2018 Hajj: First batch of 440 Sokoto pilgrims depart to Saudi Arabia

2018 Hajj Registration: NAHCON extends payment deadline to end of April

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), on Thursday approved the extension for registration of intending pilgrims for the 2018 Hajj to the end...
Aviation Industry records 4.1bn passenger traffic in 2017

Aviation Industry records 4.1bn passenger traffic in 2017

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has released the 2017 Preliminary Report of the global civil aviation activities. This comes as a new record of...
NEMA receives another 164 stranded Nigerians from Libya

Another 257 Nigerians return from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Tuesday received another 257 Nigerian voluntary returnees flown back from Libya. Our correspondent reports that the returnees arrived...
IATA reduces cost of training for developing nations

Air Passengers to double to 7.8bn by 2036 – IATA forecasts

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects 7.8 billion passengers to travel in 2036, a near doubling of the four billion air travelers expected...
Beer village hosts entertainment at international drinks festival

Beer village hosts entertainment at international drinks festival

The International Drinks Festival is packing on a huge dose of FUN with the introduction of the perfect entertainment section of the Festival tagged...
IATA reduces cost of training for developing nations

Global air passenger traffic up 7 pct in August: IATA

Global demand for air travel rose 7.2 per cent in August, up from the 6.8 per cent growth reported for July, the International Air...
Med-View Airline to re-launch flights to Yola, Maiduguri on Dec. 18

Hajj: Med-View concludes transportation of 17,000 pilgrims

Med-View Airline, one of Nigeria’s official carriers for the 2017 Hajj operations on Thursday concluded the return transportation of pilgrims, who performed 2017 Hajj. The...
Hajj: 6,051 Kaduna State pilgrims return - Official

Hajj: 6,051 Kaduna State pilgrims return – Official

The Kaduna State Pilgrims Welfare Board on Wednesday said a total of 6,051 Pilgrims have so far returned home since it commenced transportation back...
Information minister again cautions Nigerians against hate speech

Lai Mohammed says Nigerian initiated World Tourism Day

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed on Wednesday that the idea of World Tourism Day being marked globally on Sept....
Murtala Muhammed International Airport Ikeja not attacked –Lagos police

Delayed flight: Angry Qatar Airways passengers cause commotion at Lagos Airport

Some aggrieved passengers of Qatar Airways on Tuesday caused a commotion at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, over the airline’s delay of their...