Aviation unions vow to resist planned concession of airports

.. Says minister acted alone on selfish interest Photo Caption: L-R:  Deputy General  Secretary, Air Transport Senior Staff Services Association Nigeria  (ATSSSAN), Comrade Frances Akinjole; Secretary General, National Union of Air Transport Employees, (NUATA) Comrade Ocheme  Aba  and   Secretary General, Association of Nigeria Aviation Professionals (ANAP), Comrade Abdu l Razaq  Saidu, during the World Press Conference on Airport cncession in Lagos on Tuesday, June 30 The Nigerian Aviation workers unions have vowed to resist the proposed concession of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja,…

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Nigerian evacuees from India laud Air Peace for flying them home

Nigerian evacuees from India express appreciation to Air Peace for flying them home The Nigerian evacuees, who were stranded for weeks in India, have expressed their gratitude to Air Peace for “rescuing” them and bringing them home to their fatherland. The evacuees in a letter titled, ‘Letter of Appreciation’ and addressed to the Chairman of Air Peace, Chief Allen Onyema, was sent to the company care of the Nigerian High Commission in India. The letter described the action of airlifting them back to Nigeria as a patriotic act by the…

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National Parks: Red flag for serious attention

By Frank Meke In my over twenty five years relationship and coverage of the activities of the Nigerian National Parks service, I am yet to witness such horrendous attacks and developmental dislocation on going through unexpected failures in the country. Certainly and sadly the dislocations are man made and can be solved by serious human ( government) efforts. Let me situate some of the issues properly to avoid mundane interpretations and conclusions. Globally, conservation enclaves, starting from the Yellow stone discovery in the United States centuries ago, did not have…

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