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EFCC requests documentation for NAMA cash advances since 2013

Credible information reaching NFD is that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) has officially written to the Nigeria Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) to provide photocopies of documented cash advance from 2013 to date. According to investigation carried out, it would seem that there are some damning figures with regards to cash advance documented during that period.

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Soliciting support for Nigerian carriers to tackle capital flight

This article brings together a variety of thoughts on how to stem or reduce capital flight to the barest minimum as investors crave government to support them by protecting them and reduce the numerous taxation in the industry to enable them make enough to plough back and grow their businesses, while some experts talk about government providing policies that can …

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Three Nigerian carriers become IOSA compliant as IATA RD slams CPC for interference

Arik Air, Aero Contractors and Firstnation Airways are three Nigerian airlines that have successfully obtained International Air Transport Association (IATA) Operational Safety Audit Certification according to the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). This is just as the regulatory body has revealed that Allied Air and Cargo services, Overland Airways and Dana Air are on the verge of attaining the IOSA …

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Investors drum up support for diversification to tackle Nigeria’s economic dip

The opportunity to diversify the economy, invest in critical sectors and stimulate growth of the SME space to put the country on the path to sustainable development, this was the position canvassed by stakeholders at the Standard Bank West Africa Investors’ Conference, now in its 7th edition which had the theme, ‘Unlocking Nigeria’s potential…growth through diversification.’ Nigeria’s economy has been …

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FAAN emphasizes training of fire fighters

Officers and men of the Airport Rescue and Fire Fighting Services of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria will continue to receive professional training at par will global standards. They will also undergo overseas programme to enhance their proficiency in firefighting at all Nigerian airports in line with recommendation of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO). This was disclosed by …

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First Africa Solo Flight will inspire Nigerians, support IDPs

…calls for more support for the project As part of plans to garner momentum for the prestigious First Africa Solo Flight round the World, the team has come out to state that the flight will change the narrative for Africa as a continent and Nigeria in particular, inspire the young to aspire for greater heights and support selected charities especially …

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AIB insists accident investigations are to prevent reccurence

Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has resolved that its watchword is methodology, and that it would painstakingly get to the root of crashes and make safety recommendations with the sole objective of preventing similar accident or incident in the country. The Commissioner of Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, Dr. Felix Abali who made this known at the stakeholders’ forum on draft amendment …

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Magnificent Agbokim Waterfalls

LISTED as one of the seven wonders in Nigeria and situated some 17 kilometers from Ikom and 315 kilometres from Calabar in the Etung Local Government Area of Cross River State, the Agbokim Waterfalls can only be described as awe-inspiring The waterfall is also near neighbouring Cameroon and this gives travellers and tourists a unique opportunity for cross-border experience and …

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Travel & Explore Nigeria: Mouthwatering Afang soup

On travel and Explore Nigeria today we are taking you to the South-South geo-political zone of Nigeria where we are not going to talk about a place but a particular kind of delicacy that is fast becoming quite the winner all over the country, the mouthwatering Afang soup. Exploration is not only by going places but trying new things and …

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Travel &Explore Nigeria: Yankari, Nigeria’s Garden of Eden

Whether it is flora or fauna, and be it furry, feathery or fishery,  the Yankari Game Reserve will keep you entranced  with sights and a feeling of nature at its most raw and base  form winning the moniker, Nigeria’s Garden of Eden. Located in Bauchi State, the reserve is arguably West Africa’s most popular wildlife area and its prominence as …

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