arrested four suspected drug traffickers including a Birmingham based cleaner with 6.822kg of narcotics worth N61million. The seized drugs consist of 4.193kgs of heroin and 2.629kg of cocaine destined for Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia, Birmingham, United Kingdom, Rome and Mumbai, India. […]


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FIFA Reforms Passed: Salary Disclosure, Limit On President’s Term, Women’s Football

The FIFA president will be limited to three terms in office, in a raft of reforms passed by world football’s governing body as it aims to recover from a corruption crisis. A new council will replace the current executive committee, featuring a female representative from each confederation. The reforms, announced at an extraordinary congress in […]


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Supreme Court Affirms Rev King’s Death Sentence

The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the judgment of a Lagos High Court sentencing a man, Nonso Okeke (a.k.a Rev King) to death for murder of one Chinwe Ofomatu on October 28, 2004. The Appeal Court in Lagos had earlier affirmed the judgment of the lower court. Okeke was convicted by the Lagos High Court […]


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BRT Crushes Okada Rider To Death In Ikorodu

Tragedy struck, on Thursday, in Ikorodu, Lagos, when a commercial motorcyclist popularly called Okada rider was allegedly crushed to death by a Bus Rapid Response BRT on Mile 12 \Ikorodu axis. The incident occurred at about 8.05am at Agric bus-stop when the deceased who was plying the BRT corridor was trying to evade arrest by […]


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NDLEA Boss Assures US Of Nigeria’s Partnership In Drug Control

Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Col. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah (rtd) has pledged Nigeria’s continued partnership with the United States in the fight against illicit drugs. The NDLEA boss gave the assurance during a working visit to the agency’s headquarters by top officials of the United States Government led by James […]