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NUATE Commends FAAN Management Over Speedy Response To Unions’ Demands

Members of the Lagos State Council of the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) representing the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has commended the Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Engr. Saleh Dunoma for his efforts at resolving the disagreement between FAAN workers and the management. Members of the delegation made […]


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Safety Is Our Priority ––Delta Airlines

…Says We Operate Into Nigeria With The Right Equipment The Commercial Director East and West Africa, Delta Airlines, Mr. Bobby Byran has said that safety is the airline’s priority and that all the aircraft the airline operates into Nigeria are safe. Bryan’s reaction came on the heels of a question concerning the aircraft the airline […]


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Arms Deal: EFCC Commences full Scale Grilling Of Dasuki

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may have started grilling a former National Security Adviser(NSA) Mr. Sambo Dasuki , following his transfer by the Department of State Security Service(DSS) to the anti graft body According to “The Nation’ there were indications that the anti-graft commission may extend its probe to the seizure of […]


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IATA Predicts 7 Billion Airline Passengers By 2034

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 20 years Passenger Forecast Report predicted that passenger numbers will double the expected 2015 total of 3.5 billion by 2034 with seven billion people taking to the skies. Director General and Chief Executive Officer, IATA, Tony Tyler, stated that by 2034, the largest passenger markets would be China, the […]


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Man Dies On Board Arik Air Lagos –Owerri Flight

A middle-aged man, Mr Albert Nnadi, 57 aboard Arik Air’s Owerri-Lagos flight yesterday died on board Arik Air aircraft Owerri Lagos flight. A source told our correspondent that the passenger was discovered dead when other passengers were disembarking from the airplane on arriving at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos. Though it was not clear […]


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Man Breaches Security At Lagos Airport, threatens Aircraft Take Off

A middle aged man yesterday breached the security of the Murtala Muhammed Airports (MMA), Lagos threatening the take off of Medview Airlines aircraft and passengers bound for Abuja. Our correspondent learnt that the B737 aircraft belonging to Medview Airline had on board close to 100 passengers. A top official of the Federal Airports Authority of […]


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NDLEA Arrests Woman With $114,245, €2,020 At Lagos Airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport(MMA),Lagos has arrested a 52 year old Nigerian woman of British Olukoya Sarah Ogunade extraction over alleged currency trafficking. According to NDLEA she was arrested while trying to board a Virgin Atlantic flight to London at the MMIA, Lagos. The […]


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We Signed Agreement With FAAN To Operate Regional Flights—Babalakin

As stakeholders in the aviation sector chart the way forward, the Chairman of Bi-Courtney Aviation Services (BASL), Dr Wale Babalakin has said that Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2) signed agreement with the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) to operate regional flights. His reaction is coming on the heels of insinuations making the round […]


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EFCC Arrests Dokpesi, Bafarawa

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the former Chairman of Daar Communications and a People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Raymond Dokpesi and former governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa over alleged arms deal. Dokpesi was picked up in Abuja at about noon on Tuesday and was accompanied to the office […]


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