FG outlines benefits of designating four major international Airports as special economic zones

The federal ministry of Aviation has outlined the benefits of designating four major international Airports as special economic zones In a statement signed by James Odaudu, director, Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation, the minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika stated that designating four major international Airports as special economic zones is to address issues concerning taxation, custom duties and fiscal issues in the Nigerian Aviation industry. Sirika explained that the request to the Nigerian Export Processing Zone Authority, NEPZA for the designation under NEPZA Act require a holistic solution. It…

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Awori Tourism Board to partner NIHOTOUR on tourism training institute

Photo Caption (L-R): Mrs. Ejike Catherine Ugochi, a senior lecturer at NIHOTOUR, Mrs Ugochi Uche-Ibeabuchi, Mr Femi Fadina, Frank Meke, Member, Association of Tourism Practitioner of Nigeria (ATPN) Board of Trustees and Ronke Matanmi, business development executive Awori Tourism Board during the ceremony A new vista for professional training and certification for operators and aspiring young entrepreneurs in tourism beckons as Awori Tourism Board has signed a Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with the National Institutional for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR), on the establishing of a new hospitality training institute being…

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FAAN unveils bird/wildlife management equipment

Photo Caption: Middle: FAAN MD representative; director of Commercial and Business Development, Alhaji Sadiku Rafindadi, R-L, director of Airport Operations, Captain Muktar Muye.; general manager; Operations, Mrs. Olajumoke Oni,  general manager Environment, Mr. Nehemiah Auta. and others in a group picture. In a bid to improve on safety of flight operations by effectively managing birds/wildlife hazards at the nation’s airports, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has unveiled some birds/wildlife equipment. At an event held at FAAN’s headquarters annex in Lagos, the managing director of the Authority, Captain Rabiu…

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