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Acting Finance Minister of Finance Zainab Ahmed

Federal government allays fear of omitted, missing names of Nigeria Airways ex-workers

The federal government has noted the concerns and fears raised on omitted and missing names in the ongoing verification exercise of the liquidated Nigeria Airways Limited (NAL) former workers and has created a help desk to attend to them.

Nigerian Airways pensioners decry omission of retirees names in original verification list

The Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP) Nigeria Airways Branch, has expressed concern over the omission of some names of its members currently undergoing verification in three centres across the country.
Acting Finance Minister of Finance Zainab Ahmed

EFFC, ICPC join team to verify ex-Nigerian Airways workers

Operatives of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) have joined the ongoing biometric data verification of ex-workers and pensioners of the liquidated national carrier, Nigeria Airways Limited.
President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting in State House on 17th Oct 2018 3

Federal government approves processing machines for rural farmers

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the disbursement of produce processing machines to farmers in the rural areas to boost food security.
Nigeria Stock Exchange

Skyway Aviation set for listing on NSE

A ground handling firm, Skyway Aviation Handling Company Ltd. (SAHCOL), has intensified plans to enlist on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) within the next few months.

Nigeria Airways pensioners set for fresh verification

Ex-workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways Limited are getting set for a fresh verification following the Federal Government’s approval of N22.6 billion for the payment of their entitlements.
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Muhammadu Buhari approves N20 billion for ASUU to revitalise public Universities

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the immediate release of N20billion so that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASSU) can revitalise public universities.
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Federal government approves N42.7 billion for ex-airways workers, public universities

Fifteen years after the liquidation of Nigeria Airways, the federal government has approved N22.68 billion for the ex-workers of the the defunct national carrier.
Nigeria Air

Nigeria suspends relaunch of national airline

Nigeria is suspending the relaunch of its national airline just over two months after it announced the new venture, the country's aviation minister has said.
Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika

Nigeria Air: Minister rules out government interference

Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, on Thursday ruled out government’s interference in the recruitment and operations of new national carrier, Nigeria Air.
Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika

Boarding a Nigerian flight of fancy

The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, thinks he has found the medicine for public opinion: listen with blocked ears.
Nigeria Air

Nigeria national flag carrier plan gets mixed reaction

Nigeria chose one of the world's top international airshows to unveil its plans for a new national flag carrier, with a glitzy launch aimed at attracting foreign investors.
Nigeria Air

National carrier: Tour operators demand transparency

Some travels and tours operators in Lagos have commended the Federal Government’s initiative to launch a new national carrier: Nigeria Air-billed to start operations in December.

Nigeria Air: Do’t give free tickets to politicians, govt officials – Segun Runsewe

Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, has called on the Federal Government not to give free tickets to politicians and government officials that would patronise the services of the new national carrier.
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.
Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika unveiling the Nigeria Air in the UK

Nigeria Air: Aviation experts commend unveiling

More reactions have continued to trail Wednesday’s unveiling of the logo of a new national carrier, the Nigeria Air, by the Federal Government.
2 President Buhari returns to Abuja after a 3-day Official Visit to the Netherlands on 18th July 2018

Group calls for revival of moribund industries

Mr Livingstone Wechie, the founder of The Integrity Group (TIG) on Friday called for revival of moribund industries to grow and develop the economy.
Nigeria Air

Group praises President Buhari over Nigeria Air

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for the unveiling of the logo and the planned take-off of Nigeria Air in December.

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