Tag: Airport

FAAN Arrests Touts

Henry Solomon- January 10, 2022

As part of effort to rid the nation’s airports of touting and extortion, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has arrested more than 90 ... Read More

COVID-19: Asaba Airport Reopens, Records First Flight

Henry Solomon- August 17, 2020

The Asaba Airport on Monday recorded its first flight, four days after it was reopened by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), for meeting the ... Read More

FG Sets Regulations, Performance Simulation Flight Ahead of Reopening of Airports

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2020

Ahead of the reopening of the aviation sector in Nigeria, Minister of Aviation, Sen Hadi Sirika and other members of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) ... Read More

Nigeria Scores 96.4% in Aviation Security -Sirika

Henry Solomon- October 15, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday in Abuja, received briefings from the Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, as Nigeria scored 96.4 per cent in improved ... Read More

Bomb Scare in Manchester Airport

Henry Solomon- September 23, 2019

Bomb disposal officers carried out a controlled explosion on a suspicious package at Manchester Airport on Monday, police said, adding a man had been detained ... Read More

Flights Resume at Hong Kong Airport After Protest Chaos

Henry Solomon- August 14, 2019

Flights resumed at Hong Kong’s airport today after two days of disruptions marked by outbursts of violence highlighting the hardening positions of pro-democracy protestors and ... Read More

FAAN inaugurates task force on traffic management

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 5, 2019

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has constituted a special task force to ensure improvement in the flow of traffic at the Murtala Muhammed ... Read More

President Buhari’s Speech At Commissioning of New Terminal At Port-Harcourt International Airport

AMT Tanimu- October 25, 2018

I am very pleased to formally commission the new International Terminal of the Port Harcourt Airport, Omagwa today. This ceremony represents a significant landmark for ... Read More

Don’t Politicise Proposed MKO Abiola Airport Project in Osun, Speaker urges Opposition

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 3, 2017

The Speaker, Osun House of Assembly, Mr Najeem Salaam, has advised opposition political parties in the state not politicise the MKO Abiola Airport project. Salaam gave the ... Read More

Osun State: N69b Airport to be Ready in 8 Months, says Contractor

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 3, 2017

The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ... Read More

Dana Air Plane Aborts Trip After Mid-Air Collision With Bird

Suleiman Idris- April 22, 2017

A Dana Air aircraft en-route Port Harcourt on Friday morning, made an ‘air return’, some minutes after take-off from the Murtala Muhammed Airport II, Lagos. ... Read More

Air Peace Resumes Abuja Flights Wednesday, Hails F G

Abdul Jimoh- April 17, 2017

Air Peace Resumes Flights Operation Air Peace airlines says it will resume flight operations at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Wednesday. The announcement ... Read More

Abuja Airport Runway Ready 2 Days Ahead of Deadline – FAAN Boss

AMT Tanimu- April 16, 2017

The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said that the runway of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, would be ... Read More

6 Weeks and 6 Weeks It Is, Re-construction of Abuja Airport Runway Not Extended Beyond – Minister

AMT Tanimu- March 27, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has refuted reports in a section of the media that the ongoing reconstruction ... Read More

FG Approves Funds For Federal Road Reconstruction, Abuja Rail Contract

Henry Solomon- March 23, 2017

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N80 billion for the reconstruction of 12 federal roads across the country and simultaneously also approved contracts ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns Two Over $167,900 Money Laundering

Abdul Jimoh- March 17, 2017

EFCC On Money Laundering The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on 16th March, 2017 arraigned Ojinnaka Emmanuel and Nwoke Juventus Uchenna before Justice Dugbo Oghoghrie ... Read More

BREAKING: President Muhammadu Buhari Arrives Nigeria From London

AMT Tanimu- March 10, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has touched down at the Kaduna International Airport from London after a long time holiday and treatment leave. President Buhari was received ... Read More

Osinbajo Reschedules His Visit To Ondo State

Henry Solomon- February 17, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has had to reschedule his visit to Ondo State today. The trip had been set-up in continuation of his tour ... Read More

North Korean Leader’s Brother Killed In Malaysia

Henry Solomon- February 14, 2017

Sources say that the half brother of the North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un has been murdered in Malaysia. According to Reuters, a South Korean ... Read More