Friday, August 19, 2022

Hadi Sirika

July 18, 2022

Aero Contractors shuts down operation as hike in aviation fuel price lingers

In a statement on Monday, the airline disclosed that the operations shutdown will be effective from Wednesday July 20, 2022.

June 5, 2022

Gov. Umahi backs Lawan as favourite to clinch APC presidential ticket

“I pray you get the ticket if I dont get it, because, you are eminently qualified to be President of Nigeria,” Mr Umahi said to the senate president during a visit on Saturday.

Governor David Umahi and Senate president Ahmad Lawan
May 10, 2022

FG to subsidise six million litres of aviation fuel for three months

Aviation fuel will be sold at the rate of N480 per litre to airline operators for the next three months.

Minister of aviation Hadi Sirika (Credit: Twitter)
May 7, 2022

FG begs airlines to shelve planned shutdown over hike in aviation fuel

The planned shutdown is due to an increase in aviation fuel price from N190 to N700 per litre.

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika
May 6, 2022

Airlines consider nationwide shutdown as aviation fuel hits N700

The airlines said they have been subsidising their services in the last four months, so their customers can afford the fare.

Murtala Muhammed International Airport
February 27, 2022

Air Nigeria will start operations before Buhari leaves office: Official

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, had announced April 2022 as the effective date for the take-off of the national carrier.

Minister of aviation Hadi Sirika
February 8, 2022

Buhari regime holds emergency meeting as aviation workers threaten to shut down airspace

The National Union of Air Transport Employees and the Association of Nigeria Aviation Professionals had threatened to withdraw their services on February 8 (today).

February 5, 2022

Buhari speaks on Amaechi’s Daura chieftaincy

The Daura Emirate Council, where Mr Buhari hails from, will on Saturday bestow the title; “Dan Amana,” (the trusted one) on Mr Amaechi.

Amaechi bags traditional title from Daura, to be turbaned February 5
January 20, 2022

Ebonyi airport project will open state to domestic, foreign investments: Sirika

The minister said the airport would expose the state’s agricultural potential to the international market.

January 14, 2022

Emirates Airlines resumes flight from Ghana, others, ignores Nigeria

Nigeria’s exclusion from Emirates flights resumption has raised concerns…

Fly Emirate plane used to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: Emirate Web Page]