Air Peace bags Aviators Africa’s Humanitarian Award, as Onyema gets Changemaker Recognition

Air Peace has added another feather to its cap by clinching the Humanitarian Airline 2021 Award at the Aviators Africa Tower Awards, which held recently at Radisson Blu Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. This is as the Chairman of the airline, Barrister Allen Onyema, also received the Changemaker Recognition Award- breaking g rounds. According to the organisers, Air Peace got the Humanitarian Award following its many social investments which have impacted Nigerians in various ways, especially the deployment of aircraft for rescue flights during lockdown last year, corporate philanthropy, massive employment,…

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Air Peace boss, Onyema calls on FG to review salaries of NCAA

Chief Executive Officer/Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema, has called on the Federal Government to upwardly review the salaries of staff of Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA. Onyema made the call at the 2021 Brazil-Nigeria Aviation and Defence Trade Forum 2021 organised by the Embassy of Brazil on Monday, October 25, 2021, in Abuja. Onyema stressed that the salary review is needed for the aviation regulatory body to attract and retain the best talents with the requisite experience and qualifications to discharge their oversight responsibilities creditably. He stated that the…

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Brazilian Govt, Embraer celebrate steady growth of Air Peace at 7

The Brazilian Government, represented by the Head of Mission, Embassy of Brazil in Nigeria, Ambassador Ricardo Guerra de Araujo, and the country’s aerospace conglomerate, Embraer, have both celebrated the steady growth of Air Peace as the Nigerian foremost carrier marked its 7th Anniversary on October 24, 2021. Ambassador Guerra de Araujo, at the 2021 Brazil-Nigeria Aviation and Defence Trade Forum 2021 organised by the Embassy on Monday, October 25, 2021, in Abuja, commended the visionary leadership of Air Peace Chairman, Allen Onyema, and the entire Management Team for their tremendous…

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Air Peace Chairman Denies Involvement in Deployment of Military Personnel to Ihiala Council

The Chairman/CEO of Air Peace, Allen Onyema has denied the allegation that he collaborated with the Anambra state government to deploy soldiers to Ihiala Local Government.   Onyema who said he was totally ignorant of any deployment of military personnel anywhere in the state, expressed shock that mischief-makers could level allegation against him from the figment of their imagination without flinching at such unscrupulous act.   He also expressed shock at the rate some people unleash propaganda and vendetta to get at his person who has always stood for peace…

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Air Peace takes delivery of fourth brand new Embraer 195-E2 Aircraft

Air Peace has today taken delivery of the fourth of its initial 13 E195-E2 aircraft ordered from aircraft manufacturing giant Embraer and has said the new equipment improves the economics of the airline by reducing operational cost. This is just as the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority ( NCAA) commended the airline for its acquisition of brand new aircraft, asking others to follow suit as it would develop the industry. The aircraft, Kingsley Chukwuma Onyema with registration marks 5N-BYI which arrived from the Embraer facility in Sao Jose Dos Campos, Brazil…

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Air Peace boss remarkable speech of patriotism inspired Eagles to victory against Cape Verde -NFF President

..Onyema a true Nigerian Nationalist- Emefiele The President of the Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has dedicated the Super Eagles’ Cape Verde victory in the ongoing Qatar World Cup qualifiers to Air Peace, the National Teams’ Official Carrier. The NFF helmsman made the statement at an event tagged ‘Dinner with the Best of Corporate Nigeria’, which held on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. Pinnick emphasised that the Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema’s remarkable speech of patriotism inspired the Eagles and boosted their morale for…

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Air Peace boss fulfils cash promise to Eagles, harps on unity

Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema, has fulfilled his promise to the Super Eagles by giving them a sum of 20 million naira for winning their match against the Blue Sharks of Cape Verde on Tuesday. The Eagles, who flew to and from Cape Verde in one of Air Peace’s ultramodern Embraer 195-E2 aircraft, received the cheque upon arrival today at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. Onyema congratulated the players on the second win in their World Cup qualifiers campaign and charged them to also emerge victorious in their…

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Air Peace boss, Onyema tasks Super Eagles to unite Nigeria through football

The Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema, has urged the Super Eagles to unify Nigeria through the instrumentality of football, as the team gears up for their next encounter with Cape Verde preparatory to the World Cup in Qatar. Onyema who gave the charge Monday morning on board Air Peace brand new Embraer 195-E2 aircraft airlifting the players to Cape Verde for their next match from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, harped on the unifying power of sports . He stated that Air Peace was very happy to be…

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Air Peace begins Ibadan operations, pledges to link city to every geo- political zone of Nigeria

.. As Governor Makinde pledges support to Airline Air Peace, today launched scheduled flight operations to Ibadan Airport in its no city is left behind campaign. The airline was received at the Airport by the Olubadan of Ibadan, His Highness, Oba Saliu Adetunji The inaugural flight, operated with the airline’s brand new Embraer 195-E2 aircraft, touched down at about 11 am and was greeted with a water cannon by Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, fire service unit. In his welcome address, Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde said the coming…

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Plans concluded for 25th LAAC conference, awards in Lagos Wednesday

Arrangements have been concluded for the 25th edition of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) conference scheduled to hold on the 28th of July, 2021 at Sheraton Hotel, Lagos. A statement issued by the Secretary of Conference Committee, Mr. Albinus Chiedu indicated that all arrangements had been concluded for a hitch-free event, which would have Sen. Hadi Sirika and Capt. Ibrahim Mshelia, the Minister of Aviation as Chief Guest of Honour and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), West Link Airlines as Chairman, respectively. Apart from the duo, doyens of…

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