24 Aug 2018
Aviation workers’ union has issued Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL) a two-week fresh ultimatum to either reverse the sack of 26 workers or have the Murtala Muhammed Airport II (MMA2) shut down.
2 Apr 2018
Two aviation unions on Monday urged the Federal Government to consider the interest of workers in the sector as it goes ahead with the plan to concession the four major airports in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the unions are: The Air Transport Senior Staff Services Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN)…
26 Mar 2018
Workers’ unions in the aviation industry have threatened to shut the airspace and ground all flight activities in protest against the Federal Government’s refusal to pay N45b pension and gratuities of Nigeria Airways ex-workers.
20 Sep 2017
Workers in the aviation sector yesterday clashed in Lagos over the planned concessioning of Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos and Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja.
23 Mar 2017
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) yesterday cleared all duly certified helicopter operators to commence operations in and out of Abuja henceforth.
7 Mar 2017
Unions in the aviation industry and hundreds of workers from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on Tuesday staged a peaceful protest against the recently appointed directors for the agency.
14 Jan 2017
Unions in the aviation sector yesterday kicked against the plan by the federal government to close the runway of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja for repairs.
21 Dec 2016
The plight of air passengers in the country worsened yesterday as Arik Air, the largest airline in West Africa, was shut down by protesting workers.
25 Nov 2016
Aviation trade unions have suspended their industrial action against Caverton Helicopters over alleged anti-labour practices.
7 Oct 2016
Workers in the aviation sector on Wednesday protested against the planned concession of four of the major airports in the country, describing the government’s motive as “unconvincing”.
20 Sep 2016
A top government official told The Guardian at the weekend that the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), and other concerned bodies have commenced the development of a...
18 Sep 2016
The Minister of State for Aviation, Captain Hadi Sirika, has assured unions in the aviation industry that the proposed concessioning of the four airports will not lead to job losses.