Author Archives: Sade Williams

Domestic Flights To Resume June 21

  Posted by Sade Williams   Domestic flights which have been suspended since March as one of the measures to control the spread of the coronavirus,  are to resume at the nation’s airports beginning Sunday 21st June 2020.   Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika who disclosed this at Monday’s briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, said the ...

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COVID-19: Nnaji urges FG to reopen one airport in each geo-political zone

  Posted by Sade Williams   The Chairman, House of representatives Committee on Aviation, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji has urgrd the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 to consider partial opening of the airports to unlock the economy.   As the Ministry of Aviation and its relevant agencies are planning a gradual return to full flight operations in the country, Honourable Nnaji enjoined ...

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Air Peace Airlifts 312 India Nationals as India celebrates first direct flight from Nigeria

  Posted by Sade Williams    Nigerian Airline, Air Peace has recorded another historic feat as it evacuated 312 Indian citizens from Nigeria back to their country in a 10-hours non-stop flight.   The flight, which departed today, May 31, 2020, from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos, was operated with a B777 aircraft with registration number 5N-BWI.   The ...

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Evacuation: House seeks denial of landing rights to foreign airlines over treatment of Nigerian airlines

  Posted by Sade Williams    The House of Representatives Committee on Aviation chaired by Honourable Nnolim Nnaji has warned that on no account should a United Kingdom based Titan Airways be granted approval to fly into the country for evacuation flight if Nigerian Airline is refused landing rights for similar flight by the United Kingdom Authorities. The committee arrived ...

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