Discordant Tunes At Nigeria Immigration Service Over Alleged Lopsided Postings By CG


  …It is Not True—-NIS Spokesman …Posted Officers Have Over Stayed At Stations …Says It Is The Duty Of CG To Say When, Where, How To Deploy …There Is Nothing Wrong If Officers From North Are Deployed To South, Verse Versa Trouble is brewing at the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) following the over 400 postings […]

NCAA Begins Investigation On 22 Students, Instructors Abandoned By Turkish Airline In Istanbul


    …Visits School In Abuja, Meets Proprietor …May Come Hard On Carrier   The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has commenced investigation into the abandonment of 22 students and instructors of Glisten International College, Abuja at Ataturk Airport in Istanbul by Turkish Airlines reputed for abandoning passengers. Those still stranded at Ataturk Airport are […]

Air Peace Trains Pilots For Int’l Operations With Boeing 777


  Air Peace has given its plan to launch itself on the international route a big boost with the training of four of its pilots in the handling of Boeing 777 aircraft. An online statement issued by the airline’s Corporate Communications Manager, Chris Iwarah explained that the training which took place at the Boeing Training […]

INEC Bribery Scam; Plea Bargain Or Not, I Won’t Go Below What The Law Says—Judge


    A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today, told the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC), that it would not impose punishment that is not in tandem with those stipulated by the law on accused persons, irrespective of the plea bargaining arrangement agreed upon between the anti-graft agency and the accused. Justice Mohammed Idris […]

1004 Estate Residents Call For Return Of Former Maintenance Managers


  … Protest Poor Mgt. Of Estate By HORA   Piqued by the poor management of the popular 1004 Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos by Home Owners and Residents Association(HORA), the residents of the estate have called for the return of the maintenance of the Estate to its former managers. The residents made call for the […]

(Breaking News)Fmr. Aviation Minister Prof. Borishade Passes On In London


  Former Aviation Minister, Prof Babalola Borishade is Dead. Borishade, 71, also former Minister of Education dead in London today after a brief illness. He was initially rushed to Reddington Hospital in Lagos, last week from, where he was taken to London. Borishade was born in Usi- Ekiti on March 7, 1946 into the Ebi […]

NCAA Cautions Pilots, Others On Adverse Weather


  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued a weather alert cautioning pilots, Airline Operators and Air Traffic Controllers (ATC) on the inherent danger associated with severe thunderstorms. A statement issued by the General Manager, Public Relations, Mr Sam Adurogboye stated that these hazards include severe turbulence, microburst, low level wind shears and hail […]

Two Brazilians Arraigned For Importing 23.9Kg Of Cocaine


    Two Brazilians, Lima Pereira Diego and Dias DOS Santos Marcia Cristina, were on today arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for Importing 23.895 kilograms of Cocaine to Nigeria. The duo according to the prosecutor, Mr. Abu Ibrahim, was arrested at the arrival Hall of Murtala Muhammad International Airport, Lagos, on April 18, […]

No Reprieve For Patience Jonathan, As Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of $5.8M


  Reprieve may not yet have being in sight for the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dame Patience Jonathan as the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today, ordered a temporary forfeiture of her $ 5,845,316.66 domiciled with Skye Bank Plc and another N2,421,953,522.78 domiciled with Ecobank Nigeria PLC. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun granted the […]

Turkish Airlines Abandons Nigerian Students, Pupils At Atatürk Airport, Istanbul


    …Forces Them To Pay $40(N12,600) To Sleep In The Terminal …As Airline Says It is Not Responsible For Their Accommodation   Turkish Airlines, one of the airlines known for providing passengers unsatisfactory treatment has left pupils, students and instructors of Glisten International College, Abuja numbering 22 stranded in Atatürk Airport, Istanbul, Turkey. The pupils, […]