Nigeria has most organised, efficient pilgrimage body – NCP boss

.. As Bishop Mike Okonkwo promises support to Christian Leaders Forum Photo Caption Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Yakubu Pam (l) receiving a book from the Assistant General Overseer, The redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, Northern Region, Pastor, Ezekiel Odeyemi during the latter’s visit to the ES NCPC at the Commission’s Corporate Headquarters in Abuja, recently. The executive secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission, NCPC, Rev. Yakubu Pam has said that Nigeria has the most organised and efficient pilgrimage body in the world. He made…

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239,114 migrants passed through Abuja Airport between Jan – Dec. – NIS

.. 625 Nigerians deported through same airport The Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS has disclosed that no fewer than 239,114 outbound and inbound migrants passed through the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA, Abuja between 1st January 2020 to 15th December, 2020. A statement signed by DCI Sunday James, the Service Public Relations Officer for Comptroller General of Nigerian Immigration Service, entitled review of NIS operational activities at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA, Abuja in 2020 said so far, 73,582 Nigerians and 46,665 non Nigerians departed NAIA, Abuja for various destinations abroad.…

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Police arraign 2 persons for alleged forgery of late monarch’s will

A man, Augustine Talabi and one Princess Funmilayo Abass, were today, arraigned before an Ebute-metta Chief Magistrate Court, Lagos, for allegedly forging a Will and Testamental of the Late Monarch of Bajerokun of Oke-Agbo, Ijebu-Igbo, Ogun State, Oba Haruna Olaoye Abass. The two accused persons were arraigned before the court presided over by Magistrate F. M. Kayode-Alamu (Mrs) by the men of Force Criminal Investigation Department (Force CID) Annex, Alagbon-Ikoyi, Lagos, on charges bordering on conspiracy, forgery and forcefully take over another person’s property. The two defendants and others now…

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Covid 19 scare: Sheraton Lagos Hotel has only one guest self-isolating – Hotel

The management of Sheraton Hotel, Lagos has dismissed the rumours making the rounds that the hotel is now being used as isolation centre by the expatriates in Lagos as one floor is currently full . A statement signed by Nanji Tyem, multi property director of communications Sheraton – Nigeria and made available to Nigerian Franknews said the hotel has only a single guest who is currently self-isolating in the hotel, well away from others, and using its no-contact protocols.  “We have a single guest who is currently self-isolating in the…

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Dana Air’s disabled passenger goes violent, destroys check-in systems, injures staff

Dana Air has explained how a disabled passenger in Abuja destroyed its check-in systems, chairs and  Covid-19 Protective glass shields.     Dana Air in a statement signed by Kingsley Ezenwa, media / communications manager noted that the violent passenger named Dr Chike Okogwu, attacked its staff and booking systems at its Abuja station yesterday, the 20th of December, 2020. In the words of Ezenwa: “To put the issue into proper perspective, the said passenger ( a PWD Person With Disability) who we regard as Special Passengers at Dana Air, got…

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Flight disruptions: Dana Air apologies to passengers, offers free tickets to affected guests

The management of Dana Air has apologised to its passengers affected by the disruption of its flight operations, offering free tickets to guests on the affected flights. The airline said a full refunds will be made available to those who do not prefer to be rescheduled. A statement signed by Kingsley Ezenwa, media / communications manager, Dana Airlines Ltd. while offering the apology explained that: “On Friday 18, and Saturday 19, December 2020, 2 of our aircraft became unserviceable in Lagos and Abuja respectively, compelling us to ground both aircraft…

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