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Police Transfer Suspects With 781.5kg Of Cannabis To NDLEA

The Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 2 command Lagos, Mr Bala Hassan, has transferred two suspected cannabis smugglers to officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). The suspects were arrested with 863 compressed parcels of dried weeds that tested positive for cannabis weighing 781.5kgs being smuggled from Ghana by […]


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Senate Tasks FG On Decay Infrastructure At Airport

The Senate Ad-hoc Committee on Aviation has called on the Federal Government to take a critical look at improving the infrastructural decay at airports across the country especially the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport (NAA), Abuja. The committee made call while inspecting facilities during a facility tour at Lagos Airport, […]


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Medview Airlines To Commence Flight Operations To Jeddah

    …Unveils Boeing 737-800 Series Medview Airline is to commence international flight out of the country to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The commencement of flight to Jeddah is coming barely some days after it began direct flight operations from Lagos to London. This is as the airline yesterday unveiled its latest aircraft, Boeing 737-800 from […]


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Overland Airways Commences Flight Operations To Jalingo

…To Boost Economic Activities In Taraba Overland Airways, Nigeria’s leading commuter airline has commenced flight services to Jalingo, the Taraba State capital, from the airline’s hub in Abuja. To date, Overland Airways is Nigeria’s most consistent longest serving airline providing uninterrupted flights and opening up Nigeria’s remote economies over the last 13 years. Speaking on […]


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Etihad Airways, Abu Dhabi Airport Backs Global Aerospace Summit 2016

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Abu Dhabi Airports have both signed to officially support next year’s Global Aerospace Summit. According to the organisers, the summit will bring an international delegation of 1,000 aviation, aerospace, defence and space experts to the country’s capital to explore innovation within their sectors. […]


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Reduce Expenses On Frivolities Kalu Tells Governors

…Buhari’s Move to Recover Looted Funds on Right Track Former Governor of Abia state, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu has called on state governors to cut down on frivolities to meet the financial obligations of their respective states especially workers. He stated that what the country needed now is deep reflection and serious financial reengineering by […]


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AIB, Stakeholders, Others To Amend 2006 Operational Rules

…To Conform With Updated ICAO Standards Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has stated that it would review the existing Civil Aviation Investigation of Air Accidents and Incidents Regulations 2006 to conform with the updated International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPS). The bureau also stated that the review became necessary to ensure that […]


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2016 AUDIT: ICAO Six Man Forerunner Technical Team Concludes Assignment

Ahead of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP) slated for March, 2016, a six-man team from the world body that arrived Nigeria on a technical assistance has concluded its assignment. The visiting ICAO Assistant Team was in the country for close to two weeks to offer necessary assistance to […]


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INEC Declares APC Candidate Yahaya Bello Governor–Elect

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Alhaji Yahaya Bello, All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate governor –elect and winner of the Kogi governorship poll. APC in the election scored 247,752 votes to defeat its rival Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that came second with 204,877 votes. In yesterday’s (December 6,) supplementary APC secured 6885 votes […]


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Fire Razes Houses At Ojuelegba, As Petrol Tanker explodes

A fuel tanker belonging to Forte Oil, one of the major oil marketers in the country went into flame this morning at Ojuelegba, Lagos consuming houses. The fire,an  eye witness, said was still raging as at 10.30, when he left the scene, adding that already several houses close to the bridge were affected by the […]