Saturday, 27th November 2021
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3 Oct
Drumbeats of disenchantment notwithstanding, NG Eagle, a new airline, is warming up to launch operations, having inched closer to acquiring an Air Operating Certificate (AOC).
25 Jun
The Federal Government, yesterday, said the quartet of Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Kano airports will be concessioned by August.
4 May
Aviation workers, yesterday, flayed their Minister, Hadi Sirika, for alleged poor handling of the sector and failure to deliver on the promises made since inception of office about six years ago.
25 Dec 2020
The Federal Government’s plan to push airports’ ownership and operations to private investors that are equipped with both the know-how and financial muscle is straightforward.
18 Dec 2020
The colossal loss in aviation should not have come as a surprise. Air travel is a high-end, tight budget industry where every minute counts and is accounted for. Three months of lockdown could only mean collateral doom.
4 Dec 2020
Aviation unions on Friday shutdown operations of Arik Air over alleged refusal of the management to fulfill an agreement on payments of workers’ terminal benefits.
16 Nov 2020
Federal Government’s plan to concession airports has run into difficulties over an existing debt and pact with China to build four new terminals at the cost of $500 million.
14 Sep 2020
Operations of Arik Air were on Monday shut down by the aviation unions over alleged non payment of staff salaries since April after placing 90 per cent of the workforce on compulsory leave and other anti-labour practices.
13 Sep 2020
The argument was the most logical. The airports, both local and international, were in deplorable states, a condition that has earned them places among some of the worst aerodromes in the world.
1 Sep 2020
Coalition of aviation workers’ unions yesterday made good their threats as they embarked on peaceful mass protest against welfare issues and plan to concession the international airports.
31 Aug 2020
Ibadan Airport workers on Monday held a peaceful march round the major streets of the city to protest against Federal Government’s plan to concession...
17 Aug 2020
While the President Muhammadu Buhari regime, at the weekend, reiterated that the scheme was irreversible on account of its lean purse to efficiently manage the gateways, the unions stood their ground, saying giving the critical facilities ....


48 mins ago
Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has lifted the ban on mobile telecommunication network in the state.
52 mins ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, has urged Nigerian leaders to value the interest of every section of the country in order to build a united nation devoid of agitation, disunity and disenchantment.
2 hours ago
Germany on Saturday confirmed its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid-19, in travellers who arrived at Munich airport from South Africa, regional officials said.
3 hours ago
Britain on Saturday announced tougher entry rules for all arriving passengers and the return of a masks mandate, after confirming its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid-19.
4 hours ago
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ondo State Command, says it has trained 2, 000 students and 300 teachers on school security and personal protection in the state.