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26 Oct
The Federal Government, yesterday, said efforts were ongoing to site shooting range facilities at major airports nationwide, to train Aviation Security (AVSEC) officials in firearm usage.
25 Oct
The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, on Monday, assured that the Federal Government was ready to expand infrastructures in the aviation sector, to improve safety and security. Sirika gave the assurance in his opening speech at the 2021 Nigerian Airports’ Security Week under the theme: “Promoting security culture at Nigerian airports.” The minister was…
17 Oct
The Nigeria Metrological Agency (NiMET) Director-General, Prof. Mansur Bako Matazu, has identified vandalisation of sensors in remote locations within the airport premises...
24 Sep
Local airlines have apologised for multiple delays and cancellations in the air transport service, attributing the discomfort to bad weather that has cost carriers about 60 per cent loss in their operations.
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...
23 Jul
Local flight operations can be chaotic, and sometimes bizarre. The latter best describes a scene at Abuja Airport some days ago.
29 Jun
Indigenous flag carrier, Air Peace, has expressed readiness to open the West Coast and London operations. The airline said the new routes were motivated by the arrival of the third brand new Embraer 195-E2 jet into its fleet.
29 Jun
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has said that work is ongoing with the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) and other stakeholders to birth standard safety regulations for drone operations in the country.
21 May
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has assured aviation practitioners that the pending Civil Aviation Act will address irregularities in the sector, especially sharp practices by private jet operators.
30 Apr
Two local carriers have entered into a rare interlining arrangement that offers customers the benefit of the two airlines, using a single ticket. The Guardian learnt that the partnership is between Dana and Ibom Air, and is set to roll out in May.
9 Apr
Embattled Azman Air has apologised for its pushback and allegations against the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) following its suspension for serial safety violations.
6 Apr
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority's (NCAA) has uncovered unpaid levies to the tune of N1.545 billion and several safety violations in the operations of embattled Azman Air.

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Nigeria and other African countries sealed trade-related investment deals worth $42.1 billion at the recently concluded second Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF 2021) held in Durban, South Africa.
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Notwithstanding the rattle by the newest variant of COVID-19, Omicron, which has raised fresh uncertainty, data and economists see near-term stability in the foreign exchange market.