Thursday, 27th January 2022
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26 Oct
The Federal Government, yesterday, said efforts were ongoing to site shooting range facilities at major airports nationwide, to train Aviation Security (AVSEC) officials in firearm usage.
1 May 2020
The Airports Council International (ACI) World, and the International Air Transport Association (IATA), yesterday, warned that time was running out on financial supports for quick restart of the air travel business in many countries.
18 Oct 2018
The African Clean-up Initiative (ACI) has held its first national clean-up campaign to mark Nigeria’s 58th independence anniversary, tagged ‘Green Independence Clean-up (GIC)’. Teams were saddled with the task of celebrating the day by doing sanitation, green rally, sensitization and advocacy or a recycling challenge. They could do one or more of the activities in…
30 Jul 2018
The Airports Council International (ACI), World and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) yesterday renewed their pledge to jointly combat the menace.Aviation connects the world, carrying more than four billion passengers yearly, but this global network is also used nefariously by traffickers to transport people against their wish.
16 Mar 2018
Association of airport managers in Africa are rallying behind the implementation of the open skies treaty, especially in lieu of the traffic boom the initiative will bring to signatory countries.
13 Jul 2017
The recent past banking industry crisis that consumed some financial institutions has been cited as an example of conflict of interest and its implications on corporate existence, hence a lesson for others.
12 Aug 2016
Globally, aviation bodies have endorsed the International Air Transport Association (IATA)’s Cargo- XML messaging as the new standard for air cargo industry electronic messaging, as well as an alternative to the old Cargo-IMP.


The Nigerian Navy has released the posting of 54 Rear Admirals following the recent promotion of senior officers in the service. The Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, Commodore Suleman Dahun, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. According to him, in the postings, Rear Adm. Saidu Garba, formerly the Navy Secretary, has been…
7 mins ago
Russia said Thursday its views were not addressed in a US response to its security proposals to end tensions over Ukraine, but added that Moscow would not respond hastily. "It cannot be said that our views were taken into account, or that a readiness to take our concerns into account was demonstrated," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry…
23 mins ago
Kenyans were mourning Thursday the country's best-known football fan, a colourful former newspaper vendor who was found hacked to death at his home. Issac Juma Onyango was a familiar feature when the national team Harambee Stars were playing -- painting his body from head to toe in Kenya's colours of black, red and green, and…
1 hour ago
NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna "Gigi" Bryant have been honoured on the second anniversary of their death by a bronze sculpture temporarily erected at the helicopter crash site where they died. The bronze statue created by Dan Medina depicts Kobe and Gigi wearing basketball uniforms, staring at each other lovingly as Gigi…
3 hours ago
A Los Angeles sculptor on Wednesday marked the second anniversary of Kobe and Gianna Bryant's death with a statue on the site of the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Dan Medina built the 160-pound statue of the NBA star and his 13-year-old daughter and erected it over the site of the crash that killed them…