Monday, 18th October 2021
Breaking News:


4 days ago
African nations have rejected the proposal to impose vaccine passport protocol on air travel, describing the move as discriminatory.
17 Sep
We are working on it and I think airport certification is a major issue for us all. We are in discussion with the International Civil Aviation Organisation...
26 Aug
In a bid to enhance safety awareness in the aviation industry, the Accident Investigation Bureau Nigeria (AIB), yesterday, unveiled plans to digitise accident investigation findings and reports.
13 Aug
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has rallied behind the controversial rigorous process of obtaining an Air Operating Certificate (AOC) and its revalidation every two years.
13 Aug
The Federal Government has foreclosed chances of State governments expressing interest in owning and operating any of the four international airports currently listed for concession.
9 Jul
In readiness for the International Civil Aviation Organisation’s (ICAO) audit early next year, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has partnered with stakeholders in aviation’s emergency rescue....
11 Jun
Following perennial bird strikes and losses to airlines’ operations, the airport authority has deployed new sets of wildlife management equipment to aerodromes nationwide.
7 Jun
In this phenomenal period in the history of Nigeria kicked off by daunting economic challenges and a pandemic that took the nation by storm, reducing forecasts to mere conjectures...
24 Mar
Airlines are considering a standard ‘travel pass’ criteria for international air travellers in the COVID-19 era.
28 Oct 2020
• Project accommodated in N78.96 billion aviation capital budget • Let’s run national carrier, not government airline, says Ojikutu The Federal Government, yesterday, said adequate preparations had been made and the sum of N78.96 billion had been budgeted in the 2021 Appropriation Bill to implement the plan for a new national carrier, among other projects…
1 Sep 2020
The International Air Transport Association (IATA), has urged Nigeria and other African countries to embrace harmonised safety protocols for better connectivity.
13 Jul 2020
Fear of possible increase in local air fares and operators’ resistance to onboard physical distancing have compelled the Federal Government to reconsider an earlier directive that airlines should operate at between 50 and 70 per cent capacity.


11 mins ago
Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
50 mins ago
The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
1 hour ago
Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
1 hour ago
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.
1 hour ago
A 66-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a charge in relation to the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala in a light aircraft crash in 2019, a British court heard on Monday.