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Career Pursuit: NCAT Tasks FG On Policies To Encourage Nigerian Youths

The Rector of the Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Capt Sam Caulcrick, has urged the Federal Government to formulate policies that would encourage the best of the talented Nigerian youths through scholarships and subsidised fees to pursue careers in the aviation industry. This is just as he disclosed that the institution till date has […]


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Faulty Aircraft Part, ‘Crew Action’ Caused Air Asia Plane Crash–Investigators

Indonesian investigators have said that a faulty part and subsequent “crew action” caused the Air Asia plane crash that killed 162 people. The Airbus A320 aircraft crashed into the Java Sea on December 28,2014, less than halfway into a two-hour flight from the Indonesia city of Surabaya to Singapore. According to investigators the system that […]


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Faleke Disassociates Self from Party’s Decision, As APC Picks Bello

  Running mate to the late Prince Abubakar Audu in the November 21 governorship election in the state, Mr James Faleke, has disassociated himself from All Progressive Congress (APC) picking Alhaji Yahaya Bello as replacement for the late Audu. Faleke’s decision is coming on the heels of the picking of Bello by the party to […]


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FAAN Bows To Workers Demands, To Increase Funding For Welfare

The management of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has bowed to unions’ demands by agreeing to increase staff allowances and claims for workers in the organisation. The decision by the agency to increase funds workers welfare is contained in a communiqué signed by leaders of three aviation unions; Air Transport Services Senior Staff […]


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NSE Tasks Amaechi, Sirika On Aviation Local Content Drive

  The Nigerian Society for Engineers (NSE) Aeronautic Division has called on the Minister for Transport, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and the Minister for State, Aviation, Senator, Hadi Sirika to support activities that would usher in increased indigenous participation and local content capacity development in the aviation industry. The Society made the call in separate letters […]


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Faleke Picks Audu’s Son As Running Mate

The running mate to the late Prince Abubakar Audu in the November 21 governorship election in the state, Mr James Faleke, has picked Mohammed Audu as his running mate. This development is coming just as the APC picked Alhaji Yahaya Bello as replacement for Abubakar Audu, the party’s governorship candidate who died last Sunday, a […]


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Synagogue Building Collapse: Court Begins Trial Of TB Joshua, Church Trustees

  Trustees of ‎the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) will today be arraigned before a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja over the collapse of a six-storey building in the church on September 12, 2014 that killed 116 people Senior Pastor of the church, Prophet Temitope Balogun (TB) Joshua is one of the trustees. […]


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Nigeria Travels Mart (NTM) 1st Anniversary Colloquium Titled: “Leapfrogging Nigeria Aviation To Match Her Potential” Date: Tuesday, December8, 2015 Venue: IBIS Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos Time: 8.30 am Distinguished Speakers 1, Managing Director, Atlantic Aviation, Shaf Syed 2, The Chief Executive Officer, Ropeways, Capt Dapo Olumide 3, Managing Director, Kitari Consult Limited, Mallam Alli Magashi, 4, […]


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ACI Nominates FAAN Staff Candidate Board Of Directors

A Nigerian Kabir Mohammed and a staff of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has been selected as a candidate of the Board of Directors of the Community of Practice (CoP) of the Airport Council International (ACI). This was stated by the Nominating Committee of the International Airport Professional, Community of Practice (IAP CoP) […]


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N117m Debt: Court Freezes Guarantor’s Accounts In GTB,16 Other Banks

  For allegedly refusing to pay a judgment debt estimated at about N117 million, a Lagos High Court presided over by Justice Olusola Williams has granted a garnishee order nisi attaching any money in the accounts of the guarantors of Holyview Investment International Limited in about 17 commercial banks in the country. The Garnishee is […]