Saturday, 27th November 2021
Breaking News:


24 Sep
Local airlines have apologised for multiple delays and cancellations in the air transport service, attributing the discomfort to bad weather that has cost carriers about 60 per cent loss in their operations.
8 Jan
Details have emerged on how airlines, travel agencies and service providers shared the N5 billion intervention funds for COVID-19 granted to all members of the aviation sector.
3 Nov 2020
Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, yesterday, disclosed that the local airlines’ total debt burden to regulatory agencies stood at N22 billion. A breakdown showed the sum of N19.37 billion and $6,993,284 million (N2.7 billion) as unremitted Ticket Sales Charge ....
8 May 2020
The Federal Government’s change of mind and ditch of local airlines in the evacuation of Nigerians overseas is causing rancour in the aviation industry, at a time all hands should be on deck.
11 Nov 2019
Unless urgent steps are taken to address the imbroglio between insurance operators and Aircraft owners, under the umbrella of Airline Operators of Nigeria...
1 Nov 2019
The local airlines in Nigeria are doing more with less. But beyond some dozy recognition of efforts, the National Assembly needs more than a passing interest, to overhaul toxic provisions that undermine sustainable growth of the air travel business.
24 Jul 2019
Airline operators, on Tuesday, rallied behind Air Peace, seeking Federal Government’s support for the carrier to succeed on the international front. 
7 Jun 2019
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has entered into a partnership with the Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) and Airline Operating Committee (AOC) towards improving services at airports nationwide. The move, which is an initiative of the new Managing Director of FAAN, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu, is to get the buy in of the major…
24 May 2019
The recent allocation of 35 per cent hajj passenger traffic to Saudi Arabian airlines, Flynas, by the National Hajj Commission...
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 ...
1 Jun 2018
Airlines operators in the country have alleged that the presidential taskforce report and recommendations on multiple taxations in the aviation sector have been abandoned.The report, which was submitted a couple of months ago, has neither been made public nor implemented.
12 Aug 2016
Despite the plummeting fortunes of domestic airlines in the country due to the harsh economy, they will have to pay up their debts worth more than N30 billion or be grounded by regulatory agencies.


56 mins ago
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ondo State Command, says it has trained 2, 000 students and 300 teachers on school security and personal protection in the state.
1 hour ago
Life sustenance is all about learning and this learning can take different dimensions. And to succeed out of these depend on how the learner can adapt to all conditions and raise his head. This is a world Nigerian media personality, social media influencer, and on-air personality, Adedoyin Ayomide Samuel, finds himself. Speaking during a recent…
2 hours ago
The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested a 34-year-old man, Godwin Iroro, for allegedly defiling his friend’s 10-year-old daughter.
3 hours ago
Iran's chief nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri arrived Saturday in Vienna ahead of talks aimed at reviving the 2015 deal with world powers
3 hours ago
Arsenal got back on track with a 2-0 win over Newcastle on Saturday as Eddie Howe suffered his first defeat as manager of the Premier League strugglers.