14 Sep 2020
Operations of Arik Air were on Monday shut down by the aviation unions over alleged non payment of staff salaries since April after placing 90 per cent of the workforce on compulsory leave and other anti-labour practices.
31 Aug 2020
Ibadan Airport workers on Monday held a peaceful march round the major streets of the city to protest against Federal Government’s plan to concession...
1 Jul 2020
Aviation workers yesterday rejected the planned concession of the big four airports in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Kano, describing the processes as faulty and unilateral decision of the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika.
23 May 2020
The management of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and the workers have agreed that May salary will be paid in full.
27 Mar 2020
Toll collectors at the Lagos airport access road have disclosed that the facility is worth N100 million a month.
24 May 2019
The offices of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) were on Friday reopened for operations following the suspension of the two-day strike by aviation unions. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the unions are: Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) and the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE). Others…
23 May 2019
The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) yesterday shut down the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) demanding the removal of its Director General, Captain Usman Muhtar, over alleged highhandedness. Following the impasse, Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, invited aviation workers' unions to a meeting towards resolving grievances that led to picketing of…
15 Apr 2019
A coalition of aviation workers’ unions has grounded operations of Caverton Helicopters in Lagos and Port Harcourt...
5 Nov 2018
As its tomorrow’s deadline for strike draws close, organised labour did not attend the conciliatory meeting with the Federal Government’s...
12 Oct 2018
Local airlines yesterday recorded losses in excess of N400 million over the closure of Murtala Muhammed Airport II (MMA2) and disruption of flight activities on Wednesday.
11 Oct 2018
Airlines operating at the Murtala Muhammed Airport 2 (MMA2) Lagos, have been forced to make alternative arrangements to fly their passengers as aviation unions continued their picketing of the terminal on Thursday.
11 Oct 2018
At least five airlines are now counting their losses over workers’ unions’ shutdown of the Murtala Muhammed Airport II (MMA2) Terminal in Lagos.