Category: Aviation

ICAO to certify Lagos Airport July 21 – FAAN

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Thursday said the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, would be certified on July 21. Mr Rabiu Yadudu, the Director of Operations, FAAN, made the disclosure while speaking …

European Commission bans Nigerian airline

Nigerian air operator, Medview airline, has been banned from operating within the airspace of the European Commission. A statement released by the commission said that a total of 181 airlines have been banned from EU …

AMCON pumps N1.5bn into Ailing Arik Air

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has injected a total of N1.5 billion into Arik Air since it took over the distressed airline in February 2017. The Chief Executive Officer of Arik Air, Captain …
NCAA warns about dangers of thunderstorms

NCAA cautions pilots, airlines on severe thunderstorms

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, Wednesday, cautioned pilots, airline operators and Air Traffic Controllers on the danger associated with severe thunderstorms. A statement signed by Sam Adurogboye, NCAA spokesperson, said the caution is based …

Why Federal Govt took over Arik Air

The Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) on Thursday said it has taken over the operation of Nigeria’s largest domestic carrier, Arik Air because it is immersed in heavy debt. Mr Jude Nwauzor, AMCON spokesperson, …

Police arrest bank chairman over fraud

Former chairman of Cashcow Microfinance Bank Ltd Igbosere Lagos Island, Lagos State south West Nigeria, Dr Wale Adeduro who has eluded the police for over two years has been arrested by the men of the …