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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 […]

Lai Mohammed, Mamora, Other Ministers Supervise Coronavirus Screening At Airport

Some Nigerian Ministers were at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, to supervise the process and screening of passengers coming into the country in order to prevent Coronavirus spread. They include the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed; Minister for Aviation, Hadi Sirika; Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora; and Minister […]

Customs Service Storms Lagos Airport, Arrests Passenger With $8.6m

The Nigeria Customs Service, has intercepted over $6.8 million from a passenger at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport. A source who disclosed this to Journalists on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, said an airport worker linked with the movement of the money has been arrested. President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to secure the country, and bring […]