NTA, NCAC collaborate to combat menace of rape

The Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) have resolved together to tackle the menace of rape in Nigeria. The director-general, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe and the director-general, Nigerian Television Authority, Mallam Yakubu Ibn Mohammed made this resolution when the NCAC boss paid a courtesy call on his counterpart in NTA headquarters Abuja. Runsewe started that the efforts of NTA on the issues of rape in Nigeria has drastically reduced the rate of rape as indicated by statistics from…

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ACI confers Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport Abuja with 2020 Service Quality Award

The Airports Council International (ACI) has conferred the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja with the Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Award for providing a superior customer experience despite the difficult circumstances occasioned by the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic. A letter from the office of the Director-General of ACI, dated February 15, 2021 directed to Capt. Rabiu Yadudu, the managing director, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said that the airport was bestowed with the award based on the recommendations by users of the facilities in Abuja, especially the passengers. “During…

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Judge ‘recuses’ self from N2.005bn Right Abuse Suit against Air Peace, FAAN, NCAA

.. As Airline urges court to refuse reliefs sought by applicant for been malicious, frivolous, vexation, gold digging Justice (Prof) Chuka Austine Obiozor of a Lagos Federal High Court, has recused himself from presiding over a N2.005 billion fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by a Nigeria businesswoman, Nneka Ogbonna against the Air Peace Limited and four others. The businesswoman had dragged the airline alongside Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and Captain Horace Millar-Jaja, a pilot with the airline, in a…

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Azman Air landing incident: FAAN closes Runway 18R/36L at MMA Lagos temporarily

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has announced the temporary closure of Runway 18R/36L at the Murtala Mohammed Airport, Lagos. FAAN said the closure is due to a landing incident involving a Boeing 737 Azman Air aircraft with registration 5N SYS, and flight number ZQ2325. The aircraft had a tyre burst after landing on the runway. A statement by the Authority stated that all passengers and crew on board the aircraft were safely evacuated at 1908 hours, and officials of FAAN Air Rescue and Fire Fighting Services, Accident Investigation…

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