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Hadi Sirika

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]
November 27, 2021

Emirates Airlines resumes direct flight from Nigeria as Dubai, FG settle dispute

Emirates Airlines have resumed flight operations to Nigeria following the settlement of dispute with the federal government.

Fly Emirate plane used to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: Emirate Web Page]
November 24, 2021

Air Nigeria to begin service April 2022: Aviation Minister

Air Nigeria will be run by a company in which the Nigerian government holds a five per cent stake, aviation minister Hadi Sirika announced.

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika and Air Nigeria
October 14, 2021

African aviation ministers oppose vaccine passports for travellers

Mr Sirika…said ‘’imposition of vaccine passports is specifically against the African continent.’’

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika
October 2, 2021

Sirika warns aviation unions against issuing threats of strike

Mr Sirika said the sector was in a recovery mode, therefore, not the time for threats of industrial actions.

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika
September 22, 2021

Buhari sent me to collect N10 billion for Ebonyi airport, Umahi tells Sirika

“This your latest anticipated assistance will help to complete the airport and…to the credit of Mr President’s administration,” Mr Umahi added.

September 13, 2021

UAE’s strict COVID-19 protocol targeted at Nigeria: FG

The FG accuses the UAE of setting a separate protocol for Nigeria different from other West African countries.

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika
July 8, 2021

Airlines to refund 100% airfares to passengers after 2-hour delay: Aviation Minister

Mr Sirika urged passengers to start demanding their rights whenever they are being trampled upon by airlines and not to be unruly at airports.

June 29, 2021

Nigeria-UAE Spat: Nigerians have right to travel to Dubai, FG insists

Amidst the Nigeria-UAE diplomatic spat, the federal government has insisted that Nigerians have the right to travel directly to Dubai without flying Emirates.

Buhari and King Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan