Stakeholders Blame FG For Lack Of MRO Policy

  … We Will Not Be Involved In Building Hangar—– FG As the non availability of Maintenance Repair Overhaul (MRO) facility continues to encourage capital flight out of Nigeria, the Chief Executive Officer of Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), Capt Jari Williams, has berated the Federal Government for lack of policy on the project. This […]

Arik Air Wins West African Airline Of The Year In Ghana Aviation Awards

Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest airline has added another feather to its cap with the award of West African Airline of the Year bestowed on it at the Ghana Aviation Awards 2016. The event was held in Accra on Friday, July 29, 2016. According to Ghana Aviation Awards Events Director, Richard Abbey Jnr, […]

FG Receives 800,000 Applications For N-Power Jobs

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator, Chris Ngige, said that the Federal Government received 800,000 applications for the 500,000 jobs promised the youth. The minister, who spoke at the 5th Town Hall Meeting organised by the Federal Ministry of Information in Enugu today urged the people of the South East to take advantage of […]

Medview Airline Takes Delivery Of B747 Aircraft

…Flies In 400 Passengers from London-Gatwick Med-View Airline today took delivery of a B747-400 series aircraft, which was operated for the first time on its schedule flight from London- Gatwick with 400 passengers on board. The airline informed that the operation was made possible with the approval of the British Civil Aviation Authorities with the […]

NAAPE To Construct N2.5B State-Of –The- Art Headquarter At Lagos Airport

…To House 5 Star Hotel With 150 Rooms The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) is to construct a N2.5 billion state-of-the-art headquarters at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos. A post by the National President , NAAPE,Isaac Balami’s on his face book wall, informed that the ground breaking […]

FG Bans Conference Bags, Souvenirs at Seminars, Workshops

…Says New Measures To Eliminate Wasteful, Unnecessary Expenditure On Overheads The Federal Government has banned the procurement and distribution of conference bags, T-shirts and other souvenirs at events organised and funded by Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) such as conferences, workshops and seminars. A statement signed by the Director (Information) Salsiu Na’Inna Dambatta, Federal […]

SERAP Asks Dogara, Others To Step Aside Over Budget Padding

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Dogara Yakubu and other principal officers suspected to be involved in the alleged budget padding to step aside pending the outcome of investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and other agencies. The group made the request […]

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Again, FAAN, Arik Air On War Path Over N15.5B Debt

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and Arik Air today commenced another round of hostilities, few months after both parties made accusations and counter accusations over N12.5billion debt. FAAN had claimed that Arik Air owe it N12.5billion, which it had refused to pay, a claim Arik Air had denied. The airline in a counterclaim […]

Africa Single Skies Implementation Will Deepen Air Transport Market——-RwandAir Country Mgr

… To Connect Flights Into Mumbai, Guangzhou … Offers Nigerian Passengers Customer Friendly Baggage Allowance RwandAir said that the implementation of single skies for Africa will deepen the air transport market in the continent. This is just as the airline disclosed that it plans to connect flight services between Lagos and its hub in Kigali […]

FAAN Fire Fighters Avert Fire At Lagos Airport

  Men from the Airport Fire and Rescue Services Department of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) averted what would have been a raging fire incident at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, following their quick response. An online statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mr Yakubu […]