Author Archives: Sade Williams

Capt. Akinkuotu: The Silent Transformer

    It is no longer news that since January, 2017 that Captain Fola Akinkuotu took over the mantle of leadership at the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) as the Managing Director, there has been continuous upgrade of the agency’s air traffic management services and procedures to guarantee safety of air navigation across the country.     With that, there ...

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Pomp, pageantry as 2019 Akwaaba opens in Lagos

    …Amachree charges Africans on unity       Posted by Sade Williams       The 15th edition of Akwaaba African Travel Market, opens in Lagos on Sunday, amid pomp and pageantry at the popular Eko Hotel and Suites on Victoria Island.     With colourful display by Carnival Calabar dancers, Lagos State dance troupe and Eyo dancers ...

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AIB partners Leadstream Aviation, train 28 Safety Investigators

      Posted by Sade Williams     The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), in partnership with Leadstream Aviation, has trained 28 Air Safety Investigators.     This is in line with her commitment to partner with local but credible institutions in the country on the training of its personnel.   The Commissioner of the Bureau, Engr. Akin Olateru, made ...

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African Caribbean heritage to be explored at Akwaaba travel market

    Posted by Sade Williams   The Caribbean Tourism Organization will exhibit at Akwaaba Travel Market and host the Caribbean Panel discussion at EKO Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria, slated for 22 – 24 September 2019.     The topic of ‘African Heritage of the Caribbean…Connecting the Dots, takes centre stage at the Akwaaba Travel Market in Lagos, Nigeria, September 22 ...

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Sustainable development: Emirates creates bags from billboards in Nigeria, distributes to schools

    Posted by Sade Williams     In an effort to promote sustainable living and make a positive impact on local communities, Emirates gave its old advertising billboards in Nigeria a new purpose, transforming the PVC Flex material into hundreds of reusable bags.     The advertising banners collected from Lagos and Abuja, were upcycled – the heavy-duty, PVC ...

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