Tag: Lagos airport

YNaijaJuly 12, 2023

FCCPC to Tackle Harassment by Digital Money Lenders; Newly Installed Runway Lights in Lagos Airport Stolen by Thieves | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss FCCPC ...

YNaijaMarch 13, 2023

FAAN announces eight weeks closure of two Lagos airport runways for maintenance

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has announced that runways 18R and 36L will be closed for maintenance at ...

YNaijaJanuary 23, 2023

International Passengers Stranded As Lagos Airport Ground Handlers Strike

On Monday, ground handlers of the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) began strike action, leaving a large number of foreign ...

YNaijaJanuary 12, 2023

DSS arrests Doyin Okupe at Lagos airport

Doyin Okupe, a chieftain of the Labour Party (LP), was taken into custody by the Department of State Services (DSS) at ...

YNaijaNovember 1, 2022

Passengers left stranded, flights postponed as aviation workers close down Lagos airport

Members of the Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) blocked the entrance gates of the Murtala Mohammed ...

YNaijaSeptember 19, 2022

Traffic jams and tension arise as NANS grounds Lagos airport due to the ASUU strike

Students from the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) have taken over the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos to ...

AzeezDecember 27, 2017

Tiwa Savage, Wizkid robbed at Lagos airport

A private jet boarded by Nigerian superstars, Wizkid and Tiwa Savage was robbed on Tuesday night on the Lagos airport runway. ...

AzeezSeptember 18, 2017

Lagos airport becomes first to be certified in Nigeria

The Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos has become the first airport in the country to be certified by the Nigerian Civil Aviation ...

AzeezAugust 10, 2017

41 Nigerians deported from 7 European countries

Seven European countries have deported 41 Nigerians over immigration-related offences. The deportees arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos ...

RoqeebahJune 29, 2017

FAAN says leaking roof at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Lagos has been fixed

Yesterday, a video of a leaking patch in the roof of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport “D Wing” went viral. ...

AzeezJune 28, 2017

Leaking roof at Lagos airport causes flood (WATCH)

A video of a leaking roof at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos has gone viral. The video which showed a ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 25, 2017

NDLEA arrest 2 Brazilians with cocaine worth N310m at Lagos Airport

by Dolapo Adelana Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have apprehended two Brazilian drug suspects over the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 11, 2017

#BBNaija: Bisola, Efe receive a rousing welcome at Lagos airport (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana Winner of reality show, Big Brother Naija (BBN), Efe Ejeba and the first runner-up, Bisola Aiyeola received ...

AzeezApril 8, 2017

German slumps at Lagos airport, dies

Brenard Christo, a German national, who on Friday slumped at the general aviation terminal of Murtala Mohammed Airport, Lagos, has ...

RoqeebahApril 7, 2017

[The Presidential Blog]: VP Osinbajo is at the Abuja airport for inspection and he seems to think everything is A-okay

Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the vice President has just arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja to inspect the ongoing reconstruction ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 25, 2017

The Thread: This lady stood up for her rights and the unbelievable happened

Nigeria is corrupt- everybody knows this. But perhaps as Nigerians – the masses- we are yet to own our corruption, ...

AzeezMarch 17, 2017

NDLEA arrests man with 66 wraps of heroin at Lagos airport

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has apprehended one Anukaenyi Bob-Manuel Ogochukwu who arrived the Muhammed International Airport with ...

ToluFebruary 26, 2017

Osinbajo – the new Nigerian hero, Angelina Jolie eats scorpions like it’s nothing | See our top 10 photos from the past week

There’s even more pictorial evidence that Acting President Osinbajo may be doing better than his absent boss, President Buhari. Wondering what ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 23, 2017

Just In: Osinbajo pays surprise visit to Lagos Airport, inspects facilities (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is currently at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport on an unannounced visit, accordingly ...

AzeezFebruary 1, 2017

BREAKING: UK deportees arrive Lagos airport

Dozens of UK deportees have arrived Nigeria this morning, Daily Trust reports. They reportedly arrived at about 7:40am at the ...

AzeezJanuary 14, 2017

Chief of Staff, Kyari directs Arik Air to compensate stranded passengers at Lagos airport

The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari has directed Arik Air to provide acceptable accommodation and compensation ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 5, 2017

Passengers physically assault Arik Air staff over delayed flight (WATCH)

The challenges of Arik Air just got worse, as angry passengers on Wednesday assaulted a manager of the airline at ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 9, 2016

NDLEA seize drugs worth N14bn at Lagos airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says its operative stationed at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, have intercepted ...

AzeezSeptember 22, 2016

NDLEA arrests 2 with cocaine in Lagos airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested two suspects found with cocaine on the Nigeria-Brazil route at the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 4, 2015

No VIP treatment: Rotimi Amaechi, Dele Momodu get frisked at Lagos airport (PHOTOS)

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi and veteran Publisher, Dele Momudu, were frisked like regular folks at the Lagos airport on ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 6, 2015

Gen. Buhari is back in the country (See Photos)

by Kolapo Olapoju The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Muhammadu Buhari, has returned to Nigeria after two weeks ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 10, 2014

Fear of Ebola: US not happy with Nigeria over alleged attack of its air marshal

by Jewel Stephen Claims by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that one of its marshals was attacked with a ...

SolaAugust 11, 2014

Ebola: Passenger slumps, dies at Lagos airport

by S’ola Filani A middle -aged man slumped and died, while queuing up to get the yellow card at the ...

January 3, 2014

Caught in the act: This mother of 5 was arrested with heroin at the Lagos airport (PHOTOS)

by Adeola Balogun A woman in Lagos and on her way to Liberia has been arrested by officials of the ...

September 9, 2013

Caught in the act: How FAAN arrested man at Lagos airport for stealing passengers’ luggage

by Oge Okonkwo A 38-year-old man, Okereobede Chiwendu, has been arrested by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) at the Murtala ...

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