NAMA Constitutes Committee To Review Nigeria Aeronautical Information Procedure

  The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has set up a committee to commence the immediate review of the nation’s Aeronautical Information Procedure (AIP). The Nigerian AIP is a state document that contains all aeronautical information that relates to the services, procedures, facilities and personnel at all Nigerian airports or within the Nigerian airspace. A […]


Boeing Names Darren Edwards VP,MD Of Boeing Defence Australia

  Boeing has named Darren Edwards as vice President and Managing Director of Boeing Defence Australia (BDA), the company’s largest international subsidiary effective from today, He succeeds Ken Shaw, who had been appointed Vice President of Supply Chain for Boeing Global Services. Edwards will be based at BDA’s head office in Brisbane, where he will […]


African Students’ Union Honours Sirika

  The All African Students Union (AASU) at the weekend in Abuja presented an award to the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika for his outstanding performance in office and exemplary leadership qualities. President of the union, Mr Akinyele Olasunbo, while presenting the award to Senator Sirika in his office, said the award, […]


Airlines Shiver As Price Of Aviation Fuel Skyrockets To N265 Per Litre

  There are indications that the  price of aviation fuel which has skyrocketed to about N265 per litre in the country has made airlines, especially domestic carriers to shiver. The increase represents over 110 per cent in 12 months, as the same product was sold for N120 per litre between January and February 2016. The roof […]


(Updated)FAAN Commissions 216 Aviation Security, Fire Officers

  …As Dunoma Warns Against Temptation, Compromises The Federal Airports Authority of Nigerian (FAAN) has formally graduated 107 Aviation Security (AVSEC) and 109 Aerodrome Rescue and Fire Fighting Services (ARFFS) from its training schools, This just as the agency urged them to dedicate themselves to the service of FAAN, the Nigerian people and to all […]


Why We Withhold Ekiti State‘s Allocation——-Finance Ministry

  The Federal Government of Nigeria, through the Finance Ministry yesterday explained that it withheld statutory allocation due to Ekiti state because the state failed to comply “with the necessary requirements for participating in the Budget Support Facility (BSF)”. The Director of Information, Ministry of Finance, Salisu Na’Inna Dambatta explained this in a statement. According […]


(Pictorial News) FAAN’s Airport Rescue, Fire Fighters Service Graduates

 


NDLEA Arrests Man With 73 Wraps Of Cocaine At Abuja Airport

    The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja has arrested 49 year old stationer, Nwafor Samson Tochukwu who attempted to export 1.699kg of cocaine to Dubai, United Arab Emirates. He tested positive for narcotic ingestion during the outward screening of an Ethiopian airline flight. NDLEA […]


(Breaking News): Modu-Sheriff Is PDP’s Authentic National Chairman—-Appeal Court

  The Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt has affirmed the controversial factional chairman of the People Democratic Party(PDP)and former Governor of Bornu State, Ali Modu Sheriff as the authentic National Chairman of the Party. The Appeal Court, who gave the ruling on Friday, upheld Justice Abang’s judgement. What this means is that the court […]


Court Orders Forfeiture Of Yakubu’s $9.8M To FG

  A Federal High Court sitting in Kano presided over by Justice Zainab Abubakar has ordered the forfeiture of the sum of $9, 772, 00 and £74,000 recovered from a former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Andrew Yakubu to the Federal Government. The order followed an ex parte application […]