Emirates Airline

Emirates resumes daily flights to Dubai from Lagos

Emirates Airlines has announced it has resumed daily flight operations on the Lagos to Dubai route. The airline said the daily flight service became effective...

COVID-19: Senate rejects N5bn bailout for aviation sector, pushes for more

BY EMEKA EJERE The Senate on Monday kicked against the plan by the federal government to give N5bn bailout to the operators of the aviation...

Reps halt airports concessioning

Nigeria's House of Representatives, Committee on Aviation has ordered the suspension of the proposed concessioning of four international airports by the Ministry of Aviation. Chairman...

FG not building any airport in Anambra – state govt

OBINNA EZUGWU The Anambra State government has said the federal government is not building any airport in the state, contrary to claims credited to the...
Emirates Airline

Nigeria lifts ban on Emirates airline as UAE lifts visa ban on Nigerians

OBINNA EZUGWU Nigeria's federal government says it has reached agreement to allow Emirates Airline fly into the country. Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika who announced the...

Air Peace increases daily flights to Enugu

The management of Air Peace has announced an increase in the number of flights from Lagos to Enugu, with effect from Sept. 22. This is...

International passengers must be tested by private labs 7 days after returning, says FG

Adebayo Obajemu The Federal Government has said all returning international passengers must be tested by a certified private laboratory after seven days, on returning to...
Capt. Musa Nuhu, NACAA DG

Airlines with operator certificates will receive palliatives –NCAA DG

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has said only airlines with functioning operational certificates will benefit from federal government palliative. Capt. Musa Nuhu, NACAA Director...

Air Peace dismisses reports linking founder to ex-presidential amnesty boss

OBINNA EZUGWU West Nigeria’s largest airiine, Air Peace, has denied reports suggesting that former Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs and Chairman...
Salihu Tanko Yakassai

Ganduje sacks aide who criticised Buhari over insecurity

OBINNA EZUGWU Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has sacked his Special Adviser on Media, Salihu Tanko Yakasai. The commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba,...