Tag Archives: Airport

Four Domestic Airlines Prefer Minna, to Kaduna Airport

OlabodeAdaramola No fewer than four domestic airline operators are pressing forapprovals from aviation authority to make use of Minna Airport despite thepreference and insistence of the Federal government for the use of KadunaAirport. This request is coming on the heels of challenges beingencountered by airline operators due to the closure of Nnamdi AzikiweInternational Airport, Abuja for repairs of the runway by …

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FG formally announces closure of Abuja Airport

The Federal Government has formally announced the closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, beginning from 12 a.m. Wednesday. This was announced by the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, at a world press conference Monday in Abuja. The airport will be close for six weeks. Also speaking, the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said the government has kept its …

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Air mishap averted in Port Harcourt

A plane on the fleet of Air Peace flying from  Port Harcourt to Lagos, today, made a return some minutes after taking off, an official report has confirmed. Mr. Sam Adurogboye, who is the General Manager, Public Relations, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority , confirmed the incident in an interview. According to Adurogboye,  a fire alarm was raised in the cabin which …

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