Tag: airlines

ItunuoluwaMay 11, 2017

United States to expand airline laptop ban to Europe

by Itunuoluwa Adebo The Trump administration is likely to expand a ban on laptops on commercial aircraft to include some ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 13, 2017

CBN releases additional $250m for airlines, oil marketers, others

by Dolapo Adelana The Central Bank of Nigeria on Wednesday released additional $250m on seven to 30-day forwards for agriculture, ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 12, 2017

Opinion: Why we need a national Carrier

by Jennifer Nagu: “You can’t be a real country unless you have a beer and an airline. It helps if ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 3, 2016

Opinion: The challenges facing the growth of tourism in Africa

by Olukayode Kolawole I was privileged to attend the 12th edition of the African Travel & Tourism Conference (Akwaaba): a gathering ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 27, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: $2.2b arms cash: Military rejects Jonathan’s claim | Nigeria to begin production of vaccines | Police arrest eight suspected kidnappers in Lagos

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. How House on The Rock Abuja Pastor, Goodheart Ekwueme resigned on the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 20, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 banned on Nigerian airlines – NCAA

The Federal government has banned the usage of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on board airlines. This is contained in a ...

Isime EseneSeptember 19, 2016

The Explainer: This is what is going on with the aviation industry

Arik, Nigeria’s largest airline, blamed the cancellation of all of its flights last week to a delay in getting insurance ...

RoqeebahSeptember 2, 2016

Aero, First Nation, United Airlines shutdown… how long before Nigeria does under PMB?

by Roqeebah Olaoniye It’s only the 2nd of August, less than a two years into his administration, three airlines have ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 1, 2016

Just In: Another airline, First Nation suspends operations

Another domestic carrier, First Nation Airlines, has suspended its operations, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has said. This announcement is ...

Isime EseneAugust 26, 2016

How Nigeria lost its aviation hub status to Ghana

by Tolu Omoyeni In 2015, the Nigerian aviation industry contributed $685 million to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The ...

AzeezJuly 14, 2016

FIRS goes after tax evaders

The Federal Inland Revenue Service has revealed that it would be focusing on recovering taxes owed by airlines, banks and ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 3, 2016

Nigerians will not buy airline tickets in foreign currency anymore – This is why

Airlines operating in Nigeria have been warned by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to desist from selling flight tickets ...

Mazi EmekaJune 7, 2016

Get ready… domestic airlines to hike price of tickets

Following the increase in the price of aviation fuel, domestic airlines in Nigeria may hike the price of air tickets, ...

writerJuly 28, 2014

FG partners with airlines to set up Ebola Centres [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju The federal government has collaborated with international airline carriers to set up isolation disease centres at international ...

January 11, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: “We are telling the airlines enough is enough” – Hon. Dayo Bush Alebiosu

by Wilfred Okiche We sat down with Hon. Dayo Bush Alebiosu, Chairman House Committee on Treaties and Agreements and we ...

January 3, 2014

#InCaseYouMissedIt: T.B.Joshua releases 2014 prophecy: PDP, APC leaders will go down in 2014, Airlines will suffer (WATCH)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Many prayers were offered to God at the close of the year in the Synagogue Church of ...

January 2, 2014

Jonathan has failed Nigerians – Northern Elders Forum

by Akintomiwa  Agbaje A Second Republic member of the House of Representatives, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, has openly declared President Goodluck ...

November 20, 2013

Yemi Adamolekun: I believe I deserve better – do you?

by Yemi Adamolekun It is NOT a thing of pride that you can’t stay in Nigeria for more than six ...

October 13, 2013

Plane crash averted as IRS Airlines makes emergency landing in Kaduna

by Oge Okonkwo Another plane crash was averted when an  IRS Airline carrying 89 passengers on board, made an emergency ...

March 22, 2013

Turbulence ahead: Airlines may stop flying to Kano, Yola & others due to bombings

by Chi Ibe   They can’t take it anymore it appears. Domestic airlines that fly to Kano, Maiduguri, Yola and ...

March 4, 2013

17 things your flight attendant won’t tell you (but you ought to know)

by George Hobica Yes, we can upgrade you to business class or first class after the airplane’s doors close. No, ...

June 7, 2012

#DanaCrash: Victims’ families to be paid $100,000

    by Tolu Orekoya Dana Air’s insurance LLoyds of London will compensate the families of those who died in ...

OluwapelumiJune 6, 2012

#DanaCrash: Dana Air releases statement of condolence

Dana Air released a statement yesterday, over the tragic plane crash on June 3, 2012, killing all 153 passengers and crew ...

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