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September 20, 2017 10:00 AM Nigerian Air Force Joins Operation Python Dance

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has deployed some of its air assets in support of the military operation in South-East and code-named Operation Python Dance II. Various air assets including the Alpha Jet aircraft has immediately been deployed by the air force to it’s 115 Special Operations Group in Port Harcourt, Rivers State to support the ongoing Nigerian 16

September 18, 2017 2:25 AM FG kicks as oil, electricity workers begin strike

LAGOS — The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday said loading of products, including aviation fuel, would stop from today as affiliates of United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, begin an indefinite strike. Also, electricity workers, on the platform of National Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, National Association 19

September 17, 2017 2:26 PM Buhari Leaves Abuja For UN General Assembly In New York

The President, Muhammadu Buhari, has departed Abuja for New York, to join other world leaders at the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, (UNGA)72. The President’s aircraft left on Sunday morning at exactly 10:45 am, from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Before the President’s arrival at the airport, the Presidential Guard 23

September 14, 2017 10:19 PM Nigeria foreign reserves have been depleted by foreign airlines – Onyema

WHAT is your evaluation of the Nigerian travel market vis-a-vis the performance of Air Peace? The aviation industry in Nigeria is not at the level we should have expected it to be, but it is still growing. There is a lot of improvement needed in the industry. When I was coming in, I was warned about the harsh environment under which Nigerian airlines 34

September 7, 2017 9:24 AM Nigeria’s Super Tucano jets include guided bombs, rockets

Paveway 11 guided bombs, laser-guided rockets and infrared sensors are being sold to Nigeria by the United States government, along with the 12 Super Tucano fighter jets, expected to aid the military in ending the eight year-old Boko Haram insurgency in the north east. The details were published late August in the US Federal Register, according to a report 25

September 4, 2017 11:44 AM Worldwide Commercial Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Market 2021: Focus on (Companies, Opportunities, Challenges, Drivers, Growth, Countries, Revenue, & Forecast)

The Commercial Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Market Research Report Forecast 2017-2021 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state also focuses on the major drivers, Commercial Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine business strategists and effective growth for the key players. Global Commercial Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Industry also provides granular 22

September 3, 2017 2:40 AM War on terror: Airforce neutralises hundreds of Boko Haram fighters in Sambisa forest

Fighter aircrafts of the Nigerian Airforce belonging to the Air Component of Operation Lafiya Dole, on Friday, bombed several Boko Haram enclaves inside Sambisa forest after air surveillance discovered their hideouts, resulting in the neutralisation of many of the terrorists while scores of others scampered into the bush for safety. According to a statement 18

September 1, 2017 12:11 PM Why Obasanjo called Rochas Okorocha ‘bigger thief’ – Nnamdi Kanu [AUDIO]

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has revealed how Governor Rochas Okorocha deceived former President Olusegun Obasanjo over a military jet used by former Military Head of States. Kanu claimed that Obasanjo had directed the Imo State Governor to sell-off a Presidential jet used by former Military Head of States, Gen Sani Abacha(rtd) 15

August 29, 2017 8:09 AM US finally sells N181bn warplanes, weapons to Nigerian government to fight Boko Haram

The Pentagon has informed the US Congress of the sale of 12 Super Tucano A-29 ground attack aircraft and weapons to Nigeria to fight the Boko Haram sect in the northern part of Nigeria. According to Reuters, the Pentagon communicated the sale of the 12 ground attack aircraft valued at $593m (N181bn) to the US Congress on Monday August 28. NAIJ.com gathered 12

August 28, 2017 8:40 PM #TEDGlobal2017: Nigerian Neuroscientist builds Computer that can Smell Explosives

Oshiorenoya Agabi, Nigerian neuroscientist and founder of “Koniku”, a Tech startup has unveiled a computer based not on silicon but on mice neurons at the TEDGlobal conference in Tanzania. The 38-year-old said his flagship product called “Koniku Kore” has been trained to recognise the smell of explosives and could be used to replace traditional airport 67