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Sirika receives ICRC framework on airports’ concession, assures of national interest protection

By Sade Williams Minister of State, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has assured Nigerians that their interest would not be jeopardised in the resolve to concession some of the nation’s airports.   He disabused the minds of sceptics of the federal government resolve to concession Nigerian Airports, saying it was borne out of its desire for effective and efficient management of ...

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NDLEA investigates arrest of 3 pilgrims in Saudi Arabia over cocaine trafficking

By Sade WilliamsChairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Col. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah (retd.) has ordered investigation into the arrest of three Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi Arabia in connection with substances suspected to be cocaine.   Abdallah,  who expressed disappointment over the unfortunate incident, constituted a panel of inquiry headed by the Director of Operations and General ...

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Customs shut export sections of NAHCO, SAHCOL warehouses over storage of contrabands

By Sade Williams Authorities of the Nigeria Custom Service (NCS), have shut down the export sections of the warehouses of the two major ground handling companies in Nigeria, Nigeria Aviation Handling Company PLC (NAHCO) and Skyway Aviation Handling Company Ltd (SAHCOL) over alleged warehousing of contraband (donkey skins), allegedly imported by two Chinese.   It was gathered that the Chinese ...

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Ethiopian airline launches A350 XWB on London Heathrow route

By Sade Williams   Africa’s first and most technologically advanced aircraft Airbus A350 XWB, has been launched on the London Heathrow route on August 14, 2016.   Passengers on Ethiopian daily non-stop services between Heathrow to Addis Ababa with convenient onward connections to 51 destinations on the African continent,  will be able to enjoy the amazing cabin interior features with ...

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