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Cracks emerge within unions as three disassociate from warning strike

IT seems the two-day warning strike scheduled for today May 9, 2020 by unions in the aviation industry over Conditions of Service( COS) and other sundry issues may not hold as three unions late last night pulled away from the strike. The unions: Association of Nigerian Aviation Professionals (ANAP), Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), and National …

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ANAP says FG not FAAN should shoulder $500m Chinese loan debt

ASSOCIATION of Nigeria Aviation Professionals (ANAP) at the weekend said that the Federal Government should be responsible for the repayment of the $500 million Chinese loan obtained from the EXIM Bank of China for the construction of new terminals in some parts of the country. The union also flayed what it described as humongous indebtedness to the Federal Airports Authority …

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Unions allege Chinese debt on airport terminals grown to US$1billion

Reject 60%-40% concession pitch, plans to sack staff after two years at concessionaire’s whim Say Sirika bent on concessioning a concession UNIONS have declared that the planned concession which will see the concessionaire get 60% of the revenue sharing formula while FAAN gets 40% and still has to service the Chinese debt of over US1 billion is dead on arrival, …

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Updated: Unions embark on warning strike locks out Minister

TODAY unions across the country embarked on a warning strike and at the Freedom Square of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria ( FAAN) unions at the Murtala Muhammed Airport followed suit, shutting down the administrative arm of the agency over irreconcilable differences. Read also: Unions allege Chinese debt on airport terminals grown to US$1billion The unions Air Transport Senior …

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FAAN to build hospitals at five major airports as Yadudu engages unions on performance

MANAGING Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Captain Rabiu Yadudu has said plans are complete to construct well-equipped, ultramodern hospital facilities in four major airports in the country in addition to the one already in existence at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos. The FAAN boss said management would be building hospitals in Enugu, Port-Harcourt, Abuja and Kano …

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Aviation unions dislodge I-Cube West Africa, take over FAAN Access gate

 I-Cube debunks unions’ claims, ’We are not indebted, have right of first refusal’ UNIONS of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) branch today dislodged concessionaires, Integrated Intelligent Imaging West Africa Limited (I-Cube) after their agreement was said to have ended 12 months ago. This is just as sources in I-Cube say there was high -handedness without the use of …

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Updated: NiMET staff accuse DG of land grabbing, set for showdown

A major ruckus is stirring at the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMET) as staff of the agency have accused its Director General, Professor Sani Mashi of allegedly converting land meant for staff quarters at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja to his personal property. The controversy ensued as staff accused Professor Mashi of selling the landed property, which staff claimed that …

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Unions issue NCAA 7day ultimatum over organogram, employment racketeering

UNIONS including National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), Association of Nigerian Aviation Professionals (ANAP), and National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) have issued a 7 day ultimatum to Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) citing four major issues of contentions. The unions aim to shut down the NCAA in …

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Union petitions Transport Minister over NiMet workers’ welfare

GROSS neglect , lopsidedness in workers’ welfare, postings and promotions are some of the reasons the Association of Nigerian Aviation Professionals (ANAP) have petitioned the Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi over activities in the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMET). ANAP in a letter addressed to, Hon Amaechi said that the irregular employments, promotions of junior officers above their seniors to …

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