Monday, December 17, 2018
2018 Hajj: First batch of 440 Sokoto pilgrims depart to Saudi Arabia

Gombe State begins transportation of hajj pilgrims Aug. 2

The Gombe State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board (MPWB), says transportation of pilgrims from the state to Saudi Arabia for the 2017 hajj will begin...
Abuja Airport closure : FirstNation seeks compensation

Abuja Airport closure: FirstNation seeks compensation

FirstNation Airways has appealed to the Federal Government to address the issue of compensation for airlines over losses incurred as a result of closing...
Nigeria’s airports record 2.3% increase in domestic passengers in 2yrs – NBS

Vienna Airport appeals against ban on expansion

Vienna Airport on Thursday said it had appealed to Austria’s highest court against an earlier court decision blocking its planned expansion for environmental reasons. “One...
Immigration to New Zealand continues at record levels

Immigration to New Zealand continues at record levels

Immigration into New Zealand continued at record levels in February, prompting opposition lawmakers to claim that the numbers are unsustainable, the government statistics agency...
Nigerian pilgrims offer special prayers for nation, leaders in Arafat

Nigerian pilgrims offer special prayers for nation, leaders in Arafat

Nigerian pilgrims on Thursday said they would use the Arafat Day to offer special prayers for peace, stability and development of the country. The pilgrims...
Stakeholders collaboration will grow Nigeria’s tourism sector - Experts

Stakeholders collaboration will grow Nigeria’s tourism sector – Experts

Experts in the travel and tourism industry have identified cooperation among the major stakeholders in the industry as the panacea for growth in the...
Osun-Osogbo festival begins on Monday

Osun-Osogbo festival begins on Monday

The Osun-Osogbo Festival 2016 will start on Monday, Aug. 8, with traditional cleansing ``Iwopopo." This is contained in a statement by Permanent Secretary, Ministry of...
NAHCON opens 3 clinics in Saudi Arabia

NAHCON promises safe 2017 pilgrimage

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says it will ensure adequate security and welfare of intending Nigerian pilgrims in the 2017 hajj. The executive...
Ethiopian Airlines celebrate reopening of Abuja Airport with latest Airbus A350-900

Ethiopian Airlines celebrate reopening of Abuja Airport with latest Airbus A350-900

Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, says it will on Wednesday start its flight to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, with its latest...
Delta’s 2017 Wine menu is now boarding

Delta’s 2017 Wine menu is now boarding

Delta’s Master Sommelier, Andrea Robinson, has hand-picked her 2017 Wine selections, offering exclusive choices to Delta One customers flying between Nigeria and the United...