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Indonesia Plane Disappears With Passengers 4 Minutes After Take Off_Ada Nkong

Relatives of Passengers, waiting for feedback A passenger plane with an estimated 62 people on board has gone missing shortly after take-off from the Indonesian capital Jakarta. The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 lost contact en route to Pontianak in West Kalimantan province, officials said. Flight tracking website Flightradar24.com said the aircraft had lost more than… Continue reading Indonesia Plane Disappears With Passengers 4 Minutes After Take Off_Ada Nkong

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FG to Return Defaulting Passengers Over UK Covid Strain_Ada Nkong

In a bid to contain a fast-spreading new strain of COVID-19 recorded in the United Kingdom and South Africa, the Federal Government has issued fresh protocol for airlines and passengers coming into Nigeria from the two countries. The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority said non-Nigerian passengers who fail to comply with the new protocol would be… Continue reading FG to Return Defaulting Passengers Over UK Covid Strain_Ada Nkong

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Former NCAA DG Caption.Muhtar Dies at 63_Ada Nkong

Reports reaching us say former Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Capt. Muhtar Usman, is dead. Usman aged 63 reportedly died on Tuesday night at a hospital in Zaria following a brief illness. Barrister Illitrus Ahmadu President of the Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, confirmed his death to newsmen ,Wednesday morning.… Continue reading Former NCAA DG Caption.Muhtar Dies at 63_Ada Nkong

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ICPC Commends NIMET for High Ethics, Anti-corruption_Ada Nkong

The Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Offences Commission (ICPC) has commended the Nigerian Metrological Agency (NiMet) for the efforts to ensure the promotion of ethical standards and anti-corruption fight in the agency.This was contained in a letter personally signed by the ICPC Chairman, Professor Bolaji Owasanoye. A statement by James Odaudu director Public affairs ,… Continue reading ICPC Commends NIMET for High Ethics, Anti-corruption_Ada Nkong

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NiMet Supports NWRI to Set up Hydrology Center in Africa_Ada Nkong

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has pledged the full cooperation of the agency with the National Water Resources Institute (NWRI) to upgrade their hydrology center to a regional center of excellence recognized by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) for manpower training in operational hydrology in Africa. A statement signed by the General Manager corporate communications… Continue reading NiMet Supports NWRI to Set up Hydrology Center in Africa_Ada Nkong

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See List of Airlines Approved for International Flights Under Covid-19 Protocol_Ada Nkong

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika has released the list of airlines approved for international flights. While reading the list, the Minister stressed that all approved airlines must operate under Covid-19 protocol. Air France, KLM and Lufthansa are among airlines barred from international flights. See list below: Recall that international flights are to resume 5… Continue reading See List of Airlines Approved for International Flights Under Covid-19 Protocol_Ada Nkong

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Aviation Unions Stage Peaceful Protest Against Concession of Big Four_Ada Nkong

To press home their opposition to the planned Concession of the four most profitable airports in Nigeria, Aviation Unions ,Monday staged a peaceful demonstration at the Nnamdi Azikiwe airport Abuja.The unions have vowed to resist the planned Concession because according to them, the action will lead to job losses.They also complained that the process is… Continue reading Aviation Unions Stage Peaceful Protest Against Concession of Big Four_Ada Nkong

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2 Feared Dead,1 Critical as Helicopter Crashes Into Private Building_Ada Nkong

Hit enter to search or ESC to close Air Travels Helicopter Crashes into Private Building in Lagos 2 Feared Dead, 1 in Critical State By Travel Business August 28, 2020 No Comments Reports reaching us say an helicopter has just crashed into a private building at Opebi, Ikeja area of Lagos state, killing two people and leaving 1… Continue reading 2 Feared Dead,1 Critical as Helicopter Crashes Into Private Building_Ada Nkong

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Akanu Ibiam Reopening: Minister of Aviation Relocates to Enugu_Ada Nkong

The Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has decided to relocate to the Enugu along with his officials and aides in preparation for reopening of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport.. The airport is to be reopened Sunday 30 th August 2020.A statement by James Odaudi, Director public affairs Ministry of aviation says, the Minister’s relocation… Continue reading Akanu Ibiam Reopening: Minister of Aviation Relocates to Enugu_Ada Nkong