Tag: air

We Will Get Rid Of Terrorists In No Distant Time – Chief Of Air Staff

Chief of Air Staff, Oladayo Amao Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao has reiterated the commitment of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) to oust terrorists and other criminal…

How I was hit and abandoned by Air Force personnel – Imo indigene laments

From George Onyejiuwa, Owerri Morgan Moore who is currently writhing in pains in a hospital in Owerri ,the state capital of Imo state was knocked down by reckless personnel attached…

Missing jet: Nigerian Air Force responds to Boko Haram’s claim, video

The Nigerian Air Force has dismissed claims by Boko Haram that it shot down the missing Alpha jet – NAF 475. The aircraft went off the radar on Wednesday during…

Delta Air reintroduces onboard snacks, extends validity of all tickets expiring in 2021

By Chinelo Obogo Delta Air is reintroducing onboard snacks, beverages and extending the validity of all tickets expiring in 2021 – as well as all new tickets purchased this year,…

Air Force diverted Rivers $10m helicopters – Wike

By Mike Odiegwu, Port Harcourt and Nairalovers Nigeria, Abuja Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has accused the Airforce of diverting two armoured helicopters worth over $10million it got from the state…

Boko Haram: Nigerian Air Force Combat Aircraft ‘Disappears’

One of Nigeria’s aircraft lost radar communication while on a flight, according to the Nigerian Air Force. Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet said in a statement on Wednesday that the plane…

UAE’s Passengers Restriction Policy Will Increase Price Of Air Tickets For Nigerians-Onyema

Air Peace Chief Executive Officer, Allen Onyema, has said that Nigerians intending to travel to the United Arab Emirates should expect to pay very high air travel fares due to…

Nnamdi Kanu clears air on threatening, insulting Obi of Onitsha

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Saturday, denied threatening the Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe. Kanu said contrary to rumours, he never insulted the…

Alleged money laundering: FG tenders foreign currencies in trial of retired Air

From Godwin Tsa Abuja The trial of Air Commodore Umar Mohammed (retd) continued yesterday before the Abuja division of the Federal High Court, which admitted three bags of money in…

FG, Azman Air face off worsens over grounding of operations

By Chinelo Obogo The face off between the Federal Government and Azman Air over the suspension of the airline’s operations has worsened following the insistence of the Nigerian Civil Aviation…

We’re set to flush out bandits –Air chief

Chief of Air Staff, Isyaka Amao, has said the military is battle-ready to flush out bandits and kidnappers from the country. The air chief, who spoke, yesterday, during an operational…

Azman Air flight operations suspended

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has suspended Azman Air flight operations. This was confirmed in a statement signed by NCAA Director-General, Capt. Musa Nuhu, on Tuesday. Nuhu said the…

Ibom Air hits 500,000th passenger mark

By Bassey Anthony, Uyo Akwa Ibom State- owned airline, Ibom Air has recorded 500,000th passengers since its commencement of operations on  June 7, 2019. Its Chief Operating Officer, George Uriesi…

Sirika, Emefelie laud Allied Air as it takes delivery of first B737-800 in Africa – The Sun Nigeria

  By Chinelo Obogo Nigeria-based and West Africa’s biggest cargo airline, Allied Air, has taken delivery of its first Boeing 737-800 converted freighter. The aircraft worth about N8bn is the…

Outrage as CBN Gov Emefiele says Cryptocurrency was created out of ‘thin air’

By Alao Abiodun The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele’s description of Cryptocurrency as money created out of ‘thin air’, has elicited a flurry of reactions especially on…