Aviation regulator NCAA suspends Azman's air operator certificate indefinitely

NIGERIAN Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) officials have suspended the operations of domestic airline Azman Air until further notice in response to the carrier's inability to renew its Air Operator Certificate (AOC) as dictated by industry regulations.

 

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Opinion poll puts Peter Obi ahead of Tinubu and Atiku as Nigeria's presidential election looms

FORMER Anambra State governor Peter Obi is leading all other presidential contenders running in Nigeria's elections according to the findings of a opinion poll conducted by NOI Polls this week.

 

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Nike finally unveils its latest Nigerian kits to be worn by all of the national football teams

SPORTSWEAR manufacturing giant Nike has unveiled its new Nigerian jersey which shall be worn by all the male and female national teams ending weeks of speculation about what the next kind of kit would look like.

 

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I hope Nigeria’s tourism minister is looking at how the British are packaging this whole royal affair into one huge tourist package that will generate revenue for the treasury 

Ayo Akinfe

[1] Anyone who follows the economics of the British monarchy will know that they use it as a money spinner to woo tourists and sell memorabilia 

[2] They open up their palaces to fee-paying tourists, lease out estates and sell the use of the royal crests to big businesses 

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DSS array hostage negotiator Mamu in court alleging he is a major sponsor of terrorism in Nigeria

DEPARTMENT of State Services (DSS) prosecut9rs have told a federal high court in Abuja that recently-arrested publisher and hostage  negotiator Tukur Mamu is a major sponsor of terror who was on his way to a terrorists meeting when apprehended in Egypt.

 

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Northern Governors Forum now supports the creation of state police forces across Nigeria

 

GOVERNORS of Nigeria's 19 northern states have unanimously expressed support for the establishment of state police forces as a move required to combat the incessant rise of violence and crime across the country.

 

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Peter Obi denies that he has so far raised $150m from meeting Nigerians in the diaspora

FORMER Anambra State governor Peter Obi has denied reports that he has raised $150m from donations from the Nigerian diaspora over the last week when he has been on a speaking tour of North America and Europe.

 

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PDP chairman Iyorchia Ayu expected to arrive in London today for medical treatment

EMBATTLED Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairman Senator Iyorchia Ayu is expected to arrive in the UK today after it was announced yesterday that he will be leaving Nigeria for medical attention in Europe.

 

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Semi Ajayi ruled out of action for six weeks after undergoing surgery on his ankle

WEST Bromwich Albion (WBA) centreback Semi Ajayi has been ruled out of action for six weeks after he had an operation for an ankle injury he picked up during a recent English Championship league match against Wigan Athletic.

 

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Once the royal funeral is over, President Buhari should call Liz Truss and Kemi Badenoch to a meeting to discuss Boris Johnson's £16.5bn defence spending plans, demanding a share of the action

Ayo Akinfe

[1] Boris Johnson announced in 2020 that he will be spending an extra £16.5bn ($21.9bn) on defence over a four year period. Nigeria could help that money go far if Britain outsources some of the work to us

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