Insecurity: Obasanjo’s former security aide, others proffer solutions on how to reduce tensions in Nigeria

A retired Principal Staff Officer of the Department of State Services (DSS) and former Senior Security detail to ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo, Mr. Adetayo Oluwaseyi has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately commence the process of restructuring the country and embark on massive recruitment into the Nigerian military as parts of measures to reduce the areas of discontentment which he, alongside others said are contributory factors to the current security bedlam in Nigeria. Also, Lagos based legal practitioner and public affairs analyst, Dr. Chima Nnaji adduced that the propensity to dominate…

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REDTV’s TMC emerges‘Web Series of the Year 2020’ at Gage Awards

The Men’s Club (TMC), Africa’s highly anticipated online series powered by the United Bank for Africa’s Lifestyle and Entertainment channel, REDTV, has emerged the winner of Gage’s Awards’ Web Series of the Year 2020.   Following a thorough audit by the organisers of the awards, TMC which was nominated alongside four other popular online shows, clinched the highly coveted award, and was announced as the winner in an elaborate virtual event which was held on Saturday, April 24th, 2021.   Now in its third season, TMC is one of the top…

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UNWTO, IATA partner on Destination Tracker to restore confidence in travel

The World Tourism Organization, UNWTO, and the International Air Transport Association, IATA, have announced a Destination Tracker in preparation for the restart of international travel. It is the result of both organizations joining efforts to boost confidence and accelerate recovery of the tourism sector when borders reopen. The UNWTO-IATA Destination Tracker is a new free online tool for governments to provide information on COVID-19 requirements for travel and the measures in place at the destination.  The tool is available through the websites of both organizations and will provide information on: …

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Decision to suspend Azman Air operations not punitive measure -NCAA boss

.. Says Green Africa Airways, NG Eagle, Chanchangi, many other airlines coming up The director general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, Capt Musa Nuhu has stated that the decision to suspend Azman Air operations is not a punitive measure. Speaking during an interview the members of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents, LAAC, in Lagos over the weekend, Capt. Nuhu stated that the regulatory body takes the issue of safety utmost which is the agency’s number one priority including safe operation of airlines. He explained that it…

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Azman Air suspension: NCAA were complacent in certifying key post holders- Capt. Mshelia

Captain Ibrahim Mshelia, the chief executive officer of West Link Airlines is renowned pilot and aviation trainer of repute. He has a vast knowledge of the aviation industry having operated in other parts of the world including Africa . In this interview, Captain Mshelia, speaks on regulation of aviation industry, the Azman Air suspension by NCAA, waivers on aircraft parts, policy of banning aircraft over 22 years from operating in the country, essence of age when it comes to safety of aircraft operations, maintenance cycle of aircraft , rising cost…

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Runsewe commiserates with Saleh Rabo family, FTAN, says ‘we can’t forget him’

Director General National Council for Arts and Culture, NCAC, Otunba Segun Runsewe, has expressed shock and dismay at the passage of Alhaji Rabo Saleh, who has been buried according to Moslem rites in Abuja on Friday. Runsewe who described the late tourism influencer and President of the federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria FTAN, as an embodiment of humility and lover of Nigerian Culture, says his sudden passage is huge loss to the Nigerian Cultural tourism community and therefore, would be hard to fill. ” Alhaji Rabo Saleh is like…

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JUSUN Strike: Nigerian  Constitution and the manuals of governance

By Chief Malcolm E. Omirhobo Esq Let me start by stating that I am one  hundred and ten percent in support  of the financial independence of the Nigerian judiciary because of its  enormous importance and significance to the administration of justice, the rule of law and our nacesent democracy.   I am also in full support of the struggle for the actualisation of the financial independence of the Nigerian judiciary  provided it’s approach is civil, lawful and  constitutional. And for the records , I am in support of the extant Judiciary…

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Covid 19: Air Peace pilots, cabin crew, others receive vaccine

The pilots, cabin crew and other customer-facing personnel of Nigeria’s foremost airline, Air Peace, have started receiving the COVID-19 vaccine to help curtail the spread of the virus and give passengers more confidence to fly with the airline. Spokesperson of the airline, Stanley Olisa, who disclosed this information to newsmen on Friday, stated that the vaccine was being administered by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN. Olisa, who commended the federal government for making the vaccine available, stressed that Air Peace prioritises the wellbeing and safety of its staff…

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Enish Restaurant takes Dubai by storm, offers sumptuous Nigerian cuisines, excellent customer service

Enish Restaurant and Lounge has taken Dubai by storm, offering excellent services with sumptuous Nigerian cuisines in a cosy environment. For Nigerians and lovers of Nigerian dishes in Dubai, Enish Restaurant is presenting that home away experience in its state of the art restaurant, offering sumptuous Nigerian meals. Having stamped its seal of quality in the United Kingdom with 6 world class restaurants, Enish is taking the offering to another level in Dubai with its second restaurant to carter for Nigerians who often travel to Dubai for business, leasures, holidays,…

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Runsewe appeals to Edo Govt. to reconsider decision to suspend National Sports Festival

Director General National Council for Arts and Culture, NCAC, and patron Nigeria Union of Journalists ( NUJ), Otunba Segun Runsewe has appealed to Edo state government to reconsider the decision to suspend the ongoing national sports festival due to paucity of funds. Runsewe stated that the games is a veritable vehicle of National unity and an outpost to discover hidden young talents to help Nigeria sustain its leadership position in sports in Africa nay the world. The NUJ patron and President, Africa Region, World Craft Council (WCC), further noted that…

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