Why Politicians Divide and Create Boundaries for Political Gains in Nigeria

By Primus C. Igboaka – Cleveland, Ohio. “Boundry Redistricting” is a Western constitutional practice that today as I write and in the United States is used every ten years to legally redraw the constituent maps to favour the party in power at local, county and state levels. ” Boundary Redistricting” is a congressional act enacted in 1967 in the US . It is the state legislature that has the primary responsibility (not the federal government, the Congress or the President) for creating a redistricting plan in many cases subject to…

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Air Peace receives another B737 aircraft from maintenance

Air Peace has announced the arrival of one of its aircraft, a Boeing 737, which has been undergoing C-Check Maintenance in Israel. The aircraft, with registration number 5N-BQU, arrived Lagos on Friday, June 4, 2021. According to a media statement issued by the airline, this is the fourth aircraft to return after undergoing  varying levels of extensive maintenance checks, adding that several of its aircraft are still undergoing maintenance overseas having been flown out before the COVID-19 outbreak and the lockdown that ensued. “We have many of our aircraft on…

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FAAN appeals for patience, understanding over MMIA check in challenges

Following a temporary downtime in the check-in system of Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has appealed to airlines and passengers for patience and understanding. FAAN said it has already mobilized necessary resources to address the challenge, and all hands are presently on deck to restore normalcy in passenger facilitation. To avoid flight delays, the Authority advised passengers to leave their homes early, so as to complete all check-in formalities in good time.

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