Air peace has suspended its flight operations to South Africa, effective from July 2,2021. The airline in a statement on Wednesday said the suspension is till further notice. TheFact Nigeria reports that the suspension is coming six months after the airline began the Lagos-Johannesburg route. However, the airline said it acted in...
The Emirates airline has reintroduced the ban on passenger flights to and from Nigeria with effect from June 21. The ban is until further notice, according to an announcement made by the airline in a statement on Monday. TheFact Nigeria reports that the Emirates had, on Saturday, announced resumption of flight...
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has cautioned all pilots over severe thunderstorms and other hazardous weather which hamper flight operations especially now that the rains are here. This warning is coming on the heels of the Seasonal Climate Prediction (SCP) released by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) for the...
The governor of cross river state, Ben Ayade, has received  another Boeing 737 aircraft at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos for the state’s commercial airline, Cally Air. On ground to receive the second aircraft on Wednesday at Arik Air hanger in Lagos were the trio of the state Commissioner...
Against the backdrop of recent attacks on Kaduna International Airport by kidnappers, during which members of staff of Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, were abducted, and the attacks on police stations in Owerri, Imo State, the Federal Ministry of Aviation has warned of imminent planned attacks across airports...
The federal government said it has spent over N100billion on airport equipment’s, staff training, navigation equipment, and emolument in the last five years. The minister of aviation, Hadi Sirika disclosed this on Thursday during the 8th edition of the aviation workers week with the theme; ‘The challenges of COVID-19 pandemic...
Two Nigerian fraudsters who obtained a cumulative sum of about $1,000,000,000 (One Million Dollars) from three foreign airlines through Business Email Compromise fraud have been convicted by a Lagos High Court. The duo, Tobilola Ibrahim Bakare and Alimi Seun Sikiru, were on Monday March 22, sentenced to three years imprisonment...
The Nigeria Customs Service NCS has reacted to what it considers a deliberate misinformation of the public, regarding payments of Customs duty, VAT and other charges like ETLS and CISS on imported commercial aircrafts and spare parts. According to a statement issued on Tuesday by the Service's Public Relations Officer,...
The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika has directed the immediate resumption of catering services on all domestic flights across the country. Sirika disclosed this on Monday at the weekly media briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. TheFactNigeria reports that ,the decision was taken in consideration of the businesses involved...
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has cited safety concerns, breach in maintenance procedures as the major reasons behind the recent suspension of Azman Air. The spokesperson for NCAA, Sam Adurogboye, offered the explanation in a statement on Friday. TheFact Nigeria had on Tuesday reported that the NCAA suspended the flight...