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SOCIETY

Dr Joe Abah Reports FAAN to FG for Charging N2000 For His CCTV Decoder

Dr Joe Abah has reported the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria to the Federal Government for charging him 2000 naira for a load of 5kg which he held on his hand as he boarded a flight.Dr Abah raised the alarm on his Twitter page about the charge and how he confronted airport officials who said it was a surcharge for the load since he did not pass through the luggage terminal After he posted this on Twitter, FAAN quickly posted a press release on Twitter in a bid to address the issue raised by Dr Joe Abah.

  7 months ago ago
Dr Joe Abah Reports FAAN to FG for Charging N2000 For His CCTV Decoder

TRAVEL

PRESS RELEASE: FAAN Gives Important Notice to Travellers About Cash Payments at Nigerian Airports

As the Federal Government (FG) has announced August 29, 2020 as the date airports in the country reopen for international flights, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), has also informed passengers to henceforth resist and report right away, any attempt by officials of any of the agencies working at the country's airports, to demand cash from them no matter the reason. This was contained in a press release through its official website signed by its General Manager for Corporate Affairs, Mrs Henrietta

  1 year ago ago
PRESS RELEASE: FAAN Gives Important Notice to Travellers About Cash Payments at Nigerian Airports

POLITICS

Latest News Updates In Nigeria This Morning

Check out the major news in Nigeria this Wednesday morning below.  Senate passes N199 billion FCT 2020 revised budget. N199.2 billion as the Federal Capital Territory(FCT) budget for 2020 fiscal year. The N199 billion revised budget is about N79 billion lower than the 2020 statutory Appropriation Act figure of N278.4 billion. Of the total budget, N63.6 billion was approved for personnel cost and N55.3 billion for overhead cost. Read More: https://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/more-news/430368-senate-passes-n199-billion-fct-2020-revised-budget.html

  11 months ago ago
Latest News Updates In Nigeria This Morning

TRAVEL

Here Is The Oldest Airport Where The First Aircraft In Nigeria Landed

Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport is the oldest airport in Nigeria. In 1922, the airport received the first aircraft that landed in Nigeria. In 1936, the airport resumed operations. Before independence, it was a royal Air Force station. The airport was named after the prominent Kano-born Nigerian Statesman, Mallam Aminu Kano. He was a nationalist and politician. He was born in 1920 in Kano and died in April 17, 1983. Asides the airport, a hospital and college are named after him. They are the Aminu Kano

  1 year ago ago
Here Is The Oldest Airport Where The First Aircraft In Nigeria Landed

SOCIETY

Aviation Ministry Alerts Security Agencies Over Planned Attack On 6 Nigerian Airports

Amid the growing concerns of insecurity and daily attacks by hoodlums and bandits across the country, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has alerted security agencies on its latest intel detailing series of planned attacks on some major airports across the country.FAAN had made this known in a statement sent to airport security chiefs across the country.

  7 months ago ago
Aviation Ministry Alerts Security Agencies Over Planned Attack On 6 Nigerian Airports

TRAVEL

Checkout Beautiful Pictures Of The Renovated Port Harcourt Airport (Photos)

Hello readers, kindly consider clicking on the follow icon, thank you. This are beautiful pictures of the renovated Port Harcourt Airport. This newly renovated airport is located in Omogwa, Port Harcourt, which happens to be the capital of the southern state of Rivers in Nigeria. The owner and operator of this airport happens to be the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). According to report, the Port Harcourt International Airport is the third busiest international Airport in Nigeria by passenger traffic.

  1 year ago ago
Checkout Beautiful Pictures Of The Renovated Port Harcourt Airport (Photos)

POLITICS

Nigerian airports under planned attacks - FG raise fresh alarm

Usually airports are usually safe as they are the name of entry and exit from a country or state and as a result the security awareness in such environment.Millions of people use the airport for their day to day activities or business.In a report by the Daily Trust, The Federal Government has alerted the security forces of several airports about planned attacks which could be carried out by criminals.

  7 months ago ago
Nigerian airports under planned attacks - FG raise fresh alarm

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Those Behind Imo Jailbreak Will be Punished - Osinbajo, "There Will Never Be Biafra" -Onochie

FG Reopens Kano Airport For International Flights The federal government has reopened the Mallam Aminu Kano international airport for commercial flights.The airport was shutdown in March 2020 as part of efforts to curtail the spread of COVID-19.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Those Behind Imo Jailbreak Will be Punished - Osinbajo,

ACCIDENT

Container Crushes Two Again in Lagos.

A container, which fell from a moving truck, has crushed two people to death in Lagos while injuring many others. According to Daily Trust News, the incident happened around 9:44 pm on Friday at Odo Olowu bus-stop Ijesha Inward Mile 2. According to the people living in the neighborhood, the latest incident Occurred barely three weeks after another container fell on a commercial vehicle around Ilasamaja area which is also along Mile 2 to Oshodi Express way, killing two people, who were staff members of the Federal

  1 year ago ago
Container Crushes Two Again in Lagos.

TRAVEL

Second wave Covid- 19: See Airport Protective Measure To Passengers Before Entering Plane.

Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) have introduced measures to ensure safety of passengers traveling to other countries, other airport users in the country should also take note.  Mrs Henrietta Yakubu who oversees the corporate affairs announced in her statement saying they have rearranged the parking lot and created new parking space for passengers to reduce the lots of people gathering together in the airport Part of what they will be doing is disinfection of bags before entering the terminal which

  11 months ago ago
Second wave Covid- 19: See Airport Protective Measure To Passengers Before Entering Plane.

POLITICS

Federal Airport Authority Of Nigeria Has Warned About The Impending Planned Attacks On Airports.

The Federal Airports Authority Of Nigeria says it has received an alert from the ministry of aviation over planned attacks on airports across the country.The names of the state that are majorly involved are listed out.This information was passed through a memo addressed by the Federal Airports Authority Of Nigeria, FAAN to the chiefs of security of the airports.

  7 months ago ago
Federal Airport Authority Of Nigeria Has Warned About The Impending Planned Attacks On Airports.

ENTERTAINMENT

Tears as Chidinma Ajoku, FAAN staff who was crushed to death by fallen container laid to rest

Death is the permanent cessation of all biological functions that sustain a living, physical organism. Death may refer to the end of life as either an event or condition. In many cultures and in the arts, death is considered a being or otherwise personified, wherein it is usually capitalized as "Death". Coping with the loss of a close friend or family member may be one of the hardest challenges that many of us face. When we lose a spouse, sibling or parent our grief can be particularly intense. The staff of

  1 year ago ago
Tears as Chidinma Ajoku, FAAN staff who was crushed to death by fallen container laid to rest

COVID

INT'L FLIGHTS UPDATE: FAAN Updates COVID-19 Protocols for Arriving Passengers (See What's New)

As Nigerians earnestly await the resumption of international flights as is expected to commence from the 29th of August 2020, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has made clear some COVID-19 protocols for passengers arriving the country from other countries. This was made available through its official twitter handle on Monday, August 24, 2020. According to the information made available by FAAN, passengers planning to return/arrive Nigeria from other countries are required to subject themselves

  1 year ago ago
INT'L FLIGHTS UPDATE: FAAN Updates COVID-19 Protocols for Arriving Passengers (See What's New)

POLITICS

FG To Build Six New Airports In The Country, Check Out Their Locations

It can be recalled that the Minister of Aviation Honourable Hadi Sirika has on Tuesday, 27 October, 2020 told Senate that the Nigeria Government is planning to construct ten new airports across the country in order to boost the aviation sector. Pictures Use For Illustrative Purpose Only. Both the executive arm of government and the National Assembly have collaborated for the growth and development of the civil Aviation sector since 2015 when the current administration came on board through the development

  1 year ago ago
FG To Build Six New Airports In The Country, Check Out Their Locations

SOCIETY

Air Crash Averted In Lagos As Azman Air Aircraft Tyre Burst After Landing, FAAN Closes Runway

It could have been devastating news across Nigeria last night, as Boeing 737 Azman Air aircraft with registration 5N SYS and flight number ZQ2325 tyre burst after landing on the runway at Murtala Mohammed Airport, Lagos around 6.30 pm yesterday evening on 16th February 2021. This was disclosed by Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, (FAAN) in a press release that was made available to journalists. According to Mrs. Yakubu, all passengers and crew

  9 months ago ago
Air Crash Averted In Lagos As Azman Air Aircraft Tyre Burst After Landing, FAAN Closes Runway

POLITICS

Airports In Nigeria May Be Attacked - Report

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has issued an alert on planned attacks on Airports across the Country, the Deputy General Manager Administration and Logistics of FAAN, S.M.Mamman Wrote to the head of Security, the Cable reports,the Documents dated on the April 9,2021, Listed the Airports in Lagos,Kaduna,Maiduguri, Kano, Abuja, Sokoto, as the targets, FAAN advised the management of the facilities Operates at a heightened Threat level, they were directed to Submit a list of existing and additional Countermeasurees to address the threats, alongside with their Cost implications, Airports are the backbone of the Aviation industry, they are the major part of a country's infrastructure, and play a prominent role in the economy development of a region, the security Administrator is responsible to provide every necessary equipment to protect all the Airports within the country against this attack.

  7 months ago ago
Airports In Nigeria May Be Attacked - Report

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Abuja Airport Earn 2020 Airport Services Quality, Named Best Airport In Africa

The Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, has acquired the 2020 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) grant for Best Airport by Size and Region (5 to 15 million travelers each year in Africa) by the Airports Council International (ACI) Africa, a non-benefit association addressing the world's air terminals.  This was unveiled in a

  9 months ago ago
Abuja Airport Earn 2020 Airport Services Quality, Named Best Airport In Africa

SOCIETY

After Bandits Attacked Staff Quarters of Federal Airport Authority Nigeria(FAAN), See What Shehu Sani Said

Bandits attacked the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) quarters in Kaduna on Saturday,and this has led the former Kaduna Central Senator, Shehu Sani to expressed serious concerns over the attack.

  9 months ago ago
After Bandits Attacked Staff Quarters of Federal Airport Authority Nigeria(FAAN), See What Shehu Sani Said

ACCIDENT

The two FAAN Worker Crushed To Death By Fallen Container, finally Buried - (Photos)

The two FAAN Worker Crushed To Death By Fallen Container, finally Buried August 8, 2020 at the Ikoyi cemetery - (Photos) Family and friends of the two staff of Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) attended the funeral that took place at the Ikoyi Cemetery on the August 8, 2020. The two worker of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, Chidinma Ajoku and Chinma who met their end time when crushed to death by a fallen container in Lagos, are said to be returning from work when the incident happened. 

  1 year ago ago
The two FAAN Worker Crushed To Death By Fallen Container, finally Buried - (Photos)

COVID

FG’s 40% deduction will lead to shortfall of over N16bn operating cost in FAAN- MD FAAN

Federal Government has increased its direct deduction from the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) to 40% starting from 2021 which will lead to shortfall of over N16billion overhead cost according to the agency’s managing director Capt. Rabiu Yadudu.Capt. Yadudu who made this known in a Press Conference today in Abuja said that the airports managers are engaging relevant authorities to get an exemption from this deduction but is also doing all it can to ensure that the gap is closed. Yadudu further

  1 year ago ago
FG’s 40% deduction will lead to shortfall of over N16bn operating cost in FAAN- MD FAAN