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RwandAir commence flights to Lagos from Accra

RwandAir, the national carrier of the Republic of Rwanda have  commenced direct flights from Accra to Lagos as part of the Airline’s route expansion project in 2017. Lagos –Nigeria being the first phase of the project, will be followed by new routes such as Harare (Zimbabwe) and Mumbai (India) on ...

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Abuja Airport Runway Repair on Schedule, Says VP Osinbajo

Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Vice President   *“We expect no delays” During an inspection tour of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport earlier today, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, expressed confidence that the airport would soon be open again at the scheduled time, April 19. He spoke with reporters during the ...

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House of Reps Calls for Liquidation of Arik

    The House of Representatives yesterday in Abuja expressed serious concern over the quality of loans that were acquired by Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) from Eligible Financial Institutions (EFIs) in the country and called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Federal Ministry of Finance ...

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RwandAir begins direct flights from Accra to Lagos

RwandAir which started operation in Ghana in 2013 is well known for its affordability RwandAir, the national carrier of the Republic of Rwanda will on March 23 commence direct flights from Accra to Lagos as part of the Airline’s route expansion project in 2017. Lagos –Nigeria being the first phase ...

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Laptop ban: UK, US ban electronics in carry-on luggage from Middle East airports amid terrorist bomb fears

Britain has joined the United States in temporarily banning carry-on electronic devices on planes coming from certain airports in Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East and North Africa in response to unspecified security threats. Key Points: US says terrorist attempts to attack ‘aviation sector’ intensifying Affected airlines include Emirates flying ...

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Medview opens Lagos- Kano route

Medview Airline has added Kano to its route network with an inaugural flight from Lagos to Kano scheduled for March 22, 2017. Managing Director of the airline, Muneer Bankole in a statement said, the decision to provide air services to the ancient city Kano and link it with Lagos and ...

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Abuja Airport closure: FG unveils measures to ease passengers’ plight

The Federal Government on Monday announced measures to ease the plight of passengers during the six weeks that the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja will be closed for the reconstruction of the sole runway. The measures were announced at a joint press conference in Abuja,attended by the Minister of ...

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Dana Air begins flights to Kaduna March 8

Following the imminent closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport for Rehabilitation, Dana Air, operator of Imo Air has announced that it will commence flights to Kaduna on March 8, 2017. The airline said it will operate four daily flights from Lagos to Kaduna at 7.02am, 10.53,13.23pm and 18.25pm, while ...

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Arik suspends flights to London, Johannesburg

The management of Arik Air has suspended its international flight operations to the London and Johannesburg routes. The spokesman of the Asset Management Company of Nigeria, AMCON, Jude Nwauzor, made the announcement in a statement issuedon Tuesday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that AMCON had on February ...

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AMCON Employs KPMG To Audit Finances Of Arik Air

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has employed the services of an auditing firm, KPMG, to look critically into the finances of Arik Air, which it took over last week, to determine its true financial status. This came after the immediate past President of the Aviation Round Table (ART), ...

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