Wednesday, 31st May 2023


1 Feb
Race to cope with post-pandemic traffic rebound has cost world airlines and airports a record investment in technology, estimated to worth $4.3.8 billion in 2022.
23 Dec
Apparently worried by the perennial low market penetration in global traffic, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has hinged stunted growth of the air transport sector in Nigeria and other African countries on non-reciprocity of flight operations and multiple charges at airports on the continent. IATA, which is the clearing house for over 280 world…
14 Nov 2022
African carriers have recorded a 90.5 per cent passenger traffic surge in September, compared to a year ago, as global travel recovery continues to be strong.
30 Sep 2022
Financial dire straits facing local airlines were yesterday linked to an over-bloated workforce of the six aviation agencies.
31 Aug 2022
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has said local airlines are owing N19 billion and $7.6 million in ticket charges.
31 Aug 2022
Chaotic scenes in Nigeria’s air transport sector reached their feverish pitch last week when cash-strapped foreign airlines threatened to pull out over the inability to repatriate accumulated funds
31 Aug 2022
Crisis rocking local operators, yesterday, took a new turn as the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) ordered the airlines to begin repayment of debts in excess of N45.29 billion.
31 Aug 2022
The airline business (and, indeed the aviation industry) in Nigeria is at present facing an existential threat—triggered by an acute scarcity of foreign exchange (forex).
20 Aug 2022
The House of Representatives has summoned the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, and the Ministers of Finance and Aviation, Zanaib Ahmed and Hadi Sirika, respectively,
11 Aug 2022
World airlines have recorded a spike in passager traffic demand this summer season, despite chaotic scenes lately seen at major airports.
2 Aug 2022
Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has reaffirmed that all airports nationwide have adequate facilities to support night operations.
27 Jul 2022
Global aviation is witnessing one of its worst chaotic scenes in history over staff shortages and infrastructural deficits at major international airports.


9 mins ago
The Nigerian army high command boss, Lt. General Faruk Yahaya today performed a groundbreaking ceremony for the proposed army conference centre situated at Lungi Barracks, Asokoro, Abuja. General Yahaya, who was elated over the construction of the facility, noted that on completing the project, the challenges faced by the Nigerian Army in securing ample space…
14 mins ago
Nigerian entertainment sensation Tiwa Savage has lamented the current state of the nation less than one hour after returning to Nigeria from Brazil. Savage took to her Instagram page and posted her current state of mind, "literally less than an hour back in naija, and one of my car tires was gone. Other car now…
15 mins ago
German prosecutors said Wednesday they had arrested seven people accused of collecting money to send to the Islamic State group in Syria. The four Germans, a German-Moroccan dual national, one Kosovar and a Turkish citizen, were accused of belonging "to an international network that supported the terrorist activities of the Islamic State in Syria through…
25 mins ago
Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen on Wednesday delivered a speech to parliament partly written using artificial intelligence tool ChatGPT to highlight the revolutionary aspects and risks of AI. The head of the Danish government was giving a traditional speech as parliament gets ready to close for the summer. "What I have just read here is…
25 mins ago
Atletico Madrid and Super Falcons forward Rasheedat Ajibade has alerted Nigerians to online scams using her identity. “Hello everyone, Please be vigilant and do not fall victim to any scammer using my identity to deceive unsuspecting individuals," Ajibade tweeted. She denied knowing a certain Ibrahim Hassan who was parading himself on Facebook as her agent.…