Africa: Why Nigerian aviation remains at infancy for 91 years with Collapse of over 100 Airlines

Why Nigerian aviation remains at infancy for 91 years with Collapse of over 100 Airlines As the air travel sector closes in on its centenary, WOLE OYEBADE, in this report, examines its growth rate and why it is sleepwalking. Bimpe Adesanya has lived in England all her life. A nurse by profession, but her over three decades in the UK […]

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Africa: How Nigeria Killed Her Tourism

How Nigeria Killed Her Tourism I wonder if there is anyone in authority in Nigeria who understands the brutal counsel offered recently by Ohis Ehimiaghe, Manager of the North, West and Central Africa Region for South African Airways. Nigeria’s airports are the worst in his area of command, he told aviation journalists. In effect, Africa’s worst. By his name, Mr. […]

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African Aviation: Nigeria’s Airport rated 5th busiest in Africa

By Abdullateef Aliyu, The Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos has been named as the 5th busiest airport in Africa. The airport comes fifth after the Oliver Tambo International Airport Johannesburg (South- Africa) which is the busiest and followed by the Cairo International Airport (Egypt), the Cape Town International Airport (South-Africa) and the Mohammed V International Airport, Casablanca, (Morocco). This […]

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17 Stowaway attempts made in 2014 at Lagos airport – NIS

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has said that 17 stowaway attempts were made at the Lagos airport in 2014. This underscored the huge security threat at many of the nation’s airports. The disclosure was made yesterday by the NIS, Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Lagos, Command; Mrs. Chizoba Dibi. She said this when the new Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration […]

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