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Unions: Aviation sector has improved under President Buhari

Some aviation unions on Friday said the sector had recorded significant improvements under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

NUATE: Disengaged NAHCo workers will be paid their entitlements

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has assured workers who might be affected by the impending sack at the Nigeria Aviation Handling Company (NAHCo) Plc of the payment of their entitlements.

Aviation union gives federal government seven day ultimatum

As part of activities marking workers day, the Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria ( ATSSSAN ) Tuesday gave government a seven day ultimatum to pay the N45 billion severance benefits of former workers of Nigeria Airways Limited.

NCAT denies sack of 37 teachers

The Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria, Kaduna State, has denied sacking 37 teachers from its staff school.

Unions petition federal government over sack of 37 NCAT staff school teachers

For sacking 37 staff school teachers from the Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria, Kaduna State by the management, aviation unions in the Nigerian aviation industry have petitioned the federal government over the controversial matter.

Airports concession: Federal government urged to consider workers’ interest

Two aviation unions on Monday urged the Federal Government to consider the interest of workers in the sector as it goes ahead with the plan to concession the four major airports in the country.

Aviation unions threaten strike over Nigeria Airways pension arrears

Workers’ unions in the aviation industry have threatened to shut the airspace and ground all flight activities in protest against the Federal Government’s refusal to pay N45b pension and gratuities of Nigeria Airways ex-workers.

Unions threaten strike over delayed payment of ex-Nigerian Airways workers’ entitlements

Three unions in the aviation sector have issued a 14-day ultimatum to the Federal Government to pay pensions and entitlements of 6,000 workers of the defunct Nigerian Airways Limited (NAL).

Aviation unions delighted with Nigeria’s retention of CAT 1 status

Aviation unions on Wednesday commended the efforts of the Civil Aviation Authorities for the country’s retention of its Category One (CAT 1) status after another audit in the industry.

NUATE commends Aero Contractors for recalling 69 disengaged workers

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) on Friday commended the management of Aero Contractors Limited for recalling 69 workers earlier declared redundant by the airline.

Aero Contractors recall 69 redundant workers

The management of Aero Contractors has recalled 69 workers affected in the redundancy exercise carried out in March 2017.

Aviation unions give fed govt 15 days ultimatum to halt planned airports concession

Three aviation unions on Tuesday gave the Federal Government 15 days ultimatum to halt its planned concession of the four viable airports in the country.

Security operatives abort picketing of airlines at Lagos airport

The Organised Labour-planned picketing of airlines at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, was on Thursday aborted by armed security operatives.

Casualisation: NLC, aviation unions to picket airlines on Thursday

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) will on Thursday picket some domestic airlines at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, over alleged casualisation of workers and refusal to recognise unions in the sector.

No going back on airports concession – FG

The Federal Government has said there was no going back on the concession of Nigeria airports starting with the big four of Lagos, Abuja, Kano and Port Harcourt.

Aviation unions seek involvement in airports concession process

Two unions in the aviation sector have expressed dissatisfaction over their non-involvement in the ongoing plan to concession the Lagos and Abuja airports.

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