Wednesday , 18 May 2022


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Tony Elumelu presents Transcorp Group’s  2021 performance,  ESG blueprint to shareholders

SHAREHOLDERS of Nigeria’s leading listed diversified conglomerate, Transnational Corporation Plc (“Transcorp”), has announced a significant growth across all metrics with Profit after Tax soaring to N23.8 billion from its PAT in 2020. The Group met today for the Group’s 16th Annual General Meeting, held at the Group’s hospitality flagship, Transcorp Hilton Abuja and declared that Gross Earnings increased to N111.2 billon …

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Finchglow Travels bags BA’s 2021 Best-seller, announces expansion plan

FINCHGLOW Travels has recently been awarded the Overall Best Seller in 2021 by British Airways. Chief Executive Officer, Finchglow Travels, Mr Bankole Bernard upon receiving the award said: “The most fulfilling thing about this award is that it is a testament to our commitment to excellence and delivery of quality service. We are thrilled to have further proof that Finchglow …

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LAAC to hold critical discourse on Sunset Airports at 26th annual conference July 28

NO fewer than 250 travel and aviation stakeholders in Nigeria and the diaspora would participate at the 26th edition of the annual conference of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) slated for Thursday, July 28, 2022 at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers in Lagos.   The speakers drawn from airlines, government agencies, travel agents, air travel passengers and …

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Female passenger passes on at Abuja Airport following medical emergency

A female passenger on Wednesday passed on at the boarding hall of Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport Abuja while waiting to board a flight to Lagos.   According to reports she was having difficulty breathing and all efforts by medics to resuscitate her proved abortive.   The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) in a statement signed by Ag General Manager, Corporate …

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Green Africa introduces N27,500 Ramadan fares across routes

GREEN Africa has introduced special fares for travellers in the season of Ramadan starting from N27,500 only across all routes. These special fares are available for bookings between 20th April and 4th May and travel between 21st April and 30th June 2022 allowing customers to live the essence of the season with friends and loved ones while enjoying low air …

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Air Peace relocates regional, international flights to new MMIA terminal 2

AIR PEACE has become the first airline to operate a flight from the newly commissioned Terminal 2 of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos as it operated its 7:00hrs Lagos-Accra flight from the new MMIA terminal on Tuesday, April 19, 2022.   In a statement issued by airline’s spokesperson, Stanley Olisa, Air Peace had notified the flying public that from …

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BAGAIA meets, aims to be most efficient RAIO globally

BANJUL Accord Group Accident Investigation Agency (BAGAIA) has expressed determination to ensure it is most efficient Regional Accident and Incident Investigation Organization in the world and says with adequate training, equipment procurement, and finances it will get there and sustain that efficiency.   Speaking at the closing ceremony of both the Seventh Commission Meeting and the Aviation Safety Workshop held …

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MMA immigration trains newly deployed officers, cautions against corrupt practices

THE Comptroller, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA) Command, Lagos, Kemi Nandap, has warned that any officer at the Command caught engaging in nefarious activities like swindling of air travellers or attempting to put the name of the service in disrepute would be dealt with accordingly. Nandap made this known as she reiterated the service’s resolve to implement …

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FAAN expresses readiness for Easter passenger surge  

  AS Easter holiday approaches, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured passengers and other airport users that its network of airports are fully prepared and ready for the usual upsurge in passenger traffic that is the norm around the season.   FAAN in a statement signed by Ag General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Faithful A. Hope-Ivbaze (Mrs.), assures …

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