Posts Tagged ‘Lagos airport’

“A Flying Coffin Waiting To Shatter On Air” — Reactions Trail Collision Of Two Planes At Lagos Airport

Mixed reaction have trailed the collision of two airplanes at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, yesterday. An Airbus A330-243 owned by Middle East Airlines with registration number OD-MEA, ran into a Boeing 777 airplane with registration number TC-LJC operated by Turkish Airlines. According to a national daily, the Middle East airbus ran into […]

Customs intercepts $8m at Lagos Airport

The Nigeria Customs Service, Murtala Muhammed International Airport Command, has intercepted $8,065,615 at the airport. Hameed Ali, the customs comptroller-general, said at a press conference in Lagos Tuesday that the cash was intercepted in a car while it was about to be loaded into an aircraft. He did not provide details of the aircraft but […]

NIS intercepts trafficked victims at Lagos airport again

Operatives of the Nigeria Immigration Service Airport Command have again intercepted seven girls who were being trafficked to Dubai, Cairo and Oman. The victims were stopped at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, as they made to depart the country on Emirates and Egypt Airlines. Three girls were scheduled to fly to Dubai while the […]

TRAGEDY! Passenger from China slumps, dies at Lagos airport

A passenger, identified as Chukwuma Anthony Ezeh, on Wednesday slumped and died at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. An official source at the MMIA arrival terminal told the News Agency of Nigeria that the passenger slumped on arrival from China and died while waiting to collect his luggage. Ezeh, according to information on his […]