Friday, 7th October 2022
Breaking News:


13 hours ago
It was pomp in Lagos on Tuesday as a new scheduled carrier, ValueJet Airline, rolled out operations with some interesting packages to cheer up the troubled local travellers.
13 hours ago
ValueJet, a Fly for Value Aviation Company and Nigeria’s newest domestic airline, is set to begin commercial operations in October 2022. This was announced on Tuesday during the official launch of the Nigerian domestic airline at Providence Hotel, Ikeja, GRA, in Lagos. The airline, which was founded in July 2018, is offering a new and…
14 hours ago
Customers are always right, so says the cliché. But that seems to be changing if the faceoff between United Airlines and a customer, Taylor Alfred Oladotun, reflects a new trend.
20 hours ago
Local airline, Arik Air, is commemorating the eighth anniversary of its frequent flyer programme, Arik Affinity Wings, offering discounted airfares to loyal customers.
2 days ago
The Ministry of Aviation, yesterday, issued a disclaimer denouncing recruiting agencies and online platforms scheduling interviews for the new national carrier, Nigeria Air.
30 Sep
Barring ‘high-maintenance’ airports and attendant multiple charges in Nigeria and other countries in Africa, airfares would have been a lot cheaper and affordable for travellers.
30 Sep
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has identified four main priorities, if air cargo demand in the post-pandemic period must be resilient and stronger.
30 Sep
Financial dire straits facing local airlines were yesterday linked to an over-bloated workforce of the six aviation agencies.
30 Sep
Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has pledged Nigeria’s commitment to the liberalisation agenda of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) to deepen growth of the sector locally and in Africa.
30 Sep
With the rise in aviation fuel, the average fares paid by local air travellers for specified single journey routes increased by 6.96 per cent on a month-on-month basis.
29 Sep
Air Traffic Controllers (ATCs), yesterday, rallied the Federal Government behind the local production of aviation fuel and mitigation of the Foreign Exchange (FX) liquidity crisis to save local aviation
27 Sep
Barely 24 hours after it reeled out shareholders of the new national carrier, the Ministry of Aviation has dramatically delisted the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA)
27 Sep
Despite efforts at enforcing the open sky agreement among African countries, at least 66 per cent of routes in the region are still lacking in air connectivity.


3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with the leadership of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum over the reported cases of flood across the country.
4 hours ago
Byline : Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa, WorldRemit DOUALA, Cameroon, 7 October, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Right from birth, kids begin to actively pick up skills and knowledge as they engage with different environments. From the social skills they learn at home to the hygiene skills taught at school, all contribute to their development, but…
5 hours ago
A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
6 hours ago
Over the last twelve years, Nigeria has grown to master the practice of local content, to the extent of mentoring other resource-rich countries such as Uganda in promoting their own industries. Nigeria is one of the few countries to have enacted a primary regulation dedicated to it, with a broad objective to domicile a share…
6 hours ago
The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.