Police drags Air Peace customer to Court for attempted aircraft hijacking, other charges

…As Judge Recuses self from suit due to unprofessional conduct of customer’s counsel The Nigeria Police Force has dragged a businesswoman Mrs. Nneka Ogbonna to court on a two-count charge of aircraft hijacking and flight disruption on an Air Peace flight scheduled to depart Lagos for Warri on December 10, 2019. The passenger had caused a delay of over 80 minutes on the flight by refusing to disembark from the Aircraft as ordered by the pilot following a series of extremely disturbing and disorderly conducts exhibited by her. This is…

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NLC issues 14-days ultimatum to Turkish Airlines, Caverton Helicopters, rejects concession of Nigeria’s airports

The National Executive Council, NEC, of the Nigeria Labour Congress , NLC has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the management of Turkish Airlines and Caverton Helicopters to reinstate all sacked trade union executives and desist from further anti-union actions. The Union condemned the case of the sack of trade union executives by Turkish Airline and the anti-unionization stance of Caverton Helicopters The NLC also deplored the industrial tyranny by Turkish Airlines and Caverton Helicopters. Arising from its regular meeting on February 17, 2021 held at the Nigeria Air Force (NAF),…

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Court sentences serial criminal to 4 years imprisonment for unlawful dealing in Indian Hemp

Justice Ayokunle Faji of the Federal High Court Lagos has convicted and sentenced one Osaro Egberamwen a.k.a. Osas, to four years Imprisonment, for unlawful dealing in 240 grams of cannabis sativa, popularly called Indian hemp. The judge also convicted and sentenced one Okpa Perpetual Sixtus, who was hired by Osas, to smuggle the said banned weed into the Ikoyi facility’s of Nigerian Correctional Services (NCoS), to four months imprisonment. The two convicts were charged before the court sometimes in 2020 before the court on a two-count charge of conspiracy and…

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