Buhari Directs Ministers With Political Ambitions To Resign

    President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that all members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) contesting for elective positions to submit their resignation letters on or before Monday, May 16, 2022. The Minister of information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, made this known today Wednesday, shortly after the Federal Executive Council meeting. The affected ministers […]

HRW Urges Nigerian Authorities  To Prioritise Justice For Abuses Against Protesters

Human Rights Watch(HRW)  said  that Nigerian  authorities have made no effort to ensure justice for the killing of protesters in Lagos state in 2020, six months after a judicial panel implicated security forces in the abuses. It asked the authorities to act on the panel’s recommendations and hold those responsible to account. According to Nigeria […]

Edo Govt. Energy Reforms: Residents Count Gains As Ossiomo Power Battles BEDC For Market Share

The electricity market in Edo State is taking a turn for the better as increased competition among players has created options for reliable power supply to residents, who credit the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, for opening up the state for investment that has now improved their living standards. Checks in the Benin metropolis […]

Edo State Rallies 12 Ministries To Begin  ‘Operation Plan Edo’ In Ugbor Thursday

The Edo State Government, will on Thursday, May 12, 2022, commence the ‘Operation Plan Edo,’ a new initiative rolled out to recertify building plans and collect data on the socio-economic needs of communities within the Benin metropolis. The Commissioner for Physical Planning, Urban and Regional Development, Isoken Omo, who disclosed this to journalists at a […]

Dana  Air Cries Out Over Jet-A1 Scarcity

    …Pleads With Passengers For Understanding The Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Dana Air, Sukhjinder Mann, has appealed to its customers to bear with the airline as the present scarcity of Jet A1 across the country continues to cause flight delays. According to him, “Unfortunately, we are again witnessing the scarcity of Jet A1 fuel across […]

Emirates Unveils Full Premium Economy Class At Arabian Travel Market 2022 

    Leading stakeholders in Nigeria’s tour and travel sector shall be hoisting Nigeria’s flag from May 9-12 at the Arabian Travel Market 2022 (ATM) as Emirates finalises plans to unveil its full Premium Economy cabin experience.  Emirates promises among others, to offer members of the travel and tourism industry from over 112 countries a chance to experience […]

FG’s Appeal, Obvious Cracks Force AON To Suspend Shutdown Action

    The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) said it has decided to suspend its action following numerous calls from the highest echelons in government with promises to urgently intervene in the crises faced by airlines due to the astronomic and continuously rising cost of JetA1. The decision by only six members of AON to […]

Like Ibom Air, Dana Air Pulls Out OF AON Flight Shut Down Agreement

    Dana Air, one of the leading domestic airlines has stated that it would not suspend its flight operations on Monday, May 9,2022 as agreed by airlines under the umbrella body; Airline Operators of Nigeria(AON). The decision not to suspend flight was made known in a statement titled, “Dana Air Not Suspending Fights” and […]

No Going Back On Tomorrow’s Shut Down Of Flight Operations–AON

Airline Operators of Nigeria(AON) has said categorically that there is no going back on the decision by its members to shut down flight operations tomorrow, Monday, May 9,2022 due to increase in the price of aviation fuel which is sold for N700 per litre. The insistence by AON is coming despite an appeal by the […]

AON May 9 Flight Shut Down: NANTA Calls For FG’s Intervention

      … Says Situation Damaging To Our Image As Nation, Businesses   The President National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) has called on the Federal Government to help resolve issues concerning domestic airline operators in Nigeria and the threat to shut down flight operations effective from Monday, May 9,2022. ” We cannot […]