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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

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Jet Rams into Fence as Brakes Fail_Ada Nkong

A jet ran into a fence at the General Aviation Terminal of the Lagos Airport on Friday when its brakes failed.The King Air 200 jet with registration number 5N-HIS is being operated by Mobil Oil Nigeria-Wings Aviation. According to an eyewitness, the King Air Jet was reparking when the driver rammed into the fence. "… Continue reading Jet Rams into Fence as Brakes Fail_Ada Nkong

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International Flights Resumption: Nigeria to Enforce Reciprocity_Ada Nkong

As international flights resumption draws closer, the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika says Nigeria will enforce the principle of reciprocity in granting permission to airlines to resume operations in the country as it opens its airspace. A statement signed by James Odaudu, director public relations, Ministry of Aviation explains that it means only airlines from… Continue reading International Flights Resumption: Nigeria to Enforce Reciprocity_Ada Nkong

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Covid-19 Test Mandatory for Passengers as International Flights Start August 29_Ada Nkong

As Nigeria prepares to resume international flights on August 29, the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika says Covid-19 test is mandatory for passengers. The minister said passengers must take a COVID-19 test wherever they're coming from very close to departure dates. "A portal will also be opened for passengers to pay for another COVID-19 test… Continue reading Covid-19 Test Mandatory for Passengers as International Flights Start August 29_Ada Nkong

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NiMet Frowns at Aviation Unions Intended Strike_Ada Nkong

The management of Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) says, there is no justification for the threat of going on strike by the joint union of workers; Association of Nigeria Aviation Professionals and the National Union of Air Transport Employees.A statement signed by James Odaudu Director, Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation says a letter sent to the… Continue reading NiMet Frowns at Aviation Unions Intended Strike_Ada Nkong