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In its quest to adequately prepare the D’Tigers for the 2019 FIBA Men’s World Cup, the Nigeria Basketball Federation has lined up multiple grade A friendlies against Dominican Republic and Canada ahead of the World Cup. D’Tigers two legged encounter against Dominican Republic will take place in Santo Domingo between July 19th and 25th before […]

FAAN COMMENCES ICAO SPONSORED ASTC CERTIFIED TRAININGS; HOLDS RISK MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP.     Following the certification and designation of the FAAN training centre as an ICAO Aviation Security Training Centre on the 9th October, 2018, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), today, 23rd April 2019, held its inaugural ICAO sponsored training: ICAO Risk Management […]

Mercy Akide-Udoh has been named Regent University Athletic Department’s Coach of the Year. The Nigerian, who has only just completed her first season as Head Coach of the university’s Women’s Soccer program, was a unanimous choice for the award, voted for by all the coaches in the Virginia Beach-based university. “When we were voting for […]

Nigeria’s Senate has today passed the Police Reform Bill, 2019. The Senate President Bukola Saraki speaking during plenary described the bill as a very important one. The Bill was passed following the consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on Police Affairs. The Committee report was presented by Senator Tijjanj Kaura, while, Senator Mao […]

As Easter holiday approaches, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has assured passengers and other airport users that her network of airports are fully prepared and ready for the usual upsurge in passenger traffic that is the norm around this season. In a statement released at the Authority’s headquarters in Lagos, FAAN noted that all […]

Following the recent fire incident at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport,  Owerri, the Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, Engr. Saleh Dunoma, today, April 11, 2019 paid a visit to the airport. This visit was the second of such from the management of the Authority in two days, as the Director […]

Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission is to resume the distribution of over 11 million uncollected permanent voter cards this month. The commission hinted that all the uncollected PVCs were still locked up at the Central Bank of Nigeria.   INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education, Festus Okoye, who disclosed this however, noted […]

Nigeria’s Minister of State Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika Inspects And Test State of The Art Flight Simulator…                        

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria wishes to inform passengers and the general public that there was a fire incident that affected some parts of the terminal building of Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri at about 1400hours today. The fire was however curtailed swiftly by officers of the Aerodrome Rescue and Fire Fighting Services […]

Nigeria’s Federal Government has expressed confidence in the Nigeria-India bilateral relations.The government believes this would boost development in Nigeria and India. Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, expressed this sentiment when Abhay Thakur the Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, paid him a courtesy visit in Abuja. Onu said Nigeria was building an innovation-driven society, […]

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