NCAA put record straight on Azman Air suspension, lists airline’s several infractions

.. Dismisses Azman Air accusation as cheap blackmail The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has put the record straight on the suspension of Azman Air, insisting that the carrier was suspended based on recurring safety issues. The NCAA said it will not succumb to any blackmail or threat in carrying out the statutory responsibility of the safety and security oversight. The Regulatory Agency noted in a statement signed by the general manager public relations, Mr Sam Adurogboye that it would not ordinarily have bothered to respond to the publication and…

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5 Reasons to Consider Switching from Your Ordinary Drumsticks to Diemond Star

Diemond Star is one of the fastest growing drumstick brands in the United States, and for good reason. They create superior drumsticks that can blow away the competition. Here are some reasons that you should switch out your old sticks for a pair of Diemond Star Drumsticks. They absorb shock. The company’s drumsticks are made from premium American hickory, which absorbs the shock of the impacts of drumming. “This leads to a better sound and less wrist and arm fatigue,” said founder Landon Hall. “It’s easier to play for a…

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NIWA, NPA, NIMASA clampdown on illegal barge operators

Federal maritime agencies Committee on activities of barge operations on lagos Waterways, has clamped down on illegal barge and jetty Operators around the kirikiri light Terminal notorious as hide outs for deviant elements. In a show of massive enforcement led by Operatives and security officers from National Inland Waterways waterways Authority, Nigerian Ports Authority and NIMASA, the team sealed up illegal jetties, load bays and impounded tug boats without approved certifications along the very busy channel. Barges seen wrongly anchored and obstructing visibility on the channel were immediately compelled to…

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NCAC promotes Nigerian food culture

The National Council of Art and Culture, NCAC, has unveiled special cultural food basket which is a collection of Nigerian food items locally produced by Nigerian small scale entrepreneurs. The director general of the NCAC, Otunba Segun Runsewe stated that the programme is intended to draw attention to the need to patronize made in Nigeria food. According to him: “It is also to promote Nigerian food culture and discourage the consumption of foreign food, most of which are preserved with chemicals that have long term effects. The consumption of Nigeria…

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FAAN boss, Yadudu appointed member ACI World Governing Board

The managing director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, Captain Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu has been appointed a member of the World Governing Council of Airports Council International (ACI). He, alongside two others, Mr Emanuel Chavez of Aeroportos de Mozambique (President) from Mozambique and Mr. Dewananda Chellen of Airports of Mauritius Co. Ltd (Member) from Mauritius were appointed as representatives of Africa on the Board. The appointment takes immediate effect.

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