Alleged fraud: We didn’t invite Akingbola for interrogation -EFCC

The prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of former chief executive officer of the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc, Dr. Erastus Akingbola, today told Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Lagos that he did not extend any invitation to the former bank boss in the course of his investigation into the bank’s records and transactions. The EFCC witness, Mr Abdulrahaman Jimoh who was the Chief Investigator of the bank while being cross-examined by Chief Wole Olanipekun ,SAN, counsel to Akingbola, also told the court that he neither an accountant…

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NANTA laments absence of local laws to protect indigenous travel agencies

The President of the National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies (NANTA), Mr.  Bankole Bernard has lamented the absence of local laws to protect the indigenous travel agencies. Speaking at the March 2019 Quaterly Breakfast Meeting of the Aviation Round Table (ART) in Lagos on Thursday, Bernard who was the guest speaker at the event noted that there is no local content law to protect and reserve the  downstream sector for citizens of the country. He stated that there should be a way of tracking sales of tickets in the country…

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Dana Air increases frequency to Abuja

Dana Air has introduced more flights options from Lagos to Abuja and Abuja to Lagos with low fares. According to a statement by the airline’s media and communications manager, Kingsley Ezenwa, starting 18th March 2019, the airline will operate additional flights from Lagos to Abuja at 6.48am, 10.08am, 12.15pm, 13.44pm, and 5.10pm while flights from Abuja to Lagos will be at 8.28am, 10.35am, 12.06pm, 15.30pm and 18.50pm. ‘’We are pleased to announce that we have introduced additional flights on our Lagos- Abuja –Lagos routes to provide more options, comfort and…

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