30 countries storm Calabar as 2018 Carnival hots up

As preparations for the 2018 Carnival Calabar hots up, no fewer than 30 countries are expected at this year’s event. This was disclosed by the international consultant to the carnival and organiser of Akwaaba African Travel Market, Mr Ikechi Uko in a chat with Nigerian FankNews. The countries are expected to join guests and participants from across the 25 states of the federation coming for the festival. The Carnival Calabar reputed as the biggest street party in Africa has been growing in leaps and bounds, attracting participants from countries across…

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Airport workers make case for casual employees in FAAN

Workers in the electrical department of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has pleaded on the regional general manager of Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja to assist them ensure that FAAN looks into the lingering issue of the casual workers interviewed since a long time.  Head of Department, FAAN Electrical, Engr Abdulrahman Musa made the appeal at the weekend during the departmental end of the year party held at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos   Engr Musa said “today, we are appealing to everyone to support our course in moving the…

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4 Siblings slam N200m suit against parents, Police over fundamental rights violation

Four siblings have filed a suit against their mother, Mrs. Eucharia Ukamaka Anowai, their father, Mr. Pius Emeka Anowai, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) and eight others before a Federal High Court, Lagos, demanding the sum of N200 million for allegedly putting them under ‘house arrest’. The four siblings are: 24 year old, Miss. Chioma Anowai, Stephen Emeka Anowai, 22, Miss Rita Onyinye Anowai, 20, and Joseph Chiedu Anowai, 18.  Other defendants in the suit marked FHC/L/CS/2031/18, filed by the applicants’ lawyer, Damien Mousa Anyama, before Justice Babs Kuewumi led-court…

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Ooni hails Air Peace boss over contributions to Nigeria’s economy, peace

Photo Caption: Cultural Ambassadors Alfred Oladotun Taylor (2nd left) and MorounRanti Ashabi (2nd right) presenting an Ife artwork gift from the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Adeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi, Ojaja II to the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema (middle) at Air Peace Corporate Headquarters in Lagos on Wednesday. Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has commended the chairman/chief executive officer of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema for his tireless contributions to the economic development and peace of the…

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