Africa: ‘Enugu Airport and the ‘cargo’ of opportunities for my people’ – Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

The historic landing of a cargo plane at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu on Tuesday, August 24, 2016 has been generating a lot of excitement among the people of south east Nigeria but beyond the celebrations, I am convinced it should also give us the opportunity to sit down and aggregate what economic opportunities it should provide for us […]

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African Business: Businessman loses $86,000, gets six months jail

A Federal High Court in Enugu yesterday sentenced a businessman, Samuel Duru to six months imprisonment for failing to declare $96,000 at the airport. The court also ordered the forfeiture of the undeclared amount to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Counsel to the anti-graft agency, Mr. Michael Oni, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), told the […]

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Aviation coy plots N60bn inflow worth of freight cargo for S-East, Nigeria

By Francis Igata ENUGU—The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company, NAHCO, has announced plans to cause the freight of N60billion worth of cargo to Enugu and other states in the South-East geopolitical zone through Akanu Ibiam International Airport where the new customs-bonded cargo warehouse was inaugurated last Thursday. Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State who played host to the management team of […]

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