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FG Fight Back To Impose Bans On UK, Canada, Saudi Arabia

By Cyril Ogar The federal government of Nigeria has concluded arrangement to add the United Kingdom, Argentina, Canada, and Saudi Arabia to red list countries, following their decision to impose travel restrictions on Nigeria. The Canada, the UK and  Saudi

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FG Rejects 90% Of Airlines’ Applications For Expatriates To Boost Local Jobs – Sirika

By Cyril Ogar The Federal Government has said it rejected 90 per cent of the applications by airline operators for expert quotas in their businesses. It said the rejection was basically in order to ensure that Nigerians were given such

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FG To Partner Hungarian Firm To Produce Airplanes In Nigeria

By Cyril Ogar The Federal Government has expressed its readiness to partner with the Magnus Aircraft Manufacturing Industry in Hungary to establish an assembling plant and begin to manufacture in Nigeria from start to finish before the end of the

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FG Calls For Infrastructural Investment Through PPP, Modernisation Of Airports

By Cyril Ogar, The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi  Sirika, has canvassed for Public- Private Partnership (PPP) to standardise and modernise airports in the country. Sirika made this plea during his presentation in a zoom meeting on a theme “Nigerian

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Buhari Approves Establishment Of University Of Aerospace

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of African University of Aerospace and Aviation which will be situated in Abuja. The Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika revealed this when he led other management team of the

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FG To Concession Newly Renovated Enugu Airport Soon – Sirika

Oswald Agwu, Abakaliki. The Federal government of Nigeria has said that the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, would be given out for concession in the next round of the exercise. The announcement was made by the Nigeria Aviation Minister, Hadi

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Aviation Ministry Resumes Int’l Flights Aug 29

Wisdom Onyeisi The Aviation minister, Hadi Sirika has announced the reopening of airports for international flights from August 29, 2020.  International flights have been suspended since March 23, 2020 as part of the country’s efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Airport Safety Violation: Anyone Found Guilty Risks Imprisonment – Sirika

“The ministry has received lots of inquiries regarding some unruly passengers. These alleged unruly passengers included the former governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, whom I spoke with yesterday at length, the current governor of Adamawa, Ahmadu Fintiri.

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COVID-19: Calabar, Sokoto, Katsina, Kebbi Airports Set For Inspection – Minister

The Minister of Aviation,  Hadi Sirika says four airports are ready for inspection and possible re-opening if they meet the required COVID-19 protocols. Sirika,  at the Daily Briefing of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19, on Thursday in Abuja, said the

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Nigeria Bars VIP Aides From Airports Over Covid-19

With flights set to resume, Nigeria has barred aides of politicians and other prominent personalities from airport terminals unless they are travelling, local media report. Aviation minister Hadi Sirika says the move is part of measures to contain the spread

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