Owerri Airport Strategic To South Eastern Region—Yadudu, FAAN Boss

  …Pays Courtesy Visit To Imo  State Governor   The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) Capt. Rabiu Yadudu has said that that Owerri Airport is very strategic to the economic development of the South Eastern region, hence the need to collaborate to develop infrastructure at the airport. He said this when he […]

Late Onyema A True, Detrabalised Nigerian–Bishop Kukah

    The Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Rev Father Mathew Kukah has described late Chief Michael Chukwuma Onyema as a true and detribalized Nigerian. Rev Kukah said this at the Funeral Service organised for the late Chief Onyema also reiterated that he is very optimistic about the growth and progress of […]

FAAN Suspends Officer Who Stole At Yola Airport

…Begins Investigation

EFCC Arraigns Naval Officer, 4 Others For Alleged Bunkering

  Story Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Navy officer, Mrs Bola Labinjo whose service name is Lieutenant Comander S. A. Ibe Lambert and four men alongside a vessel, MT Handling Jumbo, were today, arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for alleged Bunkering. Arraigned alongside the retired Naval officer are: Jonathan Abuka; Ikemefuna Charles Agaba; Benjamin […]

EFCC Arraigns Zenith Bank Staff Over N650M Fraud

  Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) today, arraigned a staff of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr Omotola Fawehinmi before a Federal High Court, Lagos over alleged fraud of N649, 916,175.66 million. The defendant was arraigned before justice (Professor) Chuka Obiozor on a five count-charge of the alleged offence. The defendant […]

Ondo Oil Producing Community Demands N5B Damages From Chevron Over Pipeline Fire

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi The people of Sukuna Community, an oil producing community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State  has sent a letter of demand to Chevron Oil Exploration Company of Nigeria, seeking for the cleanup of their community and the payment of N5,000,000,000.00 ( N 5 billion naira) damages following […]

Lagos Airport Car Hire Driver Returns N888,000 Forgotten In His Car To Owner

  One of the drivers of Airport Car Hire Association of Nigeria (ACHAN), Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, Mr. Adeniyi Olayinka has returned a sum of N888, 000 and an international passport forgotten in his car to the passenger. Speaking to journalists at the airport that he discovered the items in an envelope left […]

Ethiopian Airlines To Expand Service To Bengaluru, India October 27

  Ethiopian Airlines, the Largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline has stated that it would start passenger flights to Bengaluru, India on October  27,2019. The capital of the Indian State of Karnataka, Bengaluru is dubbed ‘Silicon Valley of India’ and serves as the centre of technology and innovation. According […]

4.4B Passengers Flew In 2018—IATA

  …Says Connectivity More Accessible, Efficient   The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released performance figures for 2018, which showed that global air connectivity continues to become more accessible and more efficient. Also, IATA World Air Transport Statistics (WATS2019) confirms that: 4.4 billion passengers flew in 2018, record efficiency was achieved with 81.9 per […]

Civil Service Regulations Not For Witch-Hunting, Ondo Permanent Secretary

  The new Permanent Secretary for Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs in Ondo State, Mr. Segun 0dusanya has said   that the civil service regulations are not meant to witch-hunt, but to streamline and move the system forward. Odusanya specifically charged government workers to be dedicated, maintained high level of discipline and take punctuality […]