Airports are one of the most important structures in a country, not only does it connect local businesses to the global market, but it also facilitates tourism and provide the citizens with employment. In this article, I will be bringing to you knowledge why only skilled pilots are allowed to land and take off on the Cristiano Ronaldo International Aiport.
As search for job opportunity becomes major reason why many Nigerians prefer to travel abroad, a young lady who returned from Lebanon recently has narrated what she went through in foreign land. The lady gave account of what she passed through as Nigerian living in Lebanon while featuring on weekly programme tagged ''BOSE NLO EXTRA'' (Matters Arising).
Yesterday Manchester United & Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo was awarded a certificate by the Guinness Book Of Record after becoming the first footballer to score 110 goals in international football. Ronaldo has made name for himself as one of the best footballers ever which and this has made him an iconic figure around the world.
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna was attacked on Tuesday by bandits who killed two officers and kidnapped another. The bandits reportedly invaded the institution's permanent site along Airport Road, Afaka, in Kaduna State's Igabi Local Government Area around 1.00 a.m. President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to this attack and here are three important points made in the statement that was released to the press.
Recently, the son of the president of Nigeria, Yusuf Buhari, got married to his fiancee and as expected, his wedding was glamorous and it became the talk of the town. The ceremony was graced by dignitaries from different parts of Nigeria and the world. Popular rumour has it that the Airport in Kano state saw an inflow of more than a hundred private jets, which conveyed dignitaries from all over the world.
Afghanistan is currently in turmoil as Taliban fighters have taken control of the major strategic cities in the country twenty years after the United States led coalition ousted it from power. Thousands of residents have been fleeing since the forceful transition of power, despite promises by Taliban that human rights will be respected under its regime.
Flying To Kaduna Is The Next Option, While Hoping That The Airport Road Will Be Secured - Shehu Sani
The former senator that represented the good people of Kaduna Central Senatorial Zone, Senator Shehu Sani has spoken, after a train was reportedly attacked by bandits along Kaduna-Abuja road. According to a tweet he made on his verified twitter handle, the former lawmaker made it known that the suspension of the railway services by the NRC, is the safest thing to do now.
Imagine leaving Nigeria to another country with the intention to become a drug dealer or a drug trafficker? One's parents and family members who are in Nigeria would be thinking one is doing a legitimate business over there, only for them to realize that the person who left Nigeria in search for greener pastures is actually rotting in jail because he was caught pushing drugs.
It was a gory sight to behold as two bombs went off at the KabuI International Airport in Afghanistan hours ago. And without much ado, the ISIS terrorists who have already boasted of masterminding the dastardly act should be brought to justice by the United Nations (UN) Military might for killing innocent souls.
Former Governor of Lagos State and the National Leader of the APC, Bola Tinubu returned to the country on Friday night after spending about 3 months in the UK, where he underwent knee surgery. Meanwhile, his media office has revealed cheering news about his health. Photo: Sanwo-Olu and Tinubu at the Airport in Lagos
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday arrived in Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia for the inauguration of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for a second term of 5 years. At the Airport, President Buhari was welcomed by the Ethiopian Prime Minister who then personally drove him out of the Airport, according to Bashir Ahmed, one of the President’s Personal Assistants.
Thousands of Afghans are still looking for a way to leave Afghanistan after the takeover of the Taliban a few days ago. The lucky ones have been able to embark on the available flights before today, while the remaining people willing to leave the country are stuck because of large population.
One of the most wanted criminal of a community in Delta State has been caught by CCTV camera, stealing car parts of parked vehicles. The residents of Airport road, Udu, Osubi and Ogbromor area in Warri, Delta State, has repeatedly reported cases of how motor parts like brain box, DVD car players, Air condition compactment, Door openers and Side mirrors of their parked vehicles has been oftenly removed and stolen by unknown persons at night.
Photo Credit: Daily Trust A 45-year-old man identified as Wasiu Bola, had been reportedly arrested by men of the FCT police command, Abuja, for defrauding a victim of the sum of 8 million naira, under the guise of fortune telling. According to reports, the suspect who claimed to be a beggar also conspired with his accomplice, Moses Benjamin, to steal a car at Gosa market, along Airport road, Abuja, but was arrested by the detectives of the command’s anti-car theft team.
It is no longer news that the Nigerian Defence Academy was attacked by armed bandits around 1.00am on Tuesday morning. About two Military operatives have been confirmed dead while one was reportedly abducted. While commenting on the recent attack, the erstwhile Nigerian Lawmaker representing Kaduna central Senatorial district at the National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani revealed his dissapointment over the security situation in Afaka, despite the series of armed bandits attack that have taken place in the ward.
Reports of rocket attacks on Afghanistan has since the early hours of this morning reached the media and the international news agencies, as the claims that tickets were fired at Kabul International Airport, the airport at the Capital city of the country become devastating for those present despite the deadline by the Taliban on the evacuation process of the United States troops.
The governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano on Thursday presented the 2022 appropriation bill of #141.9bn to the state house of Assembly which is tagged, ''Continuity, Sustainability and Development of a New Anambra. The budget is made up of #81bn capital expenditure which is 57 per cent and #60.9bn recurrent expenditure or 43 per cent of the budget.
A section of a 2 storey building which is under construction and located behind CITEC Estate, along Airport road, Jabi, Abuja is said to have collapsed, killing one of it’s occupant. Many is said to be injured and rushed to the hospital. According to Alhaji Abbas Idris, the Director General (DG), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Emergency Management Authority (FEMA), the incident occurred in the early hours of Wednesday, around 1am.
With the constant drop in the quality of airports in the country, "Seyi Makinde, the governor of Oyo State Governor, released a statement on his aim to upgrade the airport in the state to a standard one, which will be internationally recognized". This was made known at an "inaugural alakia flight of air peace airline in the state capital Ibadan Oyo State, the governor who also commissioned an Airport Protocol Lounge which will be rehabilitated by the state government".
A Nigerian Singer popularly known as Speed Darlington has been arrested by the Police. On Wednesday 18th August 2021, while the singer was on his way to the Airport, the Police accosted him for allegedly having a crusher in his car. He quickly went live on Instagram and was heard telling the officers that he did not commit any crime and was not in possession of weeds.