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Pensioners in FAAN set to embark on nationwide protest over COS disparity

NIGERIAN union of pensioners (NUP), Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN branch) has announced a nationwide protest with effect from May 4th 2021 should FAAN management fail to implement their conditions of service (COS) agreement. The Pensioners allege that FAAN management owed them in arrears since the COS was implemented in 2019. The National Secretary of NUP FAAN branch Comrade …

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Leadstream gets NCAA’s nod to train engineers; technicians on various aircraft types flown in Nigeria

THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority NCAA has approved Leadstream Aviation Training Organization to carry out type rating system course (initial and refresher) on the  Boeing 737 series, CRJ series, Challenger aircraft and Embraer, hawker 125 series, ATR, Donier and DHCB The NCAA presented a certificate to the ATO in its Lagos office confirming Leadstream’s capabilities to conduct training for engineers …

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What has befallen N2bn approved by President Buhari for Wasanmi Airport upgrade?

A document signed in 2018 has revealed that the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika back when he was Minister of state, Aviation sought for approval from President Muhammadu Buhari, and may have gotten the N2billion grant released for an airport project in Wasinmi. The letter  with reference FMA/DSTP/402/S86/1/196 written to the President May 7, 2018 titled: Request of Payment for …

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UBA: A bank of many firsts, in pursuit of customer satisfaction

UNITED Bank for Africa Plc has carved a niche for itself and continues to stand out as the leading Pan-African financial institution, consistent in introducing numerous first rate innovative products with customer satisfaction in mind. To this end, the bank has invested significantly in cutting edge technology in a bid to boost its overall services to customers. The development is …

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Azman Audit: Airline starts CAP, appoints new Head of Maintenance; Flight Safety Officer after sack, resignation of former

As NCAA demands evidence of CAP implementation to consider airline’s restart IN the wake of the audit report from the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), embattled Azman Air has commenced enactment of its Corrective Action Plan (CAP) on the management area of its audits with the sack of its former Acting Head of Maintenance and the appointment of Engineer Peter …

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Azman Air’s Audit: Findings show gloomy safety situation for airline

Accountable manager, DOM, DFO, Chief pilot lack understanding of responsibilities Owes N1.5 billion TSC/CSC as at December 2020 AZMAN Air may still have a vast hurdle to surmount if the airline is to resume operations anytime soon following details of findings of the audit on the airline carried out by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) which suspended the airline’s …

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Elumelu says UBA is well-positioned to benefit from recovery trends in 2021

Bank’s profit grows 27.7% as shareholders optimistic about future earnings prospects PAN African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has assured its teeming shareholders and investors of even greater returns in the coming months, with the bank having established a diversified business model that ensures impressive performance even in periods of uncertainty, across its geographical network. This is …

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