Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority
2 Dec 2020
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) yesterday, warned airline operators, pilots, and crew to be wary of adverse weather as the harmattan season approaches.
25 Sep 2020
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has pledged to support local airlines in fighting repressive rules occasioned by feisty aeropolitics in the global aviation industry.
14 Sep 2020
The management of Arik Air on Monday apologised to its customers whose travel plans were disrupted by the picketing of operations by some Aviation unions on Sept. 14. Mr Adebanji Ola, Manager, Communications of Arik Air, made the apology in a statement in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the operations of…
3 Sep 2020
• FG okays reorganisation Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has restructured the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), merging some key directorates and sacking their superintending directors. The Guardian learned that the move to reduce nine directorates to six as part of efforts to enable the apex regulatory body to run more effectively and align with…
28 Aug 2020
Accident Investigation Bureau Nigeria (AIB) has trained 10 investigators on the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) popularly referred to as drones, to ensure data accuracy and enhancement of investigation by the agency. Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AIB, Akin Olateru, at the closing ceremony of the Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) training…
20 Aug 2020
As the nation prepares for the resumption of international flights, the Federal government on Thursday disclosed that it would reduce the number of passengers arriving the country to 1280. According to the government, the partial reopening of international flights would commence from August 29 from the Lagos and Port Harcourt airport. The Director-General of the…
13 Aug 2020
Worried by the operational challenges in the COVID-19 era, ground handlers and stakeholders have rallied airlines to the right pricing mechanism and service payment in dollars.
17 Jul 2020
A number of flights were yesterday and Wednesday cancelled over low patronage on some of the recently opened routes. Following the early success on the Lagos and Abuja corridors, more airports have resumed operations but without the airlines having flights on the routes. The Guardian learnt that although Kaduna Airport has resumed, it…
13 Jul 2020
Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman PTF on COVID-19 has called for sustained COVID-19 protocols at the airports from the aviation sector management
26 Jun 2020
In a last-minute push to get the airports ready, the Federal Government has rallied resources to get five airports ready for proposed local flights' resumption.
17 Jun 2020
Regulators and operators may not be ready for local commercial flight services on June 21 when the airspace finally reopens for passenger flight operations...
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Akwa Ibom State Government has lined up a number of activities to mark 36 years of its creation on September 23.
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In a significant development, the Lagos State Police Command has successfully exhumed the body of renowned Nigerian singer Ilerioluwa Olademeji Aloba, popularly known as Mohbad. This action comes as part of an ongoing investigation into the mysterious death of the artist. The police had previously announced their intention to exhume the remains to conduct a…
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Yemen's Huthi rebels held a major military parade in Sanaa on Thursday, marking nine years since they seized the capital and just days after peace talks with war foes Saudi Arabia.
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Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), has arranged with the government of Katsina State to protect Critical National Assets and Infrastructure, (CNAI)..
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The Bank of England on Thursday held interest rates steady, snapping 14 straight hikes following a shock slowdown to UK inflation and one day after the US Federal Reserve also hit pause.