27.1 C

Aviation sector

Passengers now to arrive airports one hour thirty minutes before flights- Sirika

HADI Sirika, Nigeria's Aviation Minister has revealed that arrival time for  domestic air travelers to the airport has been reduced to one hour thirty...

Between Nigeria Airways and Nigeria Air

By Simon Kolawole ANYTIME Senator Hadi Sirika, minister of state for aviation, spoke about setting up a “national carrier”, I always switched off. Even though...

Aviation: Aero Contractors Sacks 900

“The huge monthly salary associated with a bloated workforce will eventually kill the airline, which is not the intention of the current government," spokesman of the airline, Simon Tumba said in a statement.

Airline Operators Lament Poor Navigational Aids In Nigerian Airports

The Airline Operators of Nigeria, AON, has lamented the deplorable state of navigational aids at airports across the country, saying the situation was to blame for the many cases of cancelled flights due to poor visibility caused by the Harmattan haze.

Arik Airline To Pay N6 Million Fine For Delaying Passengers’ Luggage

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has asked Arik Airline to pay a fine of N6m for the delay and inability to ferry its passengers’ luggage from London to Lagos on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of December, 2016.

 Airport Traffic Records 9% Drop

Figures published by the National Bureau of Statistics reveal that the aviation sector has recorded a 9% decline in terms of Airport traffic in the second quarter of 2016.


Eight years after, controversy and inflation slow down Ilesha-Baruba – Gwanara road project

By Dare AKOGUN Between 2013 and 2019, the Kwara State Government awarded contracts for major road constructions across the state,...

Tambuwal writes Buhari, seeks suspension of telecommunication blockade in Sokoto

SOKOTO State Governor Aminu Tambuwal has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to order the suspension of blockade of telecommunication...

IPOB threatens lockdown during Anambra governorship election

  THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has threatened a six-day lockdown of Anambra and other South-East states during the...

Buhari urges ASUU, other unions to embrace dialogue during industrial disputes

  President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and other unions within and outside...

Despite multiple assurances, Nigerian government fails to unban Twitter 140 days after

NIGERIANS appear to be waiting endlessly for President Muhammadu Buhari to unban Twitter, 140 days after he suspended its operations...
- Advertisement -

Most Read

- Advertisement -

Most Popular
Recommended to you