Nigerian passenger dies while waiting to board flight at Lagos airport
A Nigerian passenger, Jude Oladapo, on Saturday slumped and died while undergoing boarding procedures at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.
FG plans two international terminals for Lagos Airport
There are plans by the Federal Government to operate two terminals at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. It was reported that the plan to have two terminals...
Save us from death on Airport Road, pedestrians beg Sanwo-Olu
Road users plying the newly reconstructed Airport Road, Lagos have decried the stoppage of a pedestrian bridge, which was being constructed alongside the new road leading to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport during the administration of Akinwunmi Ambode.
Nigeria ‘abandons’ Lagos airport facility repairs, maintenance
Owing to the neglect by government, the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos is in a sorry state. Passenger services at the airport may have reached its all-time low.
Imperatives of five per cent charges, sharing formula review in aviation
Until the Federal Government reviews the mandatory charges in the air transport sector and its sharing formula among concerned agencies, the service providers may continue to lack adequate funding...
Police identifies Lagos Airport intruder as Nigerien
Police have identified the man who climbed an Azman Air aircraft at the Lagos airport on Friday as a Nigerien, Usman Adamu
Against court orders, ‘stolen’ aircraft departs Nigeria
In violation of a court order, one of the two disputed Bombardier Dash 8 Q300 aircraft allegedly stolen by some interested parties...
Abandoned aircraft overstretch Lagos airport facility
One-too-many abandoned aircraft on the aprons of Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, has overstretched the facility, making it almost difficult for active aeroplanes to operate. Some of the aircraft, already over five years on the apron, occupy spaces at both cargo and passenger terminals – limiting operating spaces for wide-body foreign carriers. Regional General…
NIS foils trafficking, arrests Ghanaians at Lagos airport
Officials of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) have foiled a human trafficking attempt at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos and arrested eight Ghanaian women. The Guardian learnt that the Ghanaians were headed to Europe via Lagos, Egypt and then Kuwait for prostitution. Among those arrested are, Tordro Gifty (22); Odurowaa Millicent (20), Abotsi…
Immigration suspends officers alleged of aiding traffickers at Lagos Airport
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), yesterday, suspended two of its officers alleged to be aiding human traffickers and trafficking at the busy Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos.
Suspected thieves burgle Air Peace Plane at Lagos airport
Suspected burglars late on Thursday allegedly attacked an Air Peace aircraft while taxing at the Murtala Muhammad Airport (MMA) in Lagos. The aircraft, a Boeing 737, was attacked, with its cargo compartment allegedly opened at 7:35 pm, prior to takeoff to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. But the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN),…