*Jumbo pay: Court bars National Assembly from fixing members’ allowances (Punch)*Governorship candidates’ forum hails Sanwo-Olu’s milestones (Guardian)

Jumbo pay: Court bars National Assembly from fixing members’ allowances (Punch)  A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos says it is illegal for the National Assembly to fix its own allowances. In what is being described as a landmark judgment,…

An industry in dire need of palliative to survive – Ehi Braimah

Paulo (not real name), an ICT practitioner based in Lagos, booked his Arik Air flight from Lagos to Abuja. His flight was supposed to depart at 7.00 am but what happened? Paulo, along with other passengers, kept absorbing the frustrations…

Nigeria-South Africa flight fulfils Air Peace six-year dream – Onyema

Air Peace Chairman, Allen Onyema, has said that all Nigerian airlines require to break even is an enabling environment. Onyema said this during the airline’s inaugural flight from Lagos to Johannesburg, South Africa which took place in the early hours…

15 Chinese doctors arrive in Nigeria

A 15-member medical team from China has arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, The PUNCH reports. The team was flown on an aircraft operated by Air Peace. The medical personnel, who landed around 5:15 pm were received by the Chinese…

Air Peace leading Nigeria’s re-branding – Anambra

Air Peace, Nigeria’s leading air carrier, is leading Nigeria’s re-branding on the global stage, the Anambra State government has said. In a recent statement in Awka, the state capital, the Anambra government noted that there “is no individual or organisation…

*Fraudster disguises as official, defrauds customer inside banking hall (Punch) *Traders count losses over Oyingbo market closure (Vanguard)

Fraudster disguises as official, defrauds customer inside banking hall (Punch) A businessman at Trade Fair Market, Lagos, Mr Taiwo Adebari, is at loggerheads with Fidelity Bank over a N645,000 fraud that occurred at the bank’s branch in the Balogun area…

Obi thanks Air Peace on South Africa, seeks compensation for xenophobia victims

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has thanked the Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Barr. Allen Onyema, over what he described as his “gesture of patriotism and support for humanity”, by providing his…

Obiano praises Air Peace, as airline starts intercontinental operations Wednesday

Nigeria’s biggest air carrier, Air Peace, has emerged the most patriotic airline in Nigeria’s history, according to Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State. In a goodwill message to the carrier which will start intercontinental operations on Wednesday, July 3, with…

44,712 baggage missing among 29 airlines in Nigeria (Independent)

At least, 44,712 luggage were declared missing among 29 local and international airlines that operated in and into Nigeria’s airports in 2018, a report obtained from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has revealed. This is as Air France led…

Air Peace to resume Lagos-Asaba route flight Oct. 8 (Punch)

A Nigerian carrier, Air Peace, has announced plans to restart its daily Lagos-Asaba-Lagos flights on Oct. 8. The airline’s Corporate Communications Manager, Mr Chris Iwarah, said on Monday in Lagos State that the airline decided to return to the Asaba…

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