Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Airplane resumes regular service after slight skidding of taxiway

Ethiopian Airlines has confirmed that its Converted Cargo Airplane ET- 3905/04 resumed its regular service after slight skidding of the taxiway. A converted passenger aircraft ET-ASL (B777- 300) on a cargo service flight number ET 3905/02 June 2021, on the route Addis Ababa to Lagos which slightly skidded from the taxiway with one left tire at Lagos Airport safely returned to its planned service back to Addis Ababa with out any damage. After offloading its cargo, the flight returned to Addis on its regular schedule. Ethiopian Airlines thanks and appreciates…

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NIWA to licence boat operators as part of fresh intervention on water transportation

As part of the efforts to licence boat operators, the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has reiterated its commitment to build capacity for boat captains and skippers operating in the Lagos waterways. This was disclosed by the general manager , Marine Operations, NIWA , Engineer Joseph Ororo at a stakeholders meeting between the agency and boat operators, held in Lagos on Wednesday. Ororo maintained that the training will be compulsory for the operators ,even as he noted that participants at the end of the schooling would be licensed by the…

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There is no Nigerian airport where things are working 80% – NATCA President

The President, National Air Traffic Controllers Association, NATCA, Mr. Abayomi Agoro, has expressed dismay over the state of nation’s airport infrastructure, saying there is no airport today in the country that you would say things are working 80 per cent. Agoro who stated this in an interview with aviation Journalists in Lagos, expressed concern over the alleged plan by the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA to arrange a recruitment exercise without carrying the body along. Agoro noted that the recruitment of ATCs has a due process to follow. “First, you…

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Quicklearning unveils Africa’s biggest mathematics contest in Nigeria

Registration for QuickLearning Mathematics Contest (QLMC) Nigeria, a competition for critical thinking math geniuses in secondary schools in Nigeria, has begun and will run till Sunday, July 4, 2021. According to the organizers – JustMedia – Africa’s foremost developer of Educational quizzes, the Quicklearning Mathematics Contest is very strategic, as it accentuates the correlation between students’ critical thinking ability and their academic achievements. There is a need to close the gap between the critical thinking ability of average African students and their peers across the globe. In response to this…

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Pilgrimage to Jordan: NCPC boss assures of zero abscondment

The executive secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev. Yakubu Pam has assured that the Commission’s planned pilgrimage to Jordan would experience zero abscondment during the exercise. He disclosed this recently in Abuja during an interview session with the Press. The NCPC Helmsman, described the pilgrimage to Jordan as a spiritual journey that would be well coordinated and the pilgrims would return back to the country safely. Rev. Pam reiterated that the Commission would strictly observe the COVID 19 protocols required for all pilgrims in Nigeria as well as…

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