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February 22, 2018 9:20 AM Dana Air: NCAA, AIB probe aircraft’s overshoot of runway

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has commenced investigation into how Dana Air plane overshot the runway at Port Harcourt International Airport. The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, according to its spokesman, Mr Tunji Oketumbi, has also dispatched some of its men to Port Harcourt for the investigation. The incident involving a Dana Air Boeing 13

February 21, 2018 6:18 AM Dana explains why plane overshot runway in Port Harcourt

The management of Dana Air has explained why its aircraft, 9J0363 flying from Abuja to Port Harcourt airport overshot runway, skidding into the bush on Tuesday. DAILY POST had reported that 49 passengers cheated death on Tuesday as Dana Air plane flying from Abuja to Port Harcourt overshot the runway at the Port Harcourt Airport. According to a statement 26

February 20, 2018 4:07 PM Buhari In Yola For Anti-Corruption Summit, Projects Commissioning

President Muhammadu Buhari is in Yola, Adamawa State capital to declare open the anti-corruption summit in the state and to commission some other projects. The President was received on Tuesday morning by the State Governor, Bindo Jubrilla, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State, among others. A crowd of supporters 18

February 20, 2018 1:36 AM TSA monthly savings hit N24.7bn

strict implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) has increased the earnings of the Federal Government to a whopping N24.7 billion monthly. This was even as over N108 billion has been saved from the removal of maintenance fees paid to banks before the implementation of TSA. A professor 18

February 19, 2018 4:35 PM South Africa Airport shut down over bomb scare

Johannesburg’s O.R. Tambo airport, was shut down on Monday over bomb scare. It was gathered that passengers were forced to wait for two hours to return after South African officials identified a bag believed believed to housing a bomb. The airport’s international arrivals hall was evacuated around 0915 GMT after the errant baggage was spotted and airport 21

February 18, 2018 12:21 AM Little etiquette rules you should always practice

you’re seated at a table with eight or fewer guests, wait until everyone is served and for the hostess to begin eating before you dig in. At a long banquet table, it’s OK to start when several people are seated and served. These are little etiquette rules to follow when you’re a guest in someone’s house. All items not having to do with food (and decoration) 14

February 17, 2018 5:12 PM Buhari has bewitched Nigeria with ‘cow magic’ – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Saturday alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari has bewitched Nigeria with “cow magic”. The former presidential aide, who is a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, PDP, made the allegation in a tweet while reacting to a near accident situation at Akure airport. Fani-Kayode wrote: “Air Peace Plane 26

February 15, 2018 7:03 PM Buhari in Daura on private visit

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Katsina enroute Daura his hometown for a private visit. The presidential jet touched down at the Umaru Musa Yar’adua International Airport at about 4.32 pm. Buhari was received by the state governor Aminu Masari alongside top government officials, head of security agencies and traditional rulers. After pleasantries 19

February 14, 2018 11:58 AM Many injured as US-bound plane makes emergency landing in Lagos

At least, five passengers have sustained injuries, after an Atlanta-bound plane made an emergency landing in Lagos on Tuesday. One of the engines of the Delta Airlines flight developed an engine problem mid-air. The airline confirmed the incident in a statement, where it explained that the flight 55 from Lagos to Atlanta, which took off around 10:50pm, returned 15

February 13, 2018 2:53 AM Ambode approves construction of pedestrian bridge at Toyota Bus Stop

State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has approved the construction of a pedestrian bridge at Toyota Bus Stop. The non-availability of a bridge at the ever-busy bus stop along the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway had, in the past, caused many accidents and claimed many lives. Ambode also announced the extension of the ongoing reconstruction of the International Airport 19