NIHOTOUR holds training programme for ANJET in April

As part of its commitment to human capital development and deepening reportage of the tourism sector, the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR) has scheduled a four day training programme for the Nigeria tourism media under the auspices of the Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism (ANJET). In a statement by the acting director general of NIHOTOUR, Alhaji Kabir M. Momoh, the training section is scheduled to hold between April 8 and 11 at the Kapital Klub and Apartments, Asokoro, Abuja. He said the title for this…

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NSE expresses confidence in capacity of navigational infrastructure to guarantee safety

The Aeronautical Division of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has expressed confidence in the capacity of the nation’s navigational infrastructure to guarantee safety of air travel in the country. This declaration came at the end of an airport tour of facilities at the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) in Lagos. Speaking on behalf of the visiting team, the Chairman, Aeronautical Division, NSE, Engr. Patrick Achurufe said their findings have boosted the confidence of members on the safety of the Nigerian airspace, adding that their on-the-spot assessment of the nation’s…

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MMIA road construction: FAAN advises passengers to get to airport early

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has advised passengers to leave their homes early, due to the ongoing reconstruction of the road leading the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. FAAN in a statement signed by the general manager corporate affairs, Yakubu Henrietta (Mrs.) said the advise has become necessary due to the traffic gridlock experienced by road users along that axis. The Authority appealed to passengers that leaving their homes early will ensure they get to the airport in good time and go through all check in formalities with…

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NCAA advises Pilots, Airline Operators to be cautious during hazardous weather

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has advised Pilots and Airline Operators to exercise caution during flight operations in hazardous weather conditions. The warning was contained in an Advisory Circular (AC) with reference no AC: NCAA-AEROMET – 27 addressed to all Pilots and Airline Operators and signed by the director general, Capt. Muhtar Usman. The AC is sequel to the Seasonal Rainfall Prediction (SRP) released for the year 2019 by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET). NIMET has predicted March/April and May/June 2019 as the commencement of rainy season in the…

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