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2019: APC lacks moral right to ask Rivers people for votes – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State has said that the All Progressives Congress does not have the moral right to canvass for the votes of the electorate in the state in the 2019 general elections.

Governor Tambuwal: Nyesom Wike is ‘Ekwueme of Rives State’

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has described his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike, as ‘Ekwueme of Rivers State and a promise-keeper, who is committed to the development of the state’.

FAAN speaks on Minister Amaechi’s wife ‘airport assault’

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has debunked the allegation that wife of the Minister of Transportation, Judith Amaechi, supervised the assault and manhandling of some airport officials on May 26.

Governor Amaechi: We cannot allow one irresponsible man kill Rivers people

Former Rivers state governor, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the continued re-occurrence of soot in Rivers state was because of the inability of the state government to utilize the security apparatus around him to curb the menace.

Governor Wike lied on President Buhari’s achievements in Rivers – Dakuku Peterside

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, said on Thursday that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, is being economical with the truth by claiming that President Muhammadu Buhari didn’t record any achievement in the state in the last three years.

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.

Arik Air moves Port Harcourt flight from GAT to MMA2

More than 10 years after shunning the Murtala Muhammed Airport II (MMA2), Lagos, the management of Arik Air on Sunday announced the movement of its Port Harcourt Airport operations to the private terminal.

Governor Wike: I’ve not been informed President Buhari is visiting Rivers

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the Federal Government has not informed him of the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the state and the reason for it.

Federal govt orders full audit of Dana Air operations

The federal government has ordered a full audit of the operations of Dana Air in the country.

AIB releases preliminary reports on Dana, two other incidents

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Tuesday released the preliminary report on the accident involving Delta Airbus A330-223 aircraft which occurred on Feb.13 at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.

FAAN to scrutinise on-duty-card issuance over security breaches at airports

There are plans by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) to henceforth scrutinise thoroughly beneficiaries of its On-Duty-Cards (ODC).

NCAA, AIB launch probe after Dana Air plane overshoots runway

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has commenced investigation into how Dana Air plane overshot the runway at Port Harcourt International Airport.

Low patronage hits Dana Air as Port Harcourt Airport reopens for operations

Normal flight operations resumed wednesday morning at the Port Harcourt International Airport following a shutdown of operations last Tuesday evening when Dana Air suffered a near mishap when its flight from Abuja overshot the runway and ended up in the bush.

AIB commences investigation into Dana Air accident

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has commenced investigation into the accident involving an airline operated by Dana Airline; this is even as the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has heightened safety oversight over the operator.

House of Reps queries NEMA chief over alleged N1.6 billion Libya returnees’ fund

The House of Representatives Committee on Emergency and Disaster Management has urged the Director-General of National Emergency Management Agency, Alhaji Mustapha Maihaja, to account for N1.6 billion released by Federal Government for Libya returnees.

Dana Airline skids off Port Harcourt airport runway

An aircraft belonging to Dana Airline on Tuesday overshot the runway at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Rivers State.

Nigerians selling Nigerians into slavery in Libya – returnee

The fifth batch of 136 Nigerian returnees from Libya arrived Port Harcourt International Airport in the early hours of Tuesday, Mr Martins Ejike, South-South Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has said.

136 Nigerians evacuated from Libya arrive Port Harcourt

The fifth batch of 136 Nigerian returnees from Libya arrived Port Harcourt International Airport in the early hours of Tuesday, Mr Martins Ejike, South-South Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has said.

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