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Turkey Turkish Airlines Sacked staff engaged in $600,000 ticket tacketeering — Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines has accused its sacked seven Nigerian staff of engaging in various ticket racketeering to the tune of $600,000 in 2023, thereby causing it serious financial losses within the period.

The airline in a statement by its Media Relations Department, also purported that the leadership of the National Union of Air Transpor… read more

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Nigeria The concession Of Asaba International Airport: balancing politics and policy

I recall our my first meeting with the author, Prof Sylvester Monye, at his private residence in Abuja in 2014, where he graciously hosted the then Governor of Delta State, His Ex­cellency, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan. During his brief address, Dr. Udu­aghan eloquently extolled Monye’s invaluable contributions and the pivotal roles he played in advanc… read more

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Turkey Turkish Airlines NCAA steps in to resolve Turkish Airlines’ labour dispute

Outrage erupted yesterday at the international airport as 300 passengers booked on Turkish Airlines flights to Istanbul found themselves stranded due to a picketing by the airline’s unions. The situation has caused a ripple effect, leaving passengers in both Nigeria and Turkey facing uncertain travel plans.

The Director of Public Affairs a… read more

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QATAR Airways Nigeria proposes local catering for Qatar Airways to boost economy

Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Mr. Festus Keyamo, has assured the international community of Nigeria’s openness to investment in civil aviation and other sectors of the economy. Speaking at the sidelines at the third edition of the Future Aviation Forum in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, themed “Elevating Global Connectivity,” Keya… read more

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Nigeria Air Peace Air Peace has FG’s backing on UK pperations

Mr. Festus Keyamo, the Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development has said that the Federal Government has full confidence in the continued safety operations of all Nigerian flag carriers, including Air Peace.

Keyamo stated this against the backdrop of the recent reports, which claimed that Air Peace violated safety opera… read more

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AA Travenews I need 35 visas to travel within Africa, Dangote laments

Africa's richest billionaire, Aliko Dangote, has decried difficulties faced by investors travelling on the African continent as he said he needs different 35 visas on his Nigerian passport. He said he spoke about the Rwandan President Paul Kagame about the challenges which do nor exist in France.

Dangote disclosed this recently at the Afri… read more

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Nigeria Air Peace Air Peace Debunks Safety Violation In UK Operations

Air Peace has denied viral reports, which claimed that it violated safety in its United Kingdom operations. A statement signed by the management of the airline and circulated to aviation journalists on Monday night, insisted that the reports contained a lot of falsehood aimed at creating fears and doubts in the minds of the flying public.… read more

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Nigeria Dana Air Preliminary report of Dana aircraft veerung off runway

Preliminary report into the Dana Air incident on April 23, 2024 at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos has been released by the National Safety Investigation Bureau, NSIB.

The aircraft an MD-82 operated by Dana Air veered off the runway, the incident occurred shortly after the aircraft, registration 5N-BKI and opera… read more

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Turkey Turkish Airlines Lagos: NLC to protest Turkish Airlines’ anti-union actions

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Lagos State chapter has announced plans to stage a picket at Turkish Airlines in Lagos on Tuesday, May 21, 2024, in response to the airline’s dismissal and sacking of union members.

According to a statement by the Acting General Secretary of the NLC, Comrade Chris Uyot, the union will continu… read more

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Nigeria Air Peace Air Peace Clarifies UK Ramp Inspection Findings, Denies Safety Lapses

The Management of Air Peace has refuted recent media reports alleging a safety breach by the airline in the United Kingdom. In a statement, Air Peace described the reports as containing numerous falsehoods intended to instill fear and doubt among passengers.

The airline stated that since the commencement of their inaug… read more

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