Tag: aviation

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October 25, 2013

Opinion: Stella Oduah and the fang of armchair critics

by Abubakar AbduRahman Unfortunately, because many critics have laid in ambush for the minister, series of recent happenings in the ...

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October 24, 2013

Opinion: A Princess and her phobia

by Ahmad Kaita   How much danger is Mrs. Oduah facing to warrant subverting such a much needed scarce funds ...

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October 24, 2013

Opinion: Stella Oduah’s cars are not the first, and will not be the last

by Ebere Wabara That the Director-General of BPP, Mr. Emeka Eze, does not know about the odious circumstances of this ...

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October 24, 2013

Opinion: Nigeria Aviation – Between Stella Oduah and Aluu 4

by Edet Akpan The recent grounding of the operations of Dana Air by the Minister of Aviation, Princess Stella Oduah, ...

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October 22, 2013

Opinion: The truth behind the desperate gang-up against Stella Oduah

by Ore Kingsley That is the crux of the matter: she “chops” alone. That is also the grouse the members ...

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October 21, 2013

Nigeria signs Bilateral Air Service Agreement with Israel

  Another milestone is about to be recorded in the aviation sector as President Goodluck Jonathan’s Transformation Agenda paves way ...

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October 20, 2013

Simon Kolawole: Stella Oduah, say sorry or sink…

by Simon Kolawole Nevertheless, Oduah has to accept responsibility for this wasteful venture and apologise for her role in the ...

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October 20, 2013

Femi Falana: The NCAA car scandal and the whistle blower

by Femi Falana The aviation minister and her cohorts who should have been fired by President  Jonathan have the timerity ...

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October 19, 2013

Temie Giwa: Plane crashes – The act of God in the hands of men (Y! FrontPage)

by Temie Giwa The recent drama about the N225 million BMW shopping spree is ironic and incredibly sad, especially when ...

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October 18, 2013

Opinion: Bullet-proof cars – Jonathan needs to drop Stella Oduah from his cabinet now

by Wale Odunsi Ms. Oduah was bold to single-handedly spend N255million of our collective wealth in a frivolous manner and ...

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October 17, 2013

Amanze Obi: Stella Oduah and our aviation worries

by Amanze Obi This is where Oduah’s theory of shared responsibility comes in. Even though she was initially misunderstood over ...

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October 16, 2013

Opinion: Why the gods are angry with Nigeria’s aviation

by Levi Obijiofor If air accidents are inevitable, what would the minister say about countries that have better safety record ...

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October 15, 2013

Opinion: Femi Fani-Kayode – The Minister of cant

by Yakubu Datti Now, perhaps, we can safely assume that Fani-Kayode wants more Nigerians to die in order to prove ...

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October 14, 2013

Ochereome Nnanna: Stella Oduah’s act of God

by Ochereome Nnanna Her mood change owed to calls in some quarters for her to be replaced because under her ...

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October 12, 2013

Gov. Aregbesola’s school uniform, Agagu’s burial, the ‘vampire minister’, and more on YNaija’s weekly newsletter

Hi all, It’s been an interesting week as usual and we’re here to give you a rundown of some of ...

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October 12, 2013

Hauwa Gambo: On the madness of Femi Fani-Kayode (Y! FrontPage)

by Hauwa Gambo His is tainted with malice, with evil, with the basest of human sentiments ­ support of tyrants and dictators, ...

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August 19, 2013

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: Stella Oduah in perspective

by Ijeoma Nwogwugwu It is amazing how she has been able to upgrade 50 per cent of the airports in ...

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June 22, 2013

Passengers escape death as power outage prevents Arik plane from landing in Uyo

by Akan Ido A power cut at the Akwa Ibom Airport  yesterday disrupted the planned landing of an Arik Air ...

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June 20, 2013

Cold war: Amaechi shuns Patience Jonathan’s Port Harcourt event

Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi, and his wife, Judith, on Wednesday shunned the inauguration of the South-South Zonal Secretariat of ...

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May 31, 2013

Opinion: These are President Jonathan’s mid-term scores, and why

by Oche Joseph Otorkpa Overall the administration has recorded some highs and some lows nevertheless for the country to achieve any ...

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May 18, 2013

Disaster, averted: Nigerian aviation workers cancel planned strike

by NAN Staff of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) have suspended their industrial action slated to start on Monday ...

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May 10, 2013

Feyi Fawehinmi: Nigerian aviation – We need to break it up to make it up

by Feyi Fawehinmi The thing about a crisis is that it’s always an opportunity to do the truly radical things ...

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May 6, 2013

Private jet: Oyedepo, Oritsejafor, Dangote, others can’t lift friends and associates – FG

by Akan Ido The new National Civil Aviation Policy, 2013, released by the Federal Government on Friday has barred individuals ...

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February 28, 2013

Opinion: Stella Oduah has not declared any war against the Yoruba

by Joe Obi All the talk about sack of staff of the Yoruba stock is not only unfounded and baseless ...

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January 16, 2013

787 emergency landing: Japan grounds entire Boeing Dreamliner fleet

Japan’s largest airline, ANA, and its competitor JAL have each grounded their entire fleet of Boeing787 Dreamliners after an emergency ...

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January 7, 2013

Bridgewater becomes an IATA approved training centre

by Isi Esene Bridgewater Academy, a premier skills acquisition centre today announced its official approval by IATA as an ATC ...

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January 5, 2013

Air fares may crash by 33 per cent as Dana Air, others return

Indications have emerged that soaring domestic air fares may soon crash by 33 per cent from the present average of ...

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January 3, 2013

Better skies ahead: FG to acquire 30 aircraft, plans reduction in air fares

The Federal Government, Wednesday, said it plans to acquire 30 aircraft to boost domestic airlines in the country and ensure ...

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December 6, 2012

They’re back: Dana Air gets new operation licence 6 months after Lagos crash

by Akan Ido Dana Airways has received a new operating licence from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) exactly six ...

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November 24, 2012

We’re better in bed: Virgin Atlantic recruits more Nigerian cabin crew

by Isi Esene Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of Britain’s leading international carriers, has employed 15 new ‘bright and passionate’ Nigerian ...

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