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Benin Republic To Consider Igboho’s Asylum Request Next Week

The request for asylum made by Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, a.k.a Sunday Igboho, may be considered by authorities of the Republic of Benin next week. This was disclosed by one of the Lawyers, Olasupo Ojo, who said, though there was no official statement from the Government of Benin Republic on the asylum request, the […]

Osubi Airport Reopens For Operations

The Federal Government has reopened commercial flights at the Osubi Airport in Delta State. the Airport Manager, Mr Wilson Egwato, while speaking at the reopening ceremony of the Airport in Okpe Local Government Area on Friday, July 9, 2021, said the routes would be expanded very soon. Channels TV reports that Osubi, which is a […]

Vancouver Shooting: Man Killed In Gang-Related Violence At Airport

A 28-year-old man has been shot dead at Vancouver international airport in Canada, in what Police believe is gang-related violence. The alleged killer escaped in a car with others, shooting at Police as they went. Photos from the scene show a bullet hole in the windscreen of a Police car and another window shot out. […]

Buhari Back To Nigeria from UK Medical Trip

President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria after spending about two weeks in London for medical check-up and rest. President Buhari arrived Abuja at about 5:00p.m on Thursday, April 15, 2021. It would be recalled that the President travelled out of the country at the end of march, with his handlers saying he would return […]

DSS Invites NYU Leader, Chinonso Obasi, Other Youth Leaders Over

National President of the Nigeria Youth Union (NYU), Mr Chinonso Obasi has been invited by the Department of State Services, DSS, alongside other Youth Leaders over a plan to disrupt official activities at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Mr Obasi confirmed the invitation by the security agency, saying he was expected to be at […]

Arrested Drug Trafficker Excretes 113 Wraps Of Cocaine

A spain-bound drug trafficker, Mr Okonkwo Henry arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja on Easter day, Sunday, April 4, 2021, has excreted a total of 113 wraps of cocaine with a street value of 423 million naira. Mr Okonkwo was arrested and taken into custody by the International Drug Law and Enforcement Agency […]

86 Nigerians Arrive Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport

Eighty six Nigerians have arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, via Air Sudan. The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, disclosed this in a tweet on Friday, July 3, 2020, but did not reveal where they returned from. According to the NIDCOM Boss, the returnees will go on […]

COVID-19: Chinese Medical Team Arrives Abuja

A 15-man Medical Team from China has arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The Team arrived in Nigeria in a chartered Air Peace aircraft on Wednesday afternoon, April 8, 2020. Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehainre was at the Airport to receive the Medical Team who are expected to assist Nigeria in efforts […]

COVID-19: 137 Canadians Flown Out Of Nigeria

One hundred and thirty-seven Canadian nationals have been flown out of Nigeria via the Murtala Muhammed International Airport. The Canadians were on Monday morning, April 6, 2020, flown out of Lagos Airport on board an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 767 flight marked ET8201 with registration number ET-ALO. The Aircraft, however, took off at exactly 1129hrs to […]

F.G Suspends Work In Enugu Airport Over COVID-19

The Federal Government has suspended work at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu State, over the rising cases of Coronavirus in the country. The Minister of Aviation, Mr Hadi Sirika stated this on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, during a working visit to ascertain the level of work done. According to him, the Easter deadline initially […]