Dana Air extends multi-million naira sponsorship deal for Heartland FC

Photo Caption: L-R: Media and Communications Manager of Dana Air, Kingsley Ezenwa and President of Heartland Football Club of Owerri, Chief Goodfaith Etuemena, during the contract extension signing of Dana Air’s sponsorship of the club for another one year recently in Owerri.     Dana Air has extended its Multi-million naira sponsorship deal for Heartland FC of Owerri, Imo state. The sponsorship which was first unveiled in 2018 was extended for the duration of the 2018/ 19 Nigerian Professional League (NPFL) Season at a short ceremony held at the conference hall of…

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NIWA boss unveils water ambulance, identifies non compliance to regulatory code as major causes of accidents

Photo Caption: Senator Adeleke Mamora accompanied by Mr Sambo Muazu at the unveiling of the water ambulance at the NIWA regional in Lagos on Monday December 17 The managing director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Senator Adeleke Mamora, has identified non compliance to NIWA regulatory codes as the major causes of water accidents in the country Speaking during the unveiling of its water ambulance in Lagos on Monday, December 17 to help passengers during emergencies on the waterways, Senator Mamora, observed that the water ambulance becomes necessary because…

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SAA airlifts over 3m passengers in 20 years of operation into Nigeria

Photo Caption: Left to Right – Ohis Ehimiaghe, Regional Manager, West and Central Africa; Vuyani Jarana, Group Chief Executive Officer; Aaron Munetsi, Regional General Manager, Africa, Middle-East & Indian Ocean Islands and Kemi Leke-Bamtefa, National Sales Manager, Nigeria all of South African Airways at the press conference commemorating the 20 years anniversary of the airline’s service to Nigeria. South African Airways (SAA) has airlifted no fewer than 3 million passengers in its 20 years of operations into Nigeria. This was disclosed by the group chief executive officer of South African…

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NAHCO, First Bank sponsor Kaduna Polo Club Tournament

Photo Caption: From left Idris Yakubu, MD/CEO, Nigerian Aviation Handling Co Plc,  Ibrahim Kontagora, the Tournament Manager, and Abdullahi Ibrahim, Executive Director, First Bank Nig Plc during the recently held Kaduna Polo Club Tournament sponsored by NAHCO Plc and First Bank Plc.

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NFF re-elects Amaju Pinnick as President

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has re-elected Mr. Amaju Pinnick as president. Mr. Pinnick was re-elected president at the presidential election held in Katsina. Pinnick polled 34 votes to beat his close challengers like Aminu Maigari, Taiwo Ogunjobi and Chinedu Okoye to retain his seat. Pinnick made history by becoming the first President to be re-elected for a second term in office. The chairman of the Electoral committee for the election, Muhammed Katu announced that Aminu Magari got eight votes; Taiwo Ogunjobi got two votes while Chinedu Okoye did not…

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African Sports Tourism Summit returns after World Cup

The African Sports Tourism Summit – the pan-african platform where sports and tourism stakeholders exchange a hand of fellowship, towards socio-economic growth for Africa and her nations is set to return on the 25th of August, 2018. This was following its postponement as a result of Russia 2018 World Cup. The event slated to hold at Golfview Hotel & Suites, Ikeja GRA is one of the activities of African Sports Tourism Week which will gather pundits and stakeholders from both tourism and sports landscape. The event will feature robust discussion…

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Buhari commends Bagudu for Agric Tourism as Gov flags off Argungu office, others

President Muhammadu Buhari has singled out Kebbi state governor, Abubakar Bagudu as Nigeria’s true ambassador on rural economic development through his massive agricultural investment and inter-state economic revival policy initiatives. The president who praised Bagudu’s efforts during the inauguration of the presidential committee on food security on 13th March last month, thanked Bagudu for his “unwavering commitment to the rice value chain” and the unprecedented inter-state agricultural business drive with Lagos state which give birth to the Lake rice production initiative. Meanwhile the agriculture tourism action governor has dusted up…

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IATA survey reveals new air transport trends

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced the results of its 2016 Global Passenger Survey (GPS) which showed that passengers are looking for technology to improve their travel experience. Based on 6,920 responses from around the globe, the survey provided insight into what passengers want from their air travel experience. Topping the list were: Arriving at the airport ready to fly Passing through security and border control once without having to remove personal items, Uniquely-tailored travel options – and passengers are prepared to offer their personal data to access…

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Go-Round FC boss congratulates Dream Team VI for Olympics Bronze Medal

The President, and Sole Sponsor of Go-Round Football Club, Bro. Felix Obuah has praised the gallantry of Nigeria’s men football team, popularly called ‘Dream Team VI,’ for winning a bronze medal at the Rio Olympics in Brazil. Bro. Obuah, in a statement issued in Port Harcourt said he was highly elated as the victory came at a time Nigerians yearned to have their name at the medals table. Bro. Obuah, who recently sponsored the first ever Athletics Championship for Secondary Schools in Rivers State, also hailed the boys for making…

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