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Akanu Ibiam International Airport

31 Aug 2020
Nwodo extols Ugwuanyi’s leadership qualities as state clocks 29 Excitement and gratitude filled the air yesterday as the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, was reopened for commercial flight, exactly one year and six days after it was closed for major rehabilitation and runway expansion. Although the loud drumming from several musical and cultural troupes as…
29 Aug 2020
Exactly one year and six days after it was closed for expansion and rehabilitation, the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu would be reopen today for local and international flights.
24 Aug 2020
Enugu State government has said that the ongoing demolition around the Akanu Ibiam International Airport was to fully implement the request of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria...
16 Aug 2020
A federal lawmaker, Prince Cornelius Nnaji, has condemned the recent demolition of the perimeter fence of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport in Enugu.
14 Jul 2020
Sirika gave the assurance at the airport in Enugu after inspecting the progress of ongoing rehabilitation of the runway and upgrade of other infrastructure, aiming toward international standards, on Tuesday.
29 Jun 2020
Uncertain has continued to trail reopening of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, 11 months after its closure for the repair of its runway and upgrade of facilities
23 Jun 2020
National President of the International Solidarity for Peace and Human Rights Initiative (ISFPAHRI), Osmond Ugwu, yesterday cautioned against abandoning the Akanu Ibiam International Airport
22 Nov 2019
The ownership contest of a portion of Akanu Ibiam International Airport land may delay the repair works and reopening of the airport. The Guardian learnt that the land contest between a private estate developer, J.J Emejulu, and Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)...
15 Nov 2019
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed the crash-landing of its helicopter on Thursday at its base in Enugu. A statement on Friday in NAF’s Twitter handle said that the incident occurred after a routine flight and...
25 Oct 2019
The delay in the completion of Chinese new terminals at Lagos and Kano airports has been blamed on faulty layout that will cost both Nigeria...
18 Oct 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a forensic audit of the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from 2001 to 2019.
8 Sep 2019
The member representing Nsukka/Igbo-eze South Federal Constituency in Enugu State, Dr. Patrick Asadu has unfolded plans for a security awareness campaign and summit for his constituency.


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