Bristow Helicopters announces plan to sack over 100 pilots, engineers

The management of Bristow Helicopters has announced that it will sack over 100 pilots and engineers (both National and Expatriates) over the next couple of weeks. This development may not be unconnected with the lingering feud between the National Union of Aircraft Pilot and Engineers, NAAPE and the management of the Helicopter company over disparity in pay package of Nigerian and expatriates pilots and engineer. Bristow Helicopters in a statement signed by its management stated that: “With much regret, the company has taken the very difficult decision to release over…

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Aggrieved officers seek probe, removal of NDLEA boss over alleged ineptitude, nepotism

Some aggrieved officers and operatives of the National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have called for the investigation and removal of Colonel Muhammed Abdallah (retd) as the agency’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, over alleged ineptitude acts, nepotism, tribalism, cross misconduct, financial misappropriation and others. The officers also called on the federal government and the leadership of the National Assembly, to amend the Agency’s Act, by separating the office of Chairman of the Board from that Accounting Officer and Chief Executive. The deprived Officers under the auspices of ‘Concerned Officers’…

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SAHCO PLC unveils N600m ground handling equipment in Lagos

The management of Skyway Aviation Handling Company, SAHCO PLC has unveiled its state of the art ground handling equipment worth about N600 million (1 million Euro) in Lagos. Speaking while unveiling the equipment on Tuesday August 4th in Lagos, the managing director of SAHCO PLC, Mr Basil Agboarumi stated that the brand new ground handling equipment which is worth 1 million Euro, about N600million aside the cost of clearing from the port will be deployed to offer their clients excellent ground handling services. He said the unveiling of the equipment…

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