Covid-19: NCAA to submit aviation restart plan to PTF wednesday

The director-general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Captain Musa Nuhu has revealed plans to submit the Nigerian aviation restart plan to the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 by Wednesday (24th June, 2020), all things being equal. Capt. Nuhu in his effort to be accountable to stakeholders in the industry concerning the restart of the aviation sector, conveyed another round of stakeholders’ forum over the weekend The NCAA DG in his address appealed to the stakeholders especially the airlines to bear with the authorities, stressing that even though they…

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Report of demolition of Ikoyi property is malicious misrepresentation of facts – AMCON

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has disclosed that the news report published at the weekend concerning the demolition of a certain property situated at No. 27, Femi Okunnu Street, Ikoyi, Lagos purportedly by AMCON is a malicious misrepresentation of not just facts, but one fed the media by Mr. Babajide Koku, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) to mislead the Federal High Court, which is hearing the case.   AMCON noted in their statement that Koku did not disclose to Justice Faji that the property now belongs to…

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Virtual Africa Investors Conference to provide ideal platform for investors, corporates

In line with current world trends, Standard Bank Group, the parent company of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, has adopted a digital approach to enable African corporate clients and leading policymakers to connect virtually with some of the world’s leading institutional investors. In partnership with ICBC Standard Bank and Microsoft, Standard Bank is hosting its 10th Africa Investors Conference using a specially enhanced Microsoft Teams platform to host over 2500 meetings over 5 days, doubling the number of meetings hosted in 2019. The virtual platform is enabling many more African corporates…

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Interswitch group donates equipment, kits, to Lagos State

Photo Caption: L-R: Titilola Shogaolu, Divisional Chief Executive Officer, Interswitch Financial Inclusion Services Limited (IFIS); Dr Frederic Oladeinde, Hon. Commissioner for Transport, Lagos State; and Mrs. Yejide Kolawole, Director, Legal, Ministry of Transport during the Interswitch Group’s donation of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and Rapid Diagnostic Test Kits (RDTs), as part of its COVID-19 intervention effort to the Lagos State Government held at the Ministry of Transport, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos State. An integrated digital payment and e-commerce company, Interswitch Group, has donated personal protective equipment (PPE) and rapid diagnostic test…

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Court fixes June 26, for hearing of petroleum minister, DPR’s applications in marginal oil field suit

Further hearing in the suit filed by 10 Marginal Field Operators (MFO) against the  minister of Petroleum Resource and two others, over alleged revocation of the marginal Field by the federal government,  has been adjourned till Friday, June 26, 2020. Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke of Lagos Federal High Court, Lagos, today, adjourned the hearing of Petroleum minister and Engineer Auwalu Sarki, a director in the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPP) in the suit, following the plea for adjournment made by the counsel to the Marginal Field Operators, Uche Nwokedi (SAN), who told…

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