Man, 42, Docked Over N150M Fraud, Forgery

    A 42 years old man, Afam Agbo was today, arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged N150 million fraud and forgery. He was arraigned alongside his company, Konkomm Telecom Limited, on three counts charge, bordering on conspiracy, fraud and forgery, before Justice Sule Hassan by the men of the Special Fraud […]

RwandAir Begins Flight Operations To Kinshasa April 17

  As part of its expansion drive, RwandAir, the national carrier of the Republic of Rwanda has stated that it would launch flights to Kinshasa, the capital of Democratic Republic of Congo(DRC)April 17, 2019. An online statement by the airline explained that RwandAir will operate three weekly direct flights from Kigali hub to N’Djili International […]

N6.8B Fraud: Ex-GTB Official Testifies Against Ex-NAMA MD, Ibrahim Abdulsalam, Others

  The trial of the former Managing Director of Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Mr. Ibrahim Abdulsalami and six others over alleged N6. 850, 447, 609. 90 billion fraud before a Federal High Court, Lagos, continued today with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) calling it’s third witness. Others standing trial on the alleged […]

Air Peace Orders 30 Brand New E195-E2 Jets In $2.1B Deal With Embraer

West and Central Africa’s biggest airline, Air Peace today placed a firm order for 10 brand new Embraer 195-E2 aircraft worth $2.12 billion. The deal which was unveiled today during Embraer Business Meeting with the Aviation World in Port Louis, Mauritius, makes Air Peace the first to order the brand of jets in Africa, thereby […]

Qatar Airways Wins Six TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Airline Awards 2019

  Qatar Airways has been named ‘World’s Top 10 Airline’, ‘World’s Best Business Class’, ‘Middle East Best Airline’, ‘Middle East Best Major’, ‘Middle East Best Business Class’, and ‘Middle East Best Economy Class’ by TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Airline Awards 2019. The TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Airline Awards are based on millions of honest reviews from travellers […]

Court Fixes May 5 For Locus Sincro Of Smuggled 1570 Pump Action Rifles

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   Justice Saliu Saidu of the  Federal High Court, Lagos, today, fixed May 5, for the inspection of 1570 pump action Rifles, which were allegedly smuggled into the country by three businessmen and a company. The court fixed the date after the fourth prosecution witness in the trial gave […]

AIB Begins Review Of Its Regulations April 4

    Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) is to commenced the review of its regulations on April 4. As a result, the bureau will host a two-day Stakeholders Forum to review its proposed Civil Aviation Regulations of 2019, on April 4 –5, 2019 at Radisson Blu, Ikeja, Lagos State. An online statement by issued by the […]

Apron Decongestion: FAAN Promises To Provide Free Space For Airlines At Airports With Lesser Traffic

  …Says We Are Discussing With Operators …To Review Agency’s Bye-Laws To Meet Current Challenges The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), has stated that it was ready to give airline operators, who parked their aircraft on the cargo apron at the international wing and the domestic terminal apron at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), […]

Nigeria Begins Talks With Cape Verde On Air Transport

    The Federal Government of Nigeria said that it has commenced talks with Cape Verde on plans by the latter to begin air transport deal in line with existing Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA) between the two countries. Minister of State for Aviation, Senator, Hadi Sirika disclosed this shortly after a meeting with Cape […]

Breach Of Trust: Court Slams Access Bank With N4.7M Damages

      A Federal High Court, Lagos has ordered Access Bank Plc to pay the sum of N4.7 million to two Lagos-based Businessmen for breach of trust and gross negligence. Justice Abdulazeez Anka made the order on Wednesday while delivering judgement in a three years old suit filed by Chief Kolade Oluwole Ogunbiyi and […]