Ethiopian Airways Takes Delivery Of 8Th Freighter

  Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services, Africa’s Largest Cargo operator, has taken delivery of its 8th B777 freighter aircraft in its cargo fleet family It took deliver on November 10, 2018 at its home base at Bole International Airport, maintaining its trajectory of rapid growth and expansion in the global cargo industry, Africa’s Largest Cargo […]

N650M Fraud: Akinjide, Others’ Lose Bid To Have Case Transfer To Ibadan

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, dismissed an application filed by Senator Ayo Ademola Adeseun and Chief Olanrewaju Otiti, seeking transfer of the criminal charge against them to Ibadan, Oyo State capital. Adeseun and Olanrewaju are standing trial on alleged N650 million fraud, alongside a former Minister Federal Capital […]

N4.7B Fraud: Court Dismisses Ladoja, Akanbi ‘s No-Case Submission

  By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today dismissed the no-case submission filed by former Oyo State Governor, Senator Rashidi Ladoja and one of his aides, Waheed Akanbi. Justice Mohammed Idris after dismissing the no-case submission ordered them to open their defence by Tuesday week. Ladoja and Akanbi are currently […]

N3.2B Fraud: Court Revokes Orji Kalu’s Bail

Story by Gbenga  Ogunbufunmi    A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, revoked the bail earlier granted to former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu for breaching the terms of the bail by traveling out of the country without the permission of the court. Justice Mohammed Idris, who presided over the court also ordered the […]

Dana Air Celebrates 10 Years Anniversary, Promises Safety, Customer Friendly Service

  Dana Air has pledged a strong commitment to continue to offer its passengers the best of service hinged on safety and customer satisfaction. The pledge is coming as the airline celebrates its 10th anniversary in Nigeria’s aviation industry Addressing newsmen in Lagos, the Chief Operating Officer of Dana Air Mr Obi Mbanuzuo, said, “Despite […]

NAFEST 2018: Every State A Winner –By Frank Meke

  The 31st edition of National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) has come and gone but the positive national vibrations generated still lingers. Though about four states, Rivers, Ondo, Bayelsa and Delta came tops as overall winners, almost all the participating states had one award or another listed for them. It is strategic and […]

N754.8M NIMASA Fraud: We Did Not Plea Bargain With EFCC -Ex-Defendants

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi A new twist has ensued in the trial former Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Patrick Ziadeke Akpobolokeme and five others currently facing trial for allegedly stealing the sum of N754.8 million, as the prosecuting agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has decided […]

Forgery: Court Dismisses Innoson’s Motors Boss’ Stay Of Proceedings Application

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, today, fixed December 7, for hearing of a motion seeking the issuance of bench warrant against Mr. Innocent Chukwuma founder of Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited and four others for their persistence refusal to appear in court for  their arraignment in an […]

EFCC Arraigns Ex-NDDC Director Over N3.6B Bribe, Remanded In Custody

      Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) yesterday arraigned a former Executive Director, Projects, Niger Delta Development Commission(NDDC), Mr Tuoyo Omatsuli, for allegedly collecting bribe to the tune of N3.6billion from a contractor. Omatsuli was arraigned alongside Don Parker Properties Limited, Francis Momoh and Building Associates Limited before […]

Sirika Denies Spending $8.8M On Suspended Nigeria Air

  …Only N90M So Far Committed To Project—Minister   Minister of State, Aviation, Senator, Hadi Sirika, today denied that the sum of $8.8million was spent on the suspended Nigeria Air project, contrary to speculations in the media. This clarification has cleared the air the controversies surrounding the suspension of the national carrier project, Nigeria The […]