Wednesday, 19th January 2022
Breaking News:

Air Nigeria

24 Nov
Indications emerged Wednesday that Nigeria’s national airliner, Air Nigeria, will begin operations in April next year. Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, disclosed this to newsmen after the Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Sirika said the national carrier will be run by a company in…
2 Sep 2020
I pity this debt collector. At his wit’s end, this debt chaser, Ahmed Lawal Kuru, managing director of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, took his case...
8 Nov 2018
Sir: When on July 18, 2018 Haji Sirika, the Minister of State for Aviation, told a large audience, including aviation experts during a diplomatic...
21 Sep 2018
Stakeholders in the aviation sector are divided over the fate of the national carrier. While some described it as a white elephant project that should be forgotten, others urged the Federal Government to ...
7 Sep 2018
For Air Nigeria, the airline mooted as our new national carrier to set off on its feet, Nigeria’s Federal Government will be paying N3.168 billion or $8.8 million as startup capital.
6 Apr 2018
The Minister of State Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has said that government intends to build a national carrier that would stand the test of time.
27 Feb 2017
Airlines operators and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) have disagreed over the reasons for the low survival rate and demise of airlines in the country.


24 mins ago
Known for its tremendous health and wellness benefits, the use of Moringa in the human diet dates back centuries. This green superfood is packed with essential vitamins and minerals and possesses antifungal, antiviral, antidepressant, and anti-inflammatory properties. Aduna Moringa contains 5 essential vitamins and minerals, 25% plant protein and 24% fibre.  Its delicious green and…
44 mins ago
Nigeria Senate on Wednesday removed the clause that makes direct primary mandatory for the election of candidates in political parties from the electoral act amendment bill. The Senate in late 2021 passed a version of the bill and transmitted it to President Muhammadu Buhari who declined assent to the bill. Besides the amendment to Clause…
55 mins ago
The foundations call on world leaders to support the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to help end the COVID-19 crisis, prepare for future pandemics, and address epidemic threats.  SEATTLE AND LONDON, 18 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Today the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Wellcome each pledged US$150 million for a total of US$300 million…
1 hour ago
Qatar World Cup ticket sales were launched at reduced prices on Wednesday with residents and migrant workers able to attend games for just $11 as concerns persist over Covid-19. Authorities have not yet announced how many fans will be allowed into stadiums for the first World Cup in an Arab country, which runs from November…
1 hour ago
Israel's justice minister on Wednesday pledged a full investigation into allegations that the controversial Pegasus spyware was used on Israeli citizens, including people who led protests against former premier Benjamin Netanyahu. Pegasus, a surveillance product made by the Israeli firm NSO that can turn a mobile phone into a pocket spying device, has remained a…