Domestication of foreign training is saving Nigeria huge foreign exchange- NCAA DG

Photo Caption: From left Mrs Carol Adekotujo, AGM PR, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority NCAA; Captain Elisha Bahago, Director, Operations, Licensing and Training Standard, NCAA; Captain Musa Nuhu, DG/CEO, NCAA and Mr Olusegun Koiki, Chairman, League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents at an interactive meeting between LAAC members and DG, NCAA in Lagos on Monday The director general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, Capt Musa Nuhu, has disclosed that the domestication of the training of some its technical personnel as a result of Covid 19 pandemic is saving the…

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LAAC clinches Rotary Club professionalism award in aviation reportage

The League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) has been rewarded with the award of Professional Excellence in Aviation Reportage by the Rotary Club of Ikeja District 9110. The League was recognised with the award at the investiture of Rtn. Eta Neji as the third President of the club. Neji explained that the contribution of LAAC to the sustenance of air safety in Nigeria could not be over-emphasised, adding that its reportage has impacted tremendously on the aviation industry globally. He added: “As a matter of fact, the rotary has…

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NCAA DG charges Aviation stakeholders on excellent performance of duties to avoid accidents or serious incidents

The director-general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu has charged Aviation stakeholders to perform their roles as expected of them dutifully and conscientiously to avoid accidents or serious incidents in the sector. Capt. Nuhu gave the charge at the weekend while delivering a keynote address at the conference on prevention of human factors in air accident occurrences  organised by the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) in partnership with the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC). He state that the industry had only recorded one serious incident…

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Only functional, operating airlines will benefit from FG’s N27b palliative – NCAA boss

The director general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, Capt. Musa Nuhu has disclosed that only operating and functional airlines will benefit from the proposed N27 billion federal government palliatives for the country’s aviation industry. Speaking today, Wednesday September 16th at the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents, LAAC, Gateway Webinar Forum in Lagos, Captain Nuhu stated that though every operator in the industry is at liberty to apply, but such airline must meet the stipulated guidelines to benefit from the palliatives. The NCAA DG stated further that the…

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MAPOLY Mass comm graduates elect excos, donates multi-media equipment to school

Twenty years after graduating from the then Ogun State Polytechnic (now Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), the Association of Mass Communication Students Alumni (1994/99 set) has elected maiden executives that will steer its affairs for the next two years. This as the association donated a multi-media equipment to the Department of Mass Communication, describing the gesture as a way of giving back to its alma mater. At an election preceding the reunion in Abeokuta, Ogun State over the weekend with the theme: “The 20 Years Reunion of Seasoned Communicators,” members of…

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