Court invalidates Kano’s additional four emirates
A Kano State High Court yesterday nullified the creation of four new first-class emirates by the state government. Ruling on the suit filed by a member of the state House of Assembly, Rabiu Gwarzo, challenging the exercise...
Airbus gets biggest deal of Dubai air show with $16 billion order
Commercial plane manufacturer, Airbus, earned the biggest deal of the Dubai air show with Emirates airline’s $16 billion bid for 50 jets in the kitty.
Airline celebrates Nigerian kids on Children’s Day
As part of activities to commemorate this year’s international Children’s Day, Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airline, has demonstrated its priority attention to Nigerian children by hosting a dedicated Children’s Day event, which also featured the exclusive screening of a blockbuster movie, Aladdin. Held at the Maryland Mall, Maryland, Lagos, the children…
Chelsea meet Arsenal in London derby clash at the Emirates
In light of a turgid 0-1 defeat to West Ham last weekend, Unai Emery has faced a serious backlash for the first time in his Arsenal career...
Emirates, Uber expand pact
Emirates has expanded its exclusive global partnership with Uber, based on outstanding customer feedback for an end-to-end travel experience. Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer for Emirates, Thierry Antinori, said very good results had been achieved with the partnership, and were pleased to expand the offer with Uber to even more Emirates customers across…
Emirates extends special offer
Emirates is offering Nigerian travellers the opportunity to visit Dubai with a special Economy and Business Class return airfare that includes attractive fares, a free third piece of luggage of up to 23 kg and a “My Emirates Pass”. The airline is also extending its popular My Emirates Pass programme with more partners. Nigerians traveling…
Emirates, flydubai launch codeshare routes
According to Emirates, passengers can book from October 3 on Emirates.com, through the Emirates Contact Centres or the travel agents network with travel commencing from October 29, 2017.
Arsenal/MTN picks Enugu, Lagos for Road to Emirates draw
Telecommunications outfit, MTN and its partners, Arsenal FC of London will hold the first draw on April 2 to pick the first batch of lucky fans to watch live one of the Gunners matches at the Emirates.
Emirates introduces blankets made from recycled plastic bottles
Emirates has introduced new sustainable blankets made from 100 per cent recycled plastic bottles. The soft and warm blankets are made using ecoTHREAD™ patented technology and is now...
Emirates revamps corporate loyalty programme
Emirates has revamped its corporate loyalty programme, Emirates Business Rewards, to provide greater value and added features for customers.
Foreign airlines in Nigeria refuel in Accra
Foreign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel in Accra and other places to avoid buying expensive and scarce jet fuel in Nigeria. The crash in the naira since a devaluation in June has led firms who market jet fuel locally, such as Total, Sahara and ConocoPhillips, to double the price to 220 naira…