Prosecutor’s absence stalls arraignment of 5 Nat. Art Theatre’s directors over gratification

For the fourth time, the purported arraignment of five directors of National Art Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos, over alleged gratification before a Lagos Federal High Court, Lagos, today, September 25 failed to hold following the absence of the prosecution counsel. The five directors: George Ufot Ukanta, Abiodun Abe, Femi Joel, Ndubuisi Nwogu and Mrs. Doris Okafor. The five directors were charged before Justice Sule Hassan led-Court, sometimes in April by the the  Special Presidential Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SPPRPP), for allegedly received the sum of N500, 000, each from a…

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Why Daily Manner publisher snubbed Presidency, Lagos, Delta Gov.

.. Openly Protests Killing by Herders In protest against the alleged killing of many Nigerians by suspected herders and in solidarity with their grieving family members, the General Overseer of the Manna Prayer Mountain, Dr. (Bishop) Chris Kwakpovwe who is also the author of the popular daily devotional, Our Daily Manna denied representatives from The Presidency, Lagos and Delta state governments the usual honour accorded them at the ministry’s annual World Anointing Night at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos recently. The functionaries of government were politely requested to stay away…

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Arik Air resumes Garden City Express from MMA2, Lagos

Arik Air is set to resume its Garden City Express which enables customers to fly direct to the heart of Port Harcourt City from MMA2 terminal in Lagos. The daily flight service which commences on February 12, 2018 will depart from Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal 2 (MMA2) Ikeja, Lagos and arrive at the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) Base Port Harcourt, a 10 minutes’ drive from down town. Arik Air maintains a well-resourced terminal at NAF Base Port Harcourt and assures passengers of premium customer service. Commenting on the Garden City Express, Arik Air’s Chief Executive…

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FG promotes 78 NIS officers attached to MMIA, Lagos

The federal government has approved the promotion of 78 officers of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) attached to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos to different new ranks. The newly promoted officers were on Wednesday January 31 at the airport decorated with their new ranks. Speaking while decorating the new officers with their new ranks, the Assistant Comptroller General (ACG), NIS, Airport Command Mr. Odeje Usman charged them to continue to be good ambassadors of the country and shun any vices that could drag the name of the country…

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Security operatives seize Davido’s Luggage at int’I Airport, Lagos

Security operatives attached to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos have seized 17 check-in luggage of the Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido for the unruly behaviours of his aid who beat up airport security officials. Problem was said to have started for the musician who arrived from a trip aboard Emirates Airlines on Thursday evening when Checkport staff at the baggage reclaim area attempted to check the tags on the check-in luggage of Davido to confirm if it corresponded with the reclaimed luggage. It was gathered…

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FAAN opens new entrance to multi-storey car park at MMI Airport, Lagos

As part of efforts aimed at improving ground facilitation and enhancing safety, security and comfort of the travelling public, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN has opened a new entrance to the multi-storey car park at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos. The new entrance, situated along the Airline Services Limited (ASL)/Blue Lodge Hotel road, and which became operational today, Wednesday November 8, 2017, will ease vehicular traffic on the main road leading to the departure frontage. With this added facility, there is now an alternative entrance for airport users…

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FAAN test-runs upgraded baggage scanner machine at MMIA, Lagos

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN has carried out a test-run on an upgraded baggage scanner machine that can detect explosives, narcotics and other prohibited items at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. This is to boost her safety and security programs around the country’s airports. The managing director and chief executive officer of FAAN, Engr. Saleh Dunoma said his interest is to make sure the airports are safe and secure, protect lives and provide machines of immense benefits to airlines and all our stakeholders. This scanner is intended…

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NDLEA arrests man over importation of cocaine at MMIA, Lagos

A forty-three (43) year-old computer instructor has been arrested at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos by men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for importing heroin from Nairobi, Kenya. The arrest took place after he tested positive for narcotic ingestion. The suspect explained that he got involved in drug trafficking because nobody except drug barons offered to help him out of his financial predicament as his sick son is currently on admission in Nairobi on a life threatening ailment. NDLEA commander at the Lagos airport, Ahmadu…

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NDLEA arrests 2 suspects with cocaine at MMIA, Lagos

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested an importer of electronics on his way to Hong Kong for ingesting cocaine. Another suspect who lives in Athens, Greece was also apprehended in connection with unlawful possession of wraps of substances that tested positive for cocaine. The arrests were made at the Murtalla Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos during screening of passengers on an Ethiopian Airline flight to Hong Kong and Egypt Airline flight to Athens. Preliminary investigation suggests that the suspects had targeted the Christmas holiday to…

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GAC Motors set to unveil GS4 brand at Eko Hotels, Lagos

New entrant automobile from China’s leading automaker, GAC Motors is set to unveil its premiere GS4 brand at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos. This is coming just as the award winning Nigeria musician Dare Art Alade is set to thrill auto dealers and lovers of China’s leading automaker, GAC motors. Meanwhile, experts in the auto industry have applauded the inroads of the GAC Motor’s GS4 brand into the Nigerian market, saying the country is about to witness a giant leap in the country’s automobile sector with the…

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