The Nigerian National Carrier is expected to take off by the first quarter in 2022, the Minister of Aviation Senator Hadi Sirika has disclosed on Wednesday.
November 24, 2021
A total of 6,420,820 passengers travelled through domestic and international airports in Nigeria between January and June this year, representing a 50.5 per cent increase over 4,267, 409 recorded same period in 2020.
November 15, 2021
A staff of Arik Airline has been apprehended by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), while soliciting a bribe from a traveling passenger at the General Aviation Terminal, Lagos.
November 10, 2021
A total of 162 Nigerians stranded in Libya have been brought back to the country. The returnees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos on Wednesday morning.
November 4, 2021
THE interim report of the ill-fated Nigerian Air Force, NAF, King Air -350 aircraft that killed the former Chief of Army Staff Lt. Gen Ibrahim Attahiru and 10 other military officers including crew members in Kaduna, was submitted yesterday.
September 16, 2021
Edo State-born business mogul and Chairman of Ocean Marine Solution Limited, Captain Hosa Okunbor, is dead. He died in a London hospital at the age of 63 after battling with pancreatic cancer.
August 8, 2021
NDLEA recovers 35 wraps of cocaine from lady’s underwear at MMIA, Lagos, intercepts drugs heading for Europe
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA have recovered 35 wraps of cocaine from the underwear of a lady, Okafor Eber Edith during the outbound clearance of passengers on Air Cotevoire to Monrovia, Liberia from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Ikeja, Lagos.
August 1, 2021
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have arrested a Nigerian woman identified as Mrs. Anita Ugochinyere Ogbonna, based in Brazil, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA, Abuja, with 100 pellets of cocaine concealed in her private part and handbag.
July 4, 2021
The massive resurgence of COVID-19 cases and deaths in Brazil, Turkey and India has prompted the Nigerian Government to impose fresh measures aimed at preventing further importation of the coronavirus into the country.
May 2, 2021
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano have intercepted and seized consignments of heroin and khat with a street value of over N10billion.
April 25, 2021