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Friday, July 19, 2019, marked the end of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), a spectacular tournament that had people glued to their screens for the month of its duration. Africa moved to the rhythm of AFCON 2019, with more than 10 million people choosing Facebook to share their passion and excitement.   People across […]

The conference, scheduled to take place at the Finicky Event Center,  Jibowu, Lagos on Saturday, 27th July, 2019, comes at the back of a successful maiden edition and is expected to host 400 aspiring footballers alongside football administrators/stakeholders at all levels. Ogu was part of the Super Eagles side that claimed bronze medals at the […]

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has assured travellers and airport users that new measures are already being put in place to enhance security at the nation’s airports. The Managing Director of the Authority, Captain Hamisu Yadudu made the disclosure at a press conference held at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano today, while […]

At about 1009 hours On Friday 19th July 2019, Aviation security officials of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria arrested an intruder who was sighted trying to climb into an Azman aircraft waiting for clearance from Air Traffic Controllers. The pilot of the Azman aircraft with registration number 5N-HAI departing Lagos to Port Harcourt reported […]

By Dr. Victor Oladokun, is the Director of Communication and External Relations at the African Development Bank At the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, the visual imagery of  almost empty stadiums is a powerful narrative. But not the kind that African sports, African football, or corporate sponsors deserve.     The empty seat […]

KOLADE TOLULOPE ALADE aka KOLLYDEE is a Nigerian Singer-Songwriter, recording artist, performer and Medical Doctor who came into the spotlight with the release of his cover of DRAKE’S HOTLINE BLING which enjoyed massive airplay on Radio. The Medical Doctor turned singer (he was a medical student at this time) In 2012, performed alongside popular Ukrainian […]

Gernot Rohr’s tortuous coaching of the Super Eagles continues well into the second game of AFCON 2019 in Egypt. A second 1-0 victory against Guinea in Alexandria ensures that Nigeria advances to the knock-out stage as Group winners. Regardless of the result, many remain perplexed why and how it has taken Rohr this much time […]

An Air Peace flight numbered 5N BRN, flying from Abuja to Port Harcourt today, skidded off the Port Harcourt International Airport runway at about 1500hours. The incident occurred during a heavy downpour at the airport.   There were no casualties however, as all 87 passengers and 6 crew members on board the flight were safely […]

The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has stated that the Authority is collaborating with the government of Enugu State to address the menace of airport encroachment at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. Capt. Yadudu made the disclosure today, following a joint facilities inspection visit to the airport by the […]

The Federal Government of Nigeria has appointed Capt. Mukhtar Yusuf Muye as the Director of Airport Operations, DAO, of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN. A highly trained Commercial and Multi –Engine Instruments Pilot, Capt. Muye has had a distinguished career in the Nigerian Aviation Industry. Until his recent appointment in the FAAN, he […]

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