Posts Tagged ‘Arik Air’

Arik Wasted $240m On Two A340 Planes – AMCON

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 10, 2019
The Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has blamed the short life span of Nigerian airlines on what it called financial recklessness by the operators. Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation, Ahmed Kuru, specifically faulted aircraft acquisition without the due diligence of feasibility studies. He said Arik Air which is under its receivership blew […]

Arik Air to resumes flights to Owerri

by Chuks Azotanion October 14, 2019
Arik Air says it will resume flight services to the Sam Mbakwe Airport, Owerri, from Oct. 21. The airline made the announcement in a statement signed by its Chief Executive Officer, Capt. Roy Ilegbodu, on Monday in Lagos. Ilegbodu said the airline suspended flights to Owerri early in 2019 due to operational exigencies, adding that […]

Arik Air Shuts down operations in Nigeria and West Africa

by Breaking Timeson September 13, 2016
Arik Air has confirmed that it is shuting down operation due to its inability to immediately renew its aircraft insurance. A statement by its Spokesman, Mr Adebanji Ola said “Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest airline has alerted all air travelers of the temporary disruption to its operations, pending approval of aircraft documentation related […]

MadMo Concert: Abuja Takes a Stand

by Breaking Timeson January 7, 2015
By Mila Yakubu The “Take A Stand” music concert organized by the MadMo Group was organised to sound a clarion call for Nigerian youths to boldly “take a stand” against the ills in the country such as insecurity, violence, corruption among others and also to “take a stand’’ for what is right, “take a stand” […]