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Air Peace starts daily flights on Abuja-Uyo route Dec. 7

Air Peace will begin daily flights on the Abuja-Uyo-Abuja route, on December 7, according to its Communications Manager, Chris Iwarah. Iwarah pledged the carrier’s "seamless...

$2900 bn required for Nigeria’s infrastructure development – Ex-Minister

Former Minister of Budget and Planning, Shamsuddeen Usman, said about 2,900 billion dollars was required for Nigeria’s infrastructure development from 2014 to 2044. Usman made...

Highway safety: SGF calls for increased public sensitisation on road signs

In a bid to enhance safety on the nation’s highways, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has called for...

Ship owners call on NIMASA to release $100m cabotage fund

The President, Nigerian Shipowners Association (NISA), Aminu Umar, has called on the Federal Government to intervene in delayed disbursement of the Cabotage Vessel Financing...

NAMA to obtain loans for infrastructure upgrade of Nigerian airports

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Fola Akinkuotu, says the agency may explore the option of obtaining bank loans to...

ICAO calls for continuous development in aviation infrastructure

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) is calling for continuous development in aviation infrastructure, capacity and technology which will be supported by a globally...

Proposed National Carrier will be private sector driven – Minister

The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, says the proposed National Carrier will be private sector driven. Sirika, who made this known on the...

We have 400 pilots roaming the streets in Nigeria – Airline Operators of Nigeria

The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON), on Tuesday urged the Nigerian government to utilise the potential in the aviation sector to create jobs for...

AfDB pledges support for development of Nigerian aviation sector

The President, African Development Bank Group (AfDB) Akinwumi Adesina, says the bank will support the Nigerian Government’s efforts to revitalise the aviation sector. Adesina made...

IWAF: We are committed to ‘No Country Left Behind Initiative’ – ICAO President

The President of ICAO, Bernard Aliu said the organisation was committed to its No Country Left Behind Initiative to ensure that all member-states complied...