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Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika unveiling the Nigeria Air in the UK

Economist: Nigeria Air has immense economic potential for Nigeria

The newly unveiled National Carrier, Nigeria Air, has the potential to boost the nation’s economy if professionally managed, expert says.
Tony Omenyi

Monies received from NAF contractor are refunds not bribe – ex-Airforce chief tells court

A former Managing Director of the Aeronautical Engineering and Technical Services Ltd told the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday that monies paid into his account by a contractor were refunds and not bribes or kickbacks.
Prime Minister Theresa May

MPs vote on expanding London’s Heathrow airport

British MPs are set Monday to approve plans to build a third runway at London Heathrow, Europe’s busiest airport, after decades of acrimonious debate.

British government to expand Heathrow airport

Britain’s government on Tuesday gave the go-ahead to building a third runway at London Heathrow, Europe’s biggest airport by passenger numbers, a long-awaited decision that has stoked decades of division and debate.

European stock markets rise at open

European stock markets rose at the open on Friday awaiting key US jobs data, while British Airways-parent IAG shot to the top of the London stock market on soaring profits.

Separating the wheat from the chaff

You knew there would be serious trouble when Lagos state had to be shut down – apparently for security reasons – to allow President Muhammadu Buhari visit. Life was made unbearable for millions of Lagosians whose livelihoods were put on hold for the visit.

Air France pilots, stewards embark on strike, demand pay rise

Half of Air France’s long-haul flights out of Paris were cancelled Thursday due to a strike over pay by pilots, cabin crew and ground staff.

NCAA rakes in N13.3bn for federal govt as security levy in 2017 – report

The Federal Government earned at least N13 billion as security levy from outbound international passengers in 2017.

British Airways to acquire ailing Austrian airline

The owner of British Airways, IAG, is to acquire ailing and bankrupt Austrian airline Niki.

Yuletide: British Airways slashes fares for Business Class passengers

The British Airways (BA) says it has introduced slashed its airfares for its Business Class customers and the general public who are willing to travel during the first half of 2018 in the spirit of the Yuletide.

[email protected]: British Airways offers customers free flights

International carrier, British Airways, has confirmed they will be offering free flights to few of their loyal premium customers, who choose to fly with the Airline on October 1, Nigeria’s Independence Day.

British Airways offers free flights to Nigerians on Independence Day

British Airways have announced they will be offering free flights to some of their loyal premium customers on Nigeria’s independence day.

British Airways sacks cabin crew over racist comments on Nigerians

The British Airways (BA) has sacked a member of its cabin crew who allegedly made racist comments against Nigerians on board a flight from London Heathrow to Abuja.

British Airways probes racist comments about Nigerian passengers

British Airways has launched an investigation after a video emerged of an air stewardess making racist comments about passengers on a flight to Nigeria.

British Airways turns domestic wastes into jet fuel

British Airways has announced plans to run its fleet on jet fuel made from wastes, such as nappies, plastic food containers, chocolate bar wrappers meant for landfills.

Bomb scare forces BA flight evacuation in Paris

A London-bound British Airways flight was evacuated at Paris’s Charles de Gaulle airport on Sunday after a bomb scare, but was later cleared for take-off.

Forex: Int’l airlines increase fares by 18 per cent

International airfares from Nigeria to all global destinations have gone up by another 10 per cent, after an initial increase of eight per cent about three weeks ago.

British Airways announces $477 promo fare to London

British Airways, international flag carrier in the United Kingdom, is creating great opportunities for travellers who have plans to spend the summer holiday in the UK.

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Jones Erue: Thugs, not police, barricaded Delta APC secretariat

The factional chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Delta State, Prophet Jones Erue, has alleged that thugs, sponsored by his opponents had, last Friday, barricaded the state secretariat of the party and prevented him from performing the inauguration of the state executive committee.
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs.Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita

Federal government begins renovation of federal secretariat

The Federal Government on Monday started the process of renovating abandoned and dilapidated structures located within the Federal Secretariat Complex in Abuja, through a Public Private Partnership arrangement.
Ships | Ports | Cargo

31 ships carrying various products expected at Lagos ports

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it is expecting 31 ships to bring petroleum products, food and other goods from July 23 to August 27 to its ports.

Man docked over alleged extortion

The Police on Monday arraigned one Mizanbilu Salisu in a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, over alleged extortion.

Man docked for unlawful possession of ram

Tobi Olayinka, 22, on Monday appeared in Iyaganku Magistrates’ court in Ibadan for alleged unlawful possession of ram suspected to have been stolen.