Tag: British Airways

AzeezSeptember 27, 2017

British Airways fires air attendant for racist remarks against Nigerians

British Airways has terminated the appointment of Joanne Wickenden, an air attendant who made racist remarks about Nigerians in a ...

AzeezSeptember 26, 2017

British Airways attendant attacks Nigerians with racist remarks (WATCH)

A video of a lady purported to be a British Airways attendant making racist comments about Nigerians has surfaced online. ...

AzeezMay 28, 2017

IT failure forces British Airways to cancel flights from Heathrow, Gatwick

IT systems failure has forced the British Airways to cancel all its flights out of major London airports Heathrow and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 22, 2017

Airline slashes fares for Abuja-London route

by Omoleye Omoruyi British Airways Regional Commercial Manager, West Africa, Kola Olayinka has announced, on Sunday, in Lagos, that customers ...

AzeezApril 22, 2017

British Airways commends FG for timely completion of Abuja airport

British Airways has commended the Federal Government for completing the repairs on the Abuja airport runway on schedule. Kola Olayinka, ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 24, 2016

Aisha Buhari, Toyin Saraki, others ‘chill’ at Heathrow (PHOTOS)

Nigeria’s first lady Aisha Buhari will head to Nigeria from the United Kingdom on Monday. Mrs. Buhari is currently at ...

Isime EseneOctober 2, 2016

Simon Kolawole: Left with a broken heart

Sadness overwhelmed me — that’s if sadness is not a criminal understatement. Sometime in May 2005, I had taken my ...

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 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 4, 2016

First Lady, Aisha Buhari at a meeting in the US (PHOTOS)

The First Lady of Nigeria Mrs. Aisha Buhari is presently on an official visit to the United States of America. ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 19, 2015

South African stowaway falls to his death from British Airways flight

One of two men believed to be South African fell to his death from a British Airways passenger jet as ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 28, 2015

Buhari flies back to Nigeria via British Airways (PHOTO)

by Damilola Jagun President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, is presently on board a British Airway. Ahead of his inauguration ceremony tomorrow, Buhari will ...

January 7, 2014

Theophilus Ilevbare: Pres. Jonathan buying another jet is nothing but wasteful

by Theophilus Ilevbare What better example can be set by a national leader like British Prime Minister, David Cameron, did ...

September 2, 2013

Monster: British Airways face lawsuit after pilot molests hundreds of girls at Kenyan orphanages (PICTURED)

Predator: Simon Wood at a fundraising event for BA’s charity work in Africa British Airways pilot used his position to ...

July 2, 2013

Wasted: Drunken cricket star attempts to open aircraft cabin door at 35,000ft as he looked for the toilet

A drunken Sri Lankan cricketer caused panic on  a packed British Airways passenger flight when he tried to open the ...

December 8, 2012

London-bound men caught at MMIA with 175 wraps of cocaine

Two suspects, Ugochukwu Nwafor and Chidozie Okonkwo were recently arrested by law enforcement agents at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport ...

September 20, 2012

Senate committee recommends Arik Air as national carrier

by Isi Esene The absence of a Nigerian national carrier is receiving  attention from the Senate with its committee on ...

July 7, 2012

British Airways to Google passengers before they fly

by Seyi Lawal British Airways  says its new “Know Me” program involves a thorough Googling of future fliers, so that ...

June 9, 2012

Runway lights off in Abuja: Arik Air flight forced to turn around; Lufthansa, British Airways, Air France sent to Lagos

  by Tolu Orekoya Yesterday evening, an Arik Air flight travelling to Abuja to Port Harcourt had to turn around and ...

March 28, 2012

Don’t you dare: Britain warns Nigeria over threat to ban British airlines

by Lekan Olanrewaju The Nigerian Government had earlier this week issued an ultimatum to British Airways and Virgin Atlantic regarding fares. ...

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