7 Mar 2021
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has called for the stoppage of its 25 per cent revenue contribution to the Federation Account to enable it address some infrastructure gaps.
25 Feb 2021
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, yesterday, expressed disgust with the reported unprovoked remarks made against him on the floor of the Senate on Monday by the senator representing Kogi West, Mr. Smart Adeyemi.
2 Dec 2020
Alarm raised the other day by the Senate Committee on Aviation on the plight of local air travel industry and its airlines are unduly dramatic and does little to address the real problem
27 Nov 2020
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), has faulted the Senate House Committee on Aviation over its claims that financial distress has caused carriers to cut corners, thereby rendering the local airspace unsafe.
25 Nov 2020
Airline operators have faulted the Senate House Committee on Aviation over its claims that financial distress has caused carriers to cut corners, therefore, rendering the local airspace unsafe.
24 Nov 2020
The Senate Committee on Aviation has alerted the authorities to a grave danger pervading air travel in Nigeria.The panel said operators were cutting corners to maintain aircraft due to their poor financial situation in the absence of sustainable palliatives from government as obtained in other climes
23 Nov 2020
Sen. Smart Adeyemi (APC Kogi), has called on the Federal Government to provide a bailout fund of N50 billion for airlines operators in the country.
10 Jun 2020
The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed the petition by Dino Melaye challenging the election of Senator Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16 Kogi West Senatorial rerun election. The tribunal said all the 71 witnesses called by the petitioners contradicted themselves during cross-examinations and…
12 Jan 2020
For Smart Adeyemi, who was declared winner of the rerun election in Kogi West Senatorial District, making it to the red chamber for the third time was a tough journey.
2 Dec 2019
The rivalry between former lawmaker Dino Melaye and Senator Smart Adeyemi has been reignited after the Kogi West senatorial election was concluded over the weekend. Melaye and Adeyemi have both contested and occupied the seat for Kogi West in the Senate for 12 years. Adeyemi was first elected Senator in 2007 and served for eight…
1 Dec 2019
Newly elected All Progressives Congress's senator Smart Adeyemi Sunday evening said the man he defeated in the recently held Kogi West senatorial election did nothing to merit re-election, describing him as "the worst senator Nigeria ever produced." Adeyemi said People's Democratic Party's Dino Melaye only achievement as a senator was the purchase of expensive cars…
1 Dec 2019
Former Nigerian lawmaker Dino Melaye has said he will challenge his loss to All Progressives Congress's Smart Adeyemi in the Kogi West Senatorial district election. "I will challenge the temporal and evaporative victory of Adeyemi at the Tribunal," Melaye said in a tweet. "Victory attain by violence and fraud is tantamount to defeat." Independent National…