Tag: MMIA

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ToluMarch 11, 2017

N541.8bn loan, 37 deportees | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

N541.8bn – Three Nigerian banks set to take over telecommunications company, Etisalat for its failure to pay a loan obtained ...

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Ada IgboanugoJuly 7, 2015

Two planes collide during take off at MMA2

Two planes have been reported to have collided upon take off last night. The incident which was said to have ...

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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 ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 2, 2014

Ebola: Panic in LUTH as patient dies mysteriously

by Isi Esene There was panic among patients and medical personnel working at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) as ...

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SolaJuly 30, 2014

Should you fly? We break down the terror of flying by air these days (READ)

by Emmanuel Chidiogo   2014 has witnessed one too many crashes in one month for the aviation industry worldwide, than ...

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May 2, 2014

Passengers stranded as heavy military presence is noticed at MMIA, Lagos (PHOTOS)

by Zara Mustapha There are reports that there is a heavy military presence at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) forcing ...

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March 4, 2014

Smells fishy: Man caught with drugs hidden in fish packs at Lagos airport

by Adeola Balogun A man has been arrested by officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) after he ...

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February 14, 2014

5 kilogrammes of “high grade heroin” found inside praying mats in Lagos

by ‘Jola Sotubo Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Lagos made a startling discovery at the ...

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January 14, 2014

How I made N45 million from one operation – Robbery suspect reveals (PICTURED)

by ‘Jola Sotubo A suspected armed robber yesterday revealed to police in Lagos just how much he had made from ...

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January 10, 2014

This woman was caught with $240,000 worth of counterfeit money in Lagos (PICTURED)

by Adeola Balogun Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested a woman in Lagos after finding ...

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January 10, 2014

BUSTED: Woman carrying $240,000 counterfeit money arrested in Lagos

by ‘Jola Sotubo A female foreigner has been arrested in Lagos by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency ...

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January 7, 2014

Caught in the act: Man arrested in Lagos for hiding hard drugs in palm oil (PICTURED)

by ‘Jola Sotubo A man resident in Lagos has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency ...

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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 ...

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January 1, 2014

Why are cab drivers protesting at the Lagos airport?

by Oke Efagene Over 200 cab drivers at the international terminal of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), in Lagos yesterday, ...

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December 30, 2013

This Nigerian woman excreted hard drugs on board a plane from Malaysia (PICTURED)

by Adeola Balogun A Nigerian woman, who is said to have been refused entry into Malaysia, reportedly excreted illicit drugs ...

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December 25, 2013

“Go back to school!” – Stella Oduah isn’t taking it anymore, lashes out at journalist over N255m BMW

by Oke Efagene Embattled Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah, reminded the public yesterday that the report of the House of Representatives, ...

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December 23, 2013

Face of shame: This man was caught with drugs en route to Dubai (PICTURED)

by ‘Jola Sotubo The game is up for a Nigerian man who is said to have been caught attempting to ...

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November 30, 2013

4 passengers collapse at MMIA arrival area due to excessive heat

by ‘Jola Sotubo Some new arrivals to the country yesterday succumbed to excess heat as 4 people were said to ...

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November 23, 2013

A rejoinder: Dele Momodu’s misinformed ‘Travails of Chief Harry Akande’ by Yakubu Dati

by Yakubu Dati Of course, this make-belief by Momodu is so far from the truth. Rather, on the contrary, it ...

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November 14, 2013

No light at the International Airport: MMIA experiences power outage twice tonight

by Hauwa Gambo Barely a day after a piece on the state of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport written by ...

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October 9, 2013

SCAM: Muslim pilgrims duped of N142.5 million by travel agent, stranded in Lagos

by Adeola Balogun The desire of some Muslim faithful to embark on the yearly hajj pilgrimage has been frustrated after ...

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October 1, 2013

Coming to America (again): 3 teenagers caught while attempting to stowaway on international flights (PICTURED)

by ‘Jola Sotubo The fame and benefits accorded to Arik teenage stowaway, Daniel Ohikhena, after his escapade might just be ...

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September 26, 2013

Operations shut down as MMIA suffers power outage

by ‘Jola Sotubo   According to reports, Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Nigeria’s busiest, has been devoid of electricity since Tuesday ...

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September 10, 2013

Tunisia deports 90 Nigerians including 2 infants

by Oge Okonkwo About 90 Nigerians have been deported from Tunisia, they arrived at Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, on ...

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July 28, 2013

Ekiti has the largest cannabis plantations in the country – NDLEA

by Chi Ibe About 1,404.27 hectares of cannabis farmland was destroyed in 2012 in  Nigeria’s South-West geopolitical zone alone making it ...

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June 20, 2013

Why we grounded Kenyan aircraft – FG

The Federal Government on Thursday cited non compliance with security procedures as part of the reasons why it grounded a ...

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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 4, 2013

Factory-fitted: NDLEA finds 3.9kg of cocaine stuffed in female handbags

by Ogunyemi Bukola Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency on Wednesday intercepted 3.9kg of cocaine stuffed into female ...

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March 14, 2013

Armed robbers attack Murtala Muhammed International Airport

by Isi Esene A gang of armed robbers attacked the Murtala Muhammed Airport on Wednesday night in an attempt to rob ...

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February 22, 2013

Professor held by airport customs for being in possession of $1.1m

by Akan Ido Professor Ofoegbu Charles Ononuju was yesterday arrested by officers of the Nigerian Customs Service at the Murtala ...

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