8 Sep 2016
Thousands of workers in the nation’s aviation sector may soon lose their jobs, as airlines’ operators groan under the weight of economic challenges.In the line of fire are over 400 pilots including expatriates, 1,200 crewmembers and more than 1,000 travel agents.
3 Sep 2016
Meanwhile, Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, yesterday pledged to intervene in the shutdown of Aero Contractors' scheduled flight operations, to ensure that the airline returns to business as soon as possible.
16 Aug 2016
Worried by the departure of some foreign airlines operating in Nigeria, the Senate said it had concluded plans to summon the Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Serika, with a view to finding lasting solutions to the problems of the aviation sector.
12 Aug 2016
Some aviation workers have accused the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, of frustrating the restructuring of the sector.The workers, under the aegis of Nigeria Aviation Professionals Association...
1 Aug 2016
According to the Minister, dwindling revenue, high rate of foreign exchange and demands of global best practices, make the need for Public Private Partnership inevitable.
29 Jul 2016
A travel website, The Guide to Sleeping in Airports, last year rated the Port Harcourt aerodrome as the “world’s worst airport”. Lagos and Abuja international airfields were also named among the 10 worst airports in Africa.
12 Jul 2016
The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) wants the Civil Aviation Act amended to provide for engagement by local and foreign airlines, the News agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
11 Jul 2016
The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) has called for the amendment of the Civil Aviation Act, to provide for their engagement by local and foreign airlines.
17 Jun 2016
Airline operators have urged the Federal Government to come up with a clear policy direction for the industry’s development and growth.
8 Jun 2016
Apparently bowing to pressure from the international community, the Federal Government yesterday assured foreign airlines that the difficulty being experienced in repatriating funds would soon be resolved.