Air Peace sets new record with Bayelsa airport, commends Dickson

Photo Caption: Air Peace Chief Operating Officer, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Olajide in a handshake with Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson moments after the carrier made history as the first commercial airline to fly into the newly-built Bayelsa International Airport on Thursday. Air Peace on Thursday increased its tally of firsts, setting a new record as the first commercial airline to fly into the newly-built Bayelsa International Airport. The airline, which is credited with many recording-setting events, including being the first to acquire and register a Boeing 777 in Nigeria as…

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Mastercard Love Index shows more Africa, Middle East shoppers plan ahead for Valentine’s Day

The annual Mastercard Love Index indicates that spenders in Africa and the Middle East are willing to dig deeper into their pockets to make their partners happy and that they are going online to do it. There has been a 107 percent increase in the number of e-commerce transactions between 2016 and 2018. The Index, which is created by analyzing credit, debit and prepaid card transactions over a three-year period (11th-14th February 2016-18) has revealed that whilst sentimental spending has increased globally by 3 percent since 2016, in MEA, this…

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