Osoba applauds Air Peace as Onyema wins Zik prize for leadership

Photo Caption: Air Peace Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Allen Onyema (3rd left) receiving the 2018 Zik Prize in Entrepreneurial Leadership from the Tewogbade I, Oloba of Oba Ile and Deputy Chairman, Osun State Council of Obas, HRM Oba Adekunle Asamu Oyeyemi (2nd left), supported by Air Peace Vice Chairman, Mrs. Alice Onyema and member of the Advisory Board of the Public Policy Research and Analysis Centre, Chief Marc Wabara (left) during the 2018 Zik Prize in Leadership ceremony in Lagos on Sunday. Former Governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba…

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NDLEA arrests Kenyan mother of 2 with 6.5 kilograms of cocaine

TheNational Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA, Special Area Command has apprehended a Kenyan national, Angela Wairimu for smuggling 6.5 kilograms of Cocaine into Nigeria. Wairimu, aged 33 and a single mother of two children was arrested on arrival from South Africa aboard an Ethiopian Airline flight to Abuja. Some of the illicit substance was concealed in the false bottom of a travelling bag which also contained two wrapped parcels of the same illicit drug. She carried the bag as hand luggage. Wairimu who shuttles between…

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AMCON N5trillion debt: Justice Dimgba, Kuru, others seek ways to improve recovery

Photo Caption R-L: Justice Nnamdi Dimgba (right); Mr. Saidu Jallo, AMCON Company Secretary/Legal Adviser; Mr. Olugbenga Bello and Justice I.N.Buba at the 2019 AMCON Annual Seminar for External Solicitors and Asset Management Partners (AMPs) co-organised by Legal Academy…in Lagos As the noose on obligors of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) tightens in line with its latest enforcement strategy, Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Asaba at the weekend reechoed the fact that the task to strengthen AMCON’s recovery drive remains a national concern and a huge burden to…

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NDLEA arraigns two for unlawful dealing in 7.4kg of cocaine 

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, on Friday arraigned a lady, Okere Adaobi Mariam, who is in her mid-30, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged attempt to export 6.24 kilogrammes of cocaine. Arraigning the defendant before Justice Nicholas Oweibo on count charge on Friday, the prosecutor, Mr. Abu Ibrahim told the court that she was arrested on march 30, at NACHO Export Shed, Ikeja-Lagos, during the examination of export laden cargoes. Abu told the court that the offence committed by the defendant is contrary to and punishable…

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NIMET pledges support to Gov. Ayade over Obudu Airport project

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) has pledged its total support and commitment to the Obudu International Airport project of the Governor Ben Ayade-led administration in Cross River State. NIMET in a letter dated May 14th, 2019 and signed by its director general and chief executive officer, Professor Sani Abubakar Mashi, expressed its delight that the Governor secured approval for the construction of the airport from the Ministry of Aviation. According to a statement issued in Calabar by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Christian Ita, NIMET in the…

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