EU’s Plan Endangers Nigerians, Other Foreigners In Libya

…As Migrants, Asylum Seekers Faces Killings, Rape, Torture Human Rights Watch has said that European Union efforts to stem migration from Libya further expose migrants and asylum seekers to violent abuse in the hands of government officials, militias and criminal groups in Libya. The body listed the newly documented abuses to include torture, rape and […]

Ogah’s Victory Not A Legal Ambush————Ex-NBA Chairman

Former Chairman, Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Ikeja Branch, Mr Onyekachi Ubani, has said the victory of Uche Ogah as the governor of Abia State was valid and not a hurriedly executed legal ambush for the acquisition of political power as been speculated in some quarters. Ubani stated this while speaking with journalists in Lagos. He […]

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Only Good Policies Can Address Travel Industry Challenges——–Bankole, NANTA Boss

…Begins Talks With IATA, UFTAA, Others …Promises To Re-position Association, Uphold Professionalism The National President of the National Association Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA), Bankole Bernard has said that with good policies the present economic situation facing the travel industry in the country can be addressed This is just as he said that the leadership at […]

Etihad Airways Celebrates Four Years In Nigeria

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates has celebrated its fourth anniversary of the launch of its non-stop services between Lagos and Abu Dhabi in July 2012. As part of the celebration, the airline will offer free Wi-Fi access for guests travelling on its flight between Lagos and the airline’s hub in […]

Lufthansa Launches Internet Connectivity On Short, Medium Haul Flights

Having equipped the entire wide-body aircraft fleet including the A330-300 to Nigerian destinations with internet, Lufthansa will in October this year launch the first short and medium-haul aircraft with broadband internet on board. Lufthansa’s entire A320 family fleet is expected to have the innovative technology installed by mid-2018. One key milestone has already been reached: […]

MainOne Tasks Insurance Community On Data, Analytic Tools To Drive Sustainable Growth

  MainOne, the leading provider of telecoms services and network solutions for businesses in West Africa has challenged the insurance industry to adopt the use of data and analytic tools to drive sustainable growth in the sector. The challenge was issued at a one-day BusinessDay Insurance Roundtable held at the Wheatbaker Hotel, Lagos. The forum […]

NCAA Warns Foreign Airlines Against Selling Tickets In $s

…Action Contradicts Article 8(4) Of BASA The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has warned foreign airlines operating in the country to desist from selling tickets in Dollars, as it is contrary to the provisions of the Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) between Nigeria and other countries as contained in Article 8 (4). A statement signed […]

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We Are Impressed With Total’s Contribution To Oil And Gas—House Of Representatives

…Says Govt Ready To Do Business With Law Abiding Entities …Total Invested $5B In Nigeria Despite Challenges In The Last Five Years—Terraz Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Local Content said that they are impressed with Total’s contributions to the development of oil and gas industry in Nigeria for the past 50 years. […]

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Again, Ecobank Fails To Suspend Honeywell Suit

Justice Idris of the Federal High Court of Lagos has once again refused Ecobank’s application to suspend the Honeywell’s suit against Ecobank. The Court stated that it cannot grant Ecobank’s application because the Federal High Court is bound by the final judgement of the Court of Appeal, which was delivered on March 30, 2016, directing […]

NDLEA Quizzes South Africa Based Evangelist Over 165kgs of Drugs

… I Made A Mistake Venturing Into My Wife’s Drug Business—Suspect Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested a South Africa based evangelist, John Vincent Arinze, over 165kgs of narcotics drugs seized at Apapa Seaport, Lagos with a street value of N1.4 billion According to the agency the suspect is presently […]