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3 Oct
The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, has cautioned aviation unions against issuing threats of strikes over Conditions of Service (CoS), a statement he issued in Lagos, on Saturday, said.
16 Sep
The Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of AIB, Engr Akin Olateru has submitted an interim report on the plane crash that killed the former Nigeria’s army chief, Lt-Gen Ibrahim Attahiru and other military officers on May 21, 2021 in Kaduna State.
26 Aug
In a bid to enhance safety awareness in the aviation industry, the Accident Investigation Bureau Nigeria (AIB), yesterday, unveiled plans to digitise accident investigation findings and reports.
9 Jul
Commissioner of Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Akin Olateru on Thursday in Abuja said the preliminary report on the recent Nigerian Air Force (NAF) aircraft crash in Kaduna would be ready in a week. Olateru made the announcement at the release of eight accident reports which covered 2010 and 2019. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…
9 Jul
The Federal Government has expressed readiness to clampdown on debtors in the aviation sector, with accumulated debt hitting N37 billion. Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika...
16 Apr
The Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, Akin Olateru, has sought workers’ cooperation, dedication and professionalism in the second phase of his appointment.
22 Jan
Worried by the dip in aviation safety records globally, experts have pushed for concerted efforts to deepen safer sky across the local operations.
8 Jan
Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, in partnership with the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC), will be meeting to chart a path to reducing human errors in air crashes. Commissioner of AIB, Akin Olateru, said that no fewer than 75 per cent of air accidents occur due to human factors. Some of the human…
27 Nov 2020
The final reports were on the incident involving a Gulfstream G-IV aircraft owned and operated by Skybird Air that occurred in 2018, serious incident involving a Boeing 747-200 aircraft owned and operated by Kabo Air Ltd that occurred in 2013.....
27 Nov 2020
Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, has reiterated the call for the creation of the Nigeria Safety Investigation Bureau (NSIB), to carry out investigations of occurrences involving all modes of transportation.
13 Nov 2020
In efforts to deepen safer skies, the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, has harped on the need to improve utilisation of safety recommendations from air accidents and serious incidences to enhance air safety in the country.
4 Nov 2020
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) yesterday released the final report on an accident involving Chanchangi Boeing 737-200 aircraft that occurred at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa, Rivers State, about 12 years ago.


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Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
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The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
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Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.
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A 66-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a charge in relation to the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala in a light aircraft crash in 2019, a British court heard on Monday.