Thursday, 30th November 2023


13 Oct
Former Secretary General of the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), Olayinka Abioye, is not backing down on his accusations of mismanagement in Aero Contractors airlines, in-receivership. The trade unionist, in reaction to a rebuttal by workers of the airlines and a section of NUATE, said there are evidences to support his assertions and…
6 Oct
The leadership of the National Union of Transport Employees (NUATE), Aero Contractors branch, has debunked claims by its former General Secretary, alleging that the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) mismanaged the airline.
28 Sep
The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has petitioned the Minister of Aviation, Festus Keyamo, over what it called mismanagement of assets belonging to Aero Contractors by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) . The immediate past General Secretary of the union, Olayinka Abioye, in an open letter to the Minister dated September…
19 May
President Muhammadu Buhari made a solo pledge to the aviation community pre-2015. It was to deliver a befitting national carrier in the status of Nigeria Airways in its heydays.
28 Apr
The Federal Government and aviation workers’ unions have resolved to address pending issues of welfare at a roundtable meeting slated for May 9, 2023.
17 Apr
Barring a last minute change of mind, aviation workers’ unions will, today, embark on a two-day warning strike in protest against non-release of the new Condition of Service (CoS) in the last seven years.
14 Apr
Aviation workers’ unions have threatened to down tools next week, in protest against non-release of new Condition of Service (CoS) in the last seven years and other welfare issues.
24 Mar
Aviation workers’ unions have raised fresh grouse against the airport concession plan and propriety of the exercise by the Minister of Aviation and the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).
21 Mar
Trade Unions in the aviation industry have filed a suit before the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) against the Minister of Aviation and Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), over alleged concession of airports.
9 Mar
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), yesterday, collapsed operational activities in Imo State over continued harassment and brutalisation of workers by the state government.


25 mins ago
Nigeria and other African countries, especially those with fossil fuel-backed economies trooping to the United Arab Emirates for the 28th Conference of Parties may need to present a united front that would address...
31 mins ago
The 2024 budget proposal presented to the National Assembly drew praise and condemnation from a section of Nigerians, yesterday.
34 mins ago
There are indications that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has discreetly redeployed top officials in the apex bank as part of moves to reinvigorate the institution.
43 mins ago
Cape Verde is one of the emerging nations in African women’s football. The team from the coast of the Atlantic Ocean has in recent times seen off stiff challenges from some of Africa’s more established sides.
43 mins ago
A Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has expressed concern over the lack of commitment of President Bola Tinubu to ensuring true federalism in the country amid his stance on the issue as former Governor of Lagos State.
45 mins ago
Obstetricians and gynaecologists have advocated iron supplementation with local herbal drug, Mojeaga, especially in bloodless surgeries to boost women’s health during and after pregnancy.
46 mins ago
More teaching hospitals might shut down due to shortage of nurses and doctors on account of their massive relocation abroad, president of Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), Dr. Dele Abdullahi, has indicated.
47 mins ago
Former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, has informed a Federal High Court, Abuja how the inability of a defunct commercial bank (Diamond Bank) to handle huge amount of money prompted airlifting of about N1.219 billion cash to erstwhile governor, Ayodele Fayose, for Ekiti State gubernatorial polls.
47 mins ago
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has faulted President Bola Tinubu’s recent reconstitution of the management board of the Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited, saying it breached the judgment of a competent court of law.
48 mins ago
The South-West Professional Forum (SOWPROF) has said that the majority of illegal structures demolished in Lagos are owned by Yoruba people.