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22 Jan 2015
THE Chairman of the Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL), Barr. Dr. Taiwo Olayinka Afolabi (MON), a lawyer, has been given The ‘Sun’s Business Man of the year award 2014’. The award was presented to him at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos in a very elaborate ceremony which had in attendance Crème…
15 Jan 2015
Nigeria, in the event of the global down turn of world economy, should be thinking now on how to develop critical sectors of her economy other than oil and gas in order to avoid the adverse effect this will have in the overall governance of the country. One of such critical sectors is the aviation…
15 Jan 2015
DISCOVERY Air on Wednesday commenced series of meetings with passengers and their legal representatives that lodged complaints with it and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority ( NCAA). The meetings, it was learnt is part of efforts by the start up carrier to restore the suspension of its operating license by the NCAA. The NCAA on…
15 Jan 2015
ARIK Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier is resuming flight services to Cotonou, Benin Republic and Douala, Cameroon from Monday, January 19, 2015. Flight services between Lagos, Nigeria and Cotonou/Douala were suspended last year in the wake of the outbreak of Ebola Virus in some parts of West Africa. Arik Air will be operating…
7 Jan 2010
CANADA has planed to introduce full-body scanners at all its major international airports to tighten security after the failed attack last month on a U.S.-bound plane. The scanners, which see through clothing, will go into nine airports, including Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver, starting this month and will be used for now only on U.S.-bound flights, officials said.
30 Sep 2009
SOUTHERN Sun Hotels, Ikoyi, Lagos is offering fantastic discounts on its exquisites rooms to mark Nigeria 's 49th independence anniversary.Consequently, the firm said it is giving 49 per cent discount on its standard and executive rooms from October 1-4, 2009. Also, during the period, the management will offer champagne brunch.
30 Sep 2009
IT was not a political rally. Far from it. The people of Akwa Ibom State had long waited for it, not because they doubted the promise of their governor, Godswill Obot Akpabio, but because they had seen many projects being abandoned for no just cause.
30 Sep 2009
THE hand-over of the domestic airport terminal of the Lagos airport to Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited under a legally binding agreement came without a fight from airport workers and Arik Air which claimed that they were short-changed by government. While Arik plans to fight on to make government rescind its decision, the new owners have pledged to integrate FAAN workers into the scheme, writes WOLE SHADARE.


13 mins ago
First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced a phased corporate name change of its subsidiaries in the United Kingdom and Sub-Saharan Africa.
27 mins ago
The Management of Rivers State University (RSU) has announced the commencement of academic activities at the university’s satellite campuses in Ahoada, Emohua and Etche councils of the state.
34 mins ago
Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Cross River State, Alphonsus Eba, has maintained that power rotation witnessed in the state since 1999 will be legalised.
35 mins ago
Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Asaba, Delta State capital, has granted Labour Party (LP) and its governorship candidate, Deacon Ken Kawhariebie Pela, leave to inspect all Independent National Election Commission (INEC)’s election materials pertaining to the conduct of governorship election on March 18, 2023 in the state.
44 mins ago
As reactions trail the disclosure by the Department of State Services (DSS) on Wednesday over plot to install interim government ahead of May 29 handover from President Muhammadu Buhari to President-elect Bola Tinubu, Labour Party (LP) has dissociated itself from the alleged plot, denying being part of any unconstitutional arrangement to install an interim government.