FG should be responsible for repayment of $500m Chinese loan for construction of new terminals -ANAP

.. Says huge indebtedness to FAAN is preventing agency from discharging its duties The Association of Nigeria Aviation Professionals (ANAP) has has said that the federal government should be responsible for the repayment of the $500 million Chinese loan obtained from the Exim Bank of China for the construction of new terminals in some parts of the country. ANAP also condemned the massive indebtedness to the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) by its various clients, saying the humongous debts are preventing the agency from discharging its duties as entrenched…

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FG Partners iPADIS to enhance air transport connectivity, growth in West Africa

Federal Ministry of Aviation In conjunction with International Partners for Aviation Development, Innovation and Sustainability (iPADIS) is organising a Two-day High Level Ministerial Meeting on Enhancing Air Transport Connectivity and Growth in West Africa. The virtual /online Ministerial meeting is for member States Policy Makers,Air Transport experts, Aviation Professionals and other Stakeholders in the Sub-region. The high Level Ministerial Meeting is aimed at retooling and repositioning Aviation sector within the region to contend with present and future challenges. The event with the theme: Enhancing Air Transport Connectivity and Growth in…

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MMA2 takes delivery of new X-ray machines, air conditioners from US

The new x-ray machines and air conditioners ordered by Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL ) to upgrade facilities at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, Terminal two (MMA2) have arrived the country. Group corporate affairs manager of BASL, operator of MMA2, Mikail Mumuni, in a statement on Friday said the equipment imported from the US arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos Wednesday night from where they were later moved to MMA2. He added that installation of the x-ray machines and air conditioners will commence on Friday evening and that this…

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FAAN not shutting down Kaduna Airport despite attack, as Sen. Adeyemi, canvasses State, Local Govt. policing

The managing director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Capt. Hamisu Yadudu has disclosed that the authority will not shutdown the Kaduna Airport despite Saturday’s attack on the agency’s staff quarters Speaking over the weekend at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos during the oversight function visit by the Senate Committee on Aviation, Capt. Yadudu, vowed that the management, the State Government and the various security agencies would not relent in their efforts at ensuring safety of humans and equipment at all the airports across the country. He…

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PFN honours NCPC boss with Excellence in Leadership Award

The executive secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev. Yakubu Pam has been honoured with an Excellence in Leadership Award by the National Leadership of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN. The award was presented to him in his office in Abuja on 5th March, 2021 by Rev. Stephen Dangana on behalf of the National Leadership of PFN. Speaking during the award presentation, the NCPC boss described PFN as “one credible and fastest growing movement in Nigeria”. He commended the credible transition process in PFN that has become a…

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