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NUJ Chides Governors’ Over Attempt To Slash Minimum Wage

  The Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) has condemned the attempt by the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) to renege on the payment of N18, 000 minimum wage. This is just as the journalists’ body urged all media houses owing their workers to pay up or face the wrath of the union. The condemnation was contained […]


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SAA Prepares For Smooth Travel During Festive Season

South African Airways (SAA) has taken corrective service delivery action for travel peace of mind over the festive season. As a result of this, the airline implemented a number of service delivery improvements at King Shaka International Airport in Durban, following service delivery failure on October 26, 2015, where a number of customers were inconvenienced […]


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Abuja Sheraton Hotel Reopens Papillon Restaurant

Sheraton Hotel has reopened Abuja Papillion restaurant and recommenced its lunch buffet service. According to the hospitality giant, the compelling buffet venue, which previously offered breakfast and dinner, is presently equipped to serve lunch for the hotel’s loyal customers and guests. At the recent reopening of the restaurant’s lunch buffet tagged, ‘Papillon Food-Tasting Lunch’, the […]


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IATA Projects 28m Passengers In 2034 For Africa

…Says Connectivity Fundamental To Continent’s Aviation The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has projected that 28 million passengers will fly to and from Africa in the year 2034. This is just as the international airline body put the average passenger growth in Africa in the next 20 years at 4.4 per cent. The Regional Head […]


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Security Agents Detained Italian Woman For Breaching Screening Procedure At MMA2

An Italian woman, Lilian Abdulrahman, was yesterday detained for s hours by security agents at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two(MMA2), Lagos for preventing them from screening her bags. Abdulrahman, according to investigation had arrived Lagos on an board Aero flight from Abuja at about 12 noon but was detained by officers of the Nigerian […]


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SkyTeam Airline Alliance Appoints New Executives

The global airline alliance said that it has appointed a new leadership team. An online statement by SkyTeam, said that Perry Cantarutti had been named as Chief Executive Officer and that Michael Wisbrun had also taken over as the Chairman of the Governing Board. It added that the appointments were confirmed today at a meeting […]


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Outage: FAAN Restores Power To Lagos Airport

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has stated that the power outage experienced yesterday at some sections of the International wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos had been rectified. The General Manager of Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mr Yakubu Dati, who made this known, added that rectification was done by the agency’s team […]


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Carnival Calabar To Launch Theme At Akwaaba

…As exhibitors scramble For Space Carnival Calabar, Africa’s largest street party will on Sunday 22, November launch its 2015 theme at the opening day of Akwaaba African Travel Market in Lagos. This is just as exhibitors from all over the world scrambled for the few available space. Delegates at Akwaaba from all parts of the […]


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Airside Security Has Recorded Significant Improvement –Stakeholders

Stakeholders at a- three -day workshop to mark the Murtala Muhammed Airport)(MMA Safety Week in Lagos, said that security at airsides of Nigeria airports has recorded significance improvement over the years as evident in the near zero incidence on the runways. Speakers at the events with the theme, “Airside Safety, the Very Essence of Aviation” […]


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Drug: 16m Nigerians Use Cannabis – NDLEA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has disclosed that an estimated 16 million Nigerians use narcotic drugs. This was made known at the official presentation of an anti-drug abuse campaign tagged Be Smart, Don’t Start, which is jointly promoted by the agency in collaboration with the Celebrity Drug-Free Club. Chief Executive of the agency […]