CPC boss calls for passengers understanding when delays are for legitimate safety reasons

…Says Nigerian airlines complain of infrastructural challenges, regulatory bottlenecks The director general of Consumer Protection Council, CPC, Mr Babatunde Irukera has called for passengers understanding when delays are for legitimate safety reasons. Irukera observed that nobody wants to fly when it is unsafe to fly, stressing that if there is a delay for a legitimate safety reasons, consumers need to actually appreciate that. Speaking in an interview on the sidelines of the 22nd League of Airport and Aviation Correspondent, LAAC seminar in Lagos, the CPC boss noted that there are…

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Nigerian aviation environment not conducive for domestic Airlines – Med-View boss

The managing director of Med-View Airline, Alhaji Muneer Bankole has said that the Nigeria aviation environment is not conducive for domestic airlines. Speaking during an interview at the 22nd League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents, LAAC seminar at the Sheraton Hotel in Lagos, Alhaji Bankole stated that the industry is bedevilled by so many political issues, security threats, financial issues, excess charges, weather, taxes and others. In the words of Bankole: “For now, those of us who are still in the business, I will say we give thanks to God…

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Fadugba calls for cooperation, collaboration, win-win partnerships in aviation industry

A renowned aviation expert and chief executive officer of African Aviation Services Limited, Mr. Nick Fadugba has called for cooperation, collaboration and a win-win partnerships in the Nigerian and African aviation industry. Speaking at the 22nd League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents, LAAC seminar at the Sheraton Hotel Ikeja, Lagos, on the theme: Financing Aviation Development through Private Sector Partnership, Nick Fadugba noted that the best way forward for the country’s aviation industry is cooperation, collaboration and a win-win partnerships. In his presentation titled Partnerships: Key to Survival of Domestic…

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CPC DG, ICAO security specialist to speak at LAAC seminar

Mr. Babatunde Irukera, the Director-General of the Consumer Protection Council (CPC) and Mr. Ayo Obilana, Chief Executive Officer, Selective Security International Limited are some of the key stakeholders in the Nigerian aviation industry to deliver papers at the forthcoming 22nd annual seminar of the League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) in Lagos. Irukera who is a Special Guest at the seminar with the theme: ‘Financing Aviation Development Through Private Sector Partnerships,’ would speak on the activities of CPC as it relates to aviation and air travellers’ protection from airlines…

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