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FAAN begins certification of four airports

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) says it has begun the process of certifying the Aminu Kano International Airport, Kaduna International Airport, Port-Harcourt International Airport and Akanu Ibiam International Airports, Enugu.

Chinese national convicted in Nigeria

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday secured the conviction of a Chinese National, Ma Yongbin and two others, Abdullahi Obaka and Rose Ayaele before Justice J.K. Daggard of the Federal High Court, Kano on one count of dealing in currency without authority.

Central bank appoints three pre-shipment agencies for non-oil export

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has appointed three Pre-Shipment Inspection Agencies (PIAs) for the non-oil export with a view to further enhancing the nation’s export trade.

NDLEA nabs two suspected drug traffickers at Kano Airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested two suspected drug traffickers at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport with illicit substances worth over N50 million.

Emir Sanusi commends Air Peace for extending flight operations to Kano

The Emir of Kano, His Highness, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has commended Air Peace for extending its domestic flight operations to the state.

Nigerian airports record 9.2m passengers in 9 months

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) says that a total of 9.2 million passengers passed through Nigerian airports in 140,552 aircraft movements between Jan. and Sept. 2017.

Senator Shehu Sani awards 20 students scholarships to study in Sudan

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District (APC), Sen. Shehu Sani, has offered scholarships to 20 students from his constituency to study various courses at the University of Khartoum, Sudan.

Nigeria Customs burns N25m raw donkey hides in Kano

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service Compliance Team on Thursday in Kano destroyed over 2,700 pieces of raw donkey hide, estimated at about N25m.

EFCC intensifies probe of suspect with 849 ATM cards

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has stepped up investigation to determine how a suspect, Yasir Salihu Abdullahi, came by a staggering 849 Automated Teller Machine cards of various Nigerian banks and the reason the cards were being shipped out of the country.

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