Lagos set to excite Akwaaba delegates with its unique taste

Delegates to the 14th Akwaaba African Travel Market will be treated to the taste of Lagos as never before as the host city.  This is coming with the changing face of Lagos amidst massive infrastructural reconstruction of the city. You have heard all the stories of Lagos. Some good, some bad; but no report is better than a personal experience. This is what the Government of Lagos through its Ministry of Tourism is promising delegates to this year’s African Travel Expo. This hosting is in line with effort to make…

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180 Libyan deportees arrive Lagos as another batch awaits deportation from Germany

Another batch of 180 Nigerians are set to arrive the country today, August 29 from Libya. This is in continuation of the repatriation of Nigerians from Libya. This development is coming just as another batch of Nigerians are awaiting deportation from Germany Thursday next week. A source close to Aviation Security (AVSEC), a department under the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos disclosed that the returnees would be assisted back to the country by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), which has been…

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NCPC collaborates with Knight of St. Mulumba to promote pilgrimage to Uganda

Photo Caption: Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Uja Tor Uja (l) welcoming the Supreme Knight of the Order of the Knight of St. Mulumba (KSM), Nigeria, Bro. Diamond Ovotu Ovueraye during his visit to the Exe. Sec. NCPC in Abuja The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev, Uja Tor Uja has promised to join forces with the Knight of St. Mulumba to promote Pilgrimage to Uganda. He stated this recently in Abuja while playing host to the national Executive members of the order of…

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Freight growth rises 2.1% in July

The International Air Transport Association (IATA)has released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 2.1 percent in July 2018, compared to the same period the year before. This was the slowest pace of growth seen since May 2016 and well below the five-year average growth rate of 5.1percent. Freight capacity, measured in available freight tonne kilometers (AFTKs), grew by 3.8 percent year-on-year in July 2018. This was the fourth time in five months that capacity growth outstripped demand growth. While the…

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Clarke Energy invests £650,000 in first assembly plant for generating sets in Lagos

Clarke Energy, working with Kohler SDMO, plan to open their first assembly plant for diesel engines which will be based in Nigeria, demonstrating the companies continued commitment to international trade. The £650,000 investment coming from the UK will be located in Lagos and employ 22 full time staff at start up. The facility is planned to assemble diesel genset units up to 700kW with plans to further expand its capabilities building larger units once the plant is completely operational. Clarke Energy, Kohler SDMO and their local distributors will sell the…

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