Category: Aviation/Tourism

Lai Mohammed

Only effective air connectivity could unlock Africa’s tourism potentials- Minister

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said effective air connectivity within Africa is key to unlocking the potential of tourism in...

22 confirmed dead in helicopter crash

  A spokesman for the Congo Army on Wednesday confirmed the death of 22 people after two Ugandan military helicopters crashed in East DRC. Governor raises the alarm...

Rising cost of aviation fuel:Airlines opt for fuel efficient aircrafts

  The rising operating costs in the aviation eco- system occasioned by increase in cost of aviation fuel ,servicing and maintenance is forcing carriers to adopt...

Nigeria’s new national carrier and Ethiopian Airline synergy

  By Femi Ogunleye When I first learnt of the proposal by the Federal Government of Nigeria to float another national carrier in replacement of the liquidated...

Cargo plane over shots runway, ran into lake

  The airport in the southern city of Montpellier, France, was on Saturday shut down for an indefinite period by government after a cargo plane overran the runway...

Ethiopian: Airline with human face 

  By Fred Iwenjiora Let me first ask your permission to be patronizing in this writing. We all have a right to be sometimes. Pardon me. Nigeria Air:Africa’s...

Like It did in Lagos,NANS unfolds plans to ground Abuja,Kaduna airports today

    The National Association of Nigerian Students has rolled out a new timetable for its nationwide protests. In the timetable, signed by the...

Traffic gridlock on airport road as NANS fulfill threat

  …Block access to airport activities It was a hectic day for air travellers and commuters along the Murtala Muhammed Airport road Monday as students under...

ASUU strike: NANS pledges to ground airports

  The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has threatened to ground activities at the local and international airports across the country beginning on...

Bad roads may give way to commercial airline operators in north east-Zulum

    Borno State Governor, Prof. Umaru Zulum, has said plans are being concluded by governors from the North-East to establish a commercial airline for the...