Posts Tagged ‘Federal Ministry of Aviation’

We cannot Regulate Cost Of Flight Tickets – Aviation Ministry

By Onwuka Gerald Following passengers’ complaints on increase in flight tickets, the Ministry of Aviation has said it have no power to fix flight tickets for airlines operating in the country. Passengers have been lamenting bitterly about the recent increase in flight tickets. Responding however, the Director of Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation, James Odaudu, […]

NCAA To Recover Accumulated Huge Amount From Indebted Airlines – Aviation Minister

Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has concluded plans to henceforth clip the wings of many of the airlines who continue to default in the remittance of the five per cent Passengers Service Charges (PSC) and the Passenger Service Charges (PSC) they collect on behalf of the regulatory body and other sister agencies. The minister of […]

Aviation Minister Cautions Airline Operators Against Blame Game

Senator Hadi Sirika, The Minister of Aviation sent warnings to Airlines Operators of Nigeria against blaming the agencies and the ministry under it for the unsavoury operating environment and decline in profit in the sector. Hadi gave this warning in Abuja on Wednesday, at the conclusion of the three day public hearing on the six […]

Hadi Sirika, Entourage Touch Down At Enugu To Celebrate Reopening Of Akanu Ibiam International Airport

After 370 days of closure, the Akanu Ibiam International Airport comes alive with an aircraft conveying the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika and his entourage landing on the new runway. “Just landed on the reconstructed Enugu runway, excellent riding quality. We will commission it for general use tomorrow, alongside very many works at Enugu. This […]

ICYMI: Hadi Sirika Dialogues With Joint Aviation Unions Over Workers Welfare

Honorable Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika on Friday engaged in a dialogue with Joint Aviation Unions on issues related to workers welfare. In a brief statement, the Ministry of Aviation revealed some of the topics of the dialogue to include Airports concession, intervention in Aviation industry and staff condition of service. Details as story unfolds.

Nigeria Receives ICAO’s Award on Aviation Security

Nigeria was recently presented with the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), known as “ICAO Council President’s Certificate”. The award was given to the country because of its achievement and progress in solving aviation security and oversight deficiencies and its commitment to the effective implementation of ICAO Standards and recommended practices. Presenting the certificate to the […]