WABIO Place opens amid pump, pageantry in Lekki

WABIO Place, an upscale beauty centre opened its doors to customer over the weekend in a beautiful and colourful ceremony in Lekki, Lagos. Speaking during the opening ceremony, the chief executive officer of WABIO Place and former Mrs Tourism United Nations, Mrs Ebele Enemchukwu stated that the upscale beauty place will offer top notch services that is second to none to customers. The former Mrs Tourism United Nations disclosed that the services to be offered at WABIO place would be that which meet up with international best practices in the…

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FG appoints Capt. Hamisu Yadudu as new FAAN MD

The federal government has approved the appointment of Captain Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu as the new managing director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). Captain Yadudu whose appointment takes immediate effect takes over from the former managing director, Engr. Saleh Dunoma. The new appointment was announced in an official statement issued Monday and signed by the deputy director Press & Public Affairs, Ministry of Transportation (Aviation), James Odaudu. An ICAO / ACI accredited International Airport Professional, Captain Yadudu was until his new appointment, the Director of Airport Operations of…

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FG to complete payment of ex Nigerian Airways workers gratuities this year

The minister of state for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has disclosed that the federal government would complete the payment of the severance package of ex Nigerian Airways workers this year. This was disclosed by Senator Sirika over the weekend during the 2019 stakeholders meeting in Lagos. The minister stated that the remaining half of the severance package of the workers has been captured in the 2019 budget. He assured the ex workers that with this development, they will surely receiving the other half of their severance package. Sirika also appealed…

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Fadeyi residents seek justice as Police arrest 4 suspected cultists

The residents of Fadeyi in Somolu Local Government Area of Lagos State, have   called on the Lagos State Command of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) to ensure that justice is done in the case of four suspected armed cultists and armed robbers now cooling their heels with men of the Lagos State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The four suspected cultists, Waziri Yusufu; Tega Michael; Afolabi Alabi and Murphy Etu, according to the residents were arrested by the Police last week Wednesday, at Isheri, with high calibre rifles and other ammunition. The…

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Sirika applauds Enugu Govt. on steps taken to improve safety at Akanu Ibiam int’l Airport

.. Says compliance to directive should be carried out as soon as possible The minister of State, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has applauded steps taken by the Enugu State government in a bid to improve safety at the Akanu Ibiam international Airport ( Enugu). The minister who threatened on Friday during a stakeholders meeting that the federal government would shut down the the Airport for safety reasons like location of market close to the runway, including a television mast said in a statement today that : “We are happy to…

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FG to shut down Akanu Ibiam Int’l Airport Enugu

The minister of state for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has disclosed that the federal government will soon close down the Akanu Ibiam International Airport Enugu because of its terrible state. Speaking in Lagos on Friday during a stakeholders forum, Senator Sirika said the airport will be downgraded in-terms of international operations because of the state of the runway which has a market at the end of it, a free trade zone and and a mast. He said Ethiopian Airlines may be stopped from flying to Enugu if they did not…

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Ife comes alive as Ooni hosts NATOP AGM May 24

.. As Runsewe is confirmed as special guest All is set for the much anticipated 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM), of the Nigeria Association of Tour Operators (NATOP), in Osun State, Nigeria. The AGM which will be hosted by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi at the Ife Grand Resorts and Leisure is slated to hold on 24th May 2019. NATOP AGM with the Theme: “Impact of Culture, Partnerships and Governance on Nigeria Tourism Development”, will feature a four day program to include a tour of Osun state,…

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Ex Mrs Tourism United Nations to unveil WABIO Place Saturday in Lekki

All is now set for the unveiling of WABIO Place, a one stop beauty shop on Saturday, May 18 in Lekki Lagos WABIO Place which promises the best in make-up and body beauty is located opposite Prince Ebeano supermarket in Lekki. WABIO which is an acronym for Women Are Beautiful Inside and Out comprises of the Foundation, the beauty and training arm. Speaking in an interview with Journalists in Lagos, the chief executive officer of WABIO International Limited, and former Mrs Tourism United Nations, Mrs Ebele Enemchukwu stated that the…

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Arik Air adjusts schedule to cope with aircraft maintenance

Arik Air carried out adjustment on its scheduled operations to cope with the exigencies of its aircraft that are on mandatory maintenance. The airline’s fleet has witnessed a reduction in number in the last two weeks due to the fact that some aircraft have been flown overseas to Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) in Europe. The management stated that in order to maintain schedule integrity and ensure flights depart on time, it had to cut down on the number of flights operated daily. The airline further stated that as a safety…

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Extradition: Fresh application stalls judgment in extradition suit against Kashamu 

A Lagos Federal High Court, today, further adjourned until May 23, to re-open hearing in a suit by Senator Buruji Kashamu, seeking to stop his extradition to the United States, to face drug related charges.  Kashamu, who is the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, had in his suit labelled FHC/L/CS/930/2018, joined the following as respondents: The Inspector General of Police, Commissioner of Police Lagos Police Command, Director General State Security Service (DSS), National Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA, and the Attorney General of the Federation…

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