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Latest; First Flight after lockdown. See photos with new rules Government introduced.

Several changes has been introduced into flying as flight resume after lockdown. As we all know Nigerian airports have been totally locked down for over four month due to the corona virus pandemic, which has affected every country citizens, Gov't, economy. The Nigerian government have introduce new rules into flying as flight resume after lockdown. A patchwork of 2m boxes on the floor of the check-in area at Murtala Mohammed airport to keep passengers socially distance as flight resume on Wednesday. Officials

  9 months ago
Latest; First Flight after lockdown. See photos with new rules Government introduced.

See How Much a Nigerian Pilot earns in a Month

Being a Nigerian pilot is one of the most lucrative jobs or professions to do. Work requires caution and requires a lot of preparation, as you are flying an airplane containing lives and goods. But the end is gratifying, because thanks to their hard work in the aviation industry, this is absolutely one of the reasons why pilots' salaries reflect massive pay and rewards for the hard work they do. cross.    How much do pilots earn in Nigeria? You are about to find out. It is argued that the salary o

  11 months ago
See How Much a Nigerian Pilot earns in a Month

Flight Fee Doubled as Airline Operation Resumes 8th July, 2020. See New Fare For Domestic Flights

Flight's Fee Doubled as Airlines Plan Resumption. See How Much Passengers Are To Pay to pay As directed by the government, through the Minister of aviation, domestic flights resume air operations from Wednesday 8th July 2020 and passengers can now use the air transport system after about four months of total lockdown because of the covid-19 pandemic. Virtually all airlines have increased their fares in a bid to abide by the social distancing protocol for all air travellers. According to Hafi Sírika the ministry

  9 months ago
Flight Fee Doubled as Airline Operation Resumes 8th July, 2020. See New Fare For Domestic Flights

Minister of Labour Says Don't Sack Workers Without Getting This First

The Federal Government of Nigeria, through the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has warned employers of labour in the country against sacking workers as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Chris Ngige was quoted saying that the federal government of Nigeria will not be encourage employers of labor in the country to sack any of their staff during these trying time without an essential social dialogue and clearance or approval from the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, he said

  11 months ago
Minister of Labour Says Don't Sack Workers Without Getting This First

Kiddwaya Calls Out Private Nigerian Airline For Keeping Customers Stranded For Hours Without Warning

Reality television Star, Kidd Waya has taken to his twitter handle to boldly call out a Arik Airline for the unannounced delay of customers who had booked for a flight causing them put up with an unplanned inconvenience. In the complain he made about the said the private owned airline had kept people stranded for hours, stretching from 5pm to 11pm without as much as a warning so that the passenger could make arrangements. The Billionaire son hardly makes complain and when he does one could suggest that the stress

  3 months ago
Kiddwaya Calls Out Private Nigerian Airline For Keeping Customers Stranded For Hours Without Warning

"We are Stranded"— Nigerians Lament As Arik Air Embarks on Strike, Leaves Passengers Unattended to

It was a bad day for the passengers who were ready to board the plane at Abuja Airport today as their booked Airplane went on a strike without any proper notification. Nigerians lament on social media after Arik Air failed to inform their passengers of their impromptu Strike. According to some the passengers who were present at Abuja Airport today, a man with the Twitter handle @youngpeople_Dad lament on his page on Twitter. He wrote: "Stranded at Abuja Airport. I just learned Arik staff embarked on Strike without

  4 months ago

Arik Air Operations got both workers and passengers stranded

The National Union of Air Transport Employees had recently stopped any flight of the Arik Air Operations based on low quality working fettle. The routes leading to the entrance of the airline's headquarters were blocked by the employees as they protest bearing differently in scripted placards. Of the inscriptions include "end Arik brutality" and lots more. The workers claimed that many members of staff had been vacated and not only that, they were being owed pensions and they are hell bent on their decision

  4 months ago
Arik Air Operations got both workers and passengers stranded

Don’t Panic: Reasons Arik Air Engaged Unbranded Foreign Carrier For Domestic Operations

It took a Facebook post on Sunday January 19 by Senator Babafemi Ojudu, a renowned journalist, to jolt everyone into action. Ojudu, now Special Adviser on Political Matters to the President of Nigeria, had raised some concerns after he bought an Arik Air ticket to travel from Lagos to Abuja. On boarding at the Muritala Muhammed Airport 2 in Lagos, he was shocked to discover that he and other passengers would be flown in an unbranded aircraft. “When we were bused to board the plane, I saw that the plane wa

  1 years ago
Don’t Panic: Reasons Arik Air Engaged Unbranded Foreign Carrier For Domestic Operations

Fire razed Port Harcourt airport

There was confusion in the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa, Rivers State, on Saturday evening as a result of a fire outbreak.   It was reported that the fire broke out on the runway side of the airport. As a result, all flight activities scheduled later for the day were disrupted.   It was, however, reported that the fire prevented a Max Air flight from taking off from the airport while the Arik flight that has been scheduled to take off was returned to the base.   The factor that led to the

  1 years ago
Fire razed Port Harcourt airport

Aviation workers seek settlement package as Arik sacks 300

The National Union of Air Transport Employees is seeking for negotiation with the management of Arik Air staff following the sack of 300 workers. Arik Air on Friday fired 300 employees, citing a ruling on the impact of COVID-19 on its operations. The statement, entitled "Arik's manager discloses 300 unpaid employees," stated that a reduction package would be provided to the affected members with the help of unions. NUATE General Secretary Aba Ocheme, in an interview with our correspondent said the decision is

  4 months ago
Aviation workers seek settlement package as Arik sacks 300

Multiple Flights Delayed over Fire Outbreak at Port Harcourt International Airport

On the evening of Saturday, January 4th 2020, a fire broke out on the runway of the Port Harcourt International airport, disrupting flight activities from within and without the airport. As a result of the fire, an Arik air flight from Lagos to Port Harcourt had to return the passengers to the Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos without offloading them at the Port Harcourt airport. This has resulted in a massive backlog with passengers of the Saturday evening flight going on Sunday, 5th January, and passenger

  1 years ago
Multiple Flights Delayed over Fire Outbreak at Port Harcourt International Airport

Airport Re-opening Unions Shut down Arik Air Operations

The Aviation Union of Arik Air shut down operations, on Monday as a result of being indebted to its staff.  The Aviation union of Arik Air ascertained that it's workers has not been paid since April after 90% of the workforce was place on anti labour practices and a leave that is compulsory. NAN gives a reports that all Arik Air operations were shut down in Lagos State.  Mr Innocent Atasie, Chairman, ATSSSAN, Arik Air Branch explained to NAN that the workers concluded to shut down Arik operations throughout

  7 months ago
Airport Re-opening Unions Shut down Arik Air Operations

Jokes for the day,you are going to laugh more than ever before

A mum was lucky enough to see her three daughters wed in the same year, so she whispered to each of them "After your weddings,text me your first night experience and don't forget to text it in a coded way!" After a week, the first daughter sent 'NESCAFE' in an sms to her mum while a week later, the second sent 'BENSON'. Their mum, as a 'soji woman' picked up a tin of Nescafe and read from d label "fantastic till the last drop" She also went to her husband's pack of Benson cigarettes and found written on it "Extra

  1 years ago
Jokes for the day,you are going to laugh more than ever before

Fire disrupts flight in port Harcourt Airport

Breaking: Aeroplanes Return To Abuja, As Fire Disrupts Flight In Port Harcourt Airport Faderera Falade 4th January 2020 A fire outbreak has disrupted flight activities this evening at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa, Rivers State. The fire which occurred on the runway of the airport prevented a Max Air flight from taking off why an Arik flight had to return to base. A Dana flight from Abuja to Port Harcourt also reportedly had to return back to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, as it

  1 years ago
Fire disrupts flight in port Harcourt Airport

BREAKING:-The Port Harcourt International Airport runway has been temporarily closed by(FAAN)

Flight activities were on Saturday evening disrupted by fire outbreak which occurred on the runway of Port Harcourt international Airport, Omagwa, Rivers state. According to report, the fire prevented a Max Air flight from taking off while an Arik flight had to return to base. The Port Harcourt International Airport runway has been temporarily closed by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) over a bush fire incident that recently occurred near the facility. Closure of the airport reportedly preve

  1 years ago
BREAKING:-The Port Harcourt International Airport runway has been temporarily closed by(FAAN)

Arik air cuts workers salary by 80%

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is ravaging Nigeria’s aviation industry, forcing flag carrier Arik Air to take drastic measures including 80 per cent cut in the salaries of all its workers for April, 2020. The decision to cut salaries, sources close to the carrier said, was a fall out of careful deliberation and analysis of the entire organisation by the management for the month of April 2020. It was learnt that effective May 1, 2020, no less than 90 per cent of the staff will proceed on leave without

  1 years ago
Arik air cuts workers salary by 80%

Woman threatens to stop flying Arik air, see reason why

Miss Henrietta Eze has gone on twitter to register her displeasure over what she sure while on aboard Aril airlines. Henrietta seems to be far from impressive to see male attendants popularly know as hostess as she believes that role show majorly be reserved for women. ''Travelled with @ArikAirlineNg & it was all male hosts & pilots. Not one #female! I wonder if this is a one off situation, or a common practice.  Anyone? This is important to know if I’d support this business any further or no.  #EmployW

  1 years ago
Woman threatens to stop flying Arik air, see reason why

Breaking News This Evening, October 23, 2020

1. Sanwo-Olu eases Lagos curfew from 8am to 6pm Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced ease in curfew from 8am to 6pm from Saturday. Sanwo-Olu declared curfew on Tuesday when hoodlums and atsonistd hijacked the #EndSARS protests. 2. CURFEW: Airlines announce readiness to resume flight operations from Lagos Dana Air and Arik airlines have announced their readiness to resume flight operations from Lagos airport tomorrow, Saturday following the belief that the Lagos State government will lift the

  5 months ago
Breaking News This Evening, October 23, 2020

See 4 Things The Federal Government Ruled Out For The Resumption Of Domestic Flights On 8 July.

The fedral government of Nigeria has officially announced the resumption of all domestic flights in Nigeria by 8 of July 2020. All flight was put on hold after the outbreak of the pandemic, Coronavirus in Nigeria on the 30th march to avoid the further spread of the virus. Not only was Airport locked down, but also religious and social gatherings too. The Nigeria government took up the task of seeing that gathering if more than 30 people stopped. Arik, Aero and other flights has proven that therecare ready to

  9 months ago
See 4 Things The Federal Government Ruled Out For The Resumption Of Domestic Flights On 8 July.

Arik Fulfill Social Responsibility

Arik Air has marked the end of 2019 with donations of food items, clothes and other materials to young Nigerians in need in different part of the country. Last Tuesday, it was the turn of the 'Save Our Soul' (SOS) Children's Village in Isolo area of Lagos. Presenting the items on behalf of the airline, the Airline's Head of Marketing, Central West Africa, Mr Andrew Odion, said the donation was to enable children of the village to enjoy the Christmas and New Year festivities. Odion said the donation was the

  1 years ago
Arik Fulfill Social Responsibility