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AON To Stop VAT Remittances, June 14

AON To Stop VAT Remittances, June 14

The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) says it has resolved that effective June 14, 2018 “its members shall cease to make VAT remittances as this is unfair as some airlines are paying while some other airlines are not paying domestic VAT charges.” In a statement released after its meeting of Airline CEOs held yesterday in […]

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RwandAir Inaugurates Kigali-Abuja Flights

RwandAir Inaugurates Kigali-Abuja Flights

RwandAir has inaugurated its maiden flight to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja with 30 passengers on board Boeing 737-700 aircraft from Kigali, Rwanda’s capital. Ibiyemi Odusi, the airline’s Country Manager, Nigeria, said in a statement that the commencement of Abuja-Kigali route was part of the airline’s determination to expand its business to the nation’s […]

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Dana Air Bags NANS’ Best CSR Company Award

Dana Air Bags NANS’ Best CSR Company Award

For its passionate commitment to the society, one of Nigeria’s leading airlines Dana Air, has been recognized as the Best Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Company of the year 2017/18, by the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) The airline’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr Jacky Hathiramani was also conferred with the Icon of Societal Development Award, […]

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Air Peace Emerges Company Of The Year

Air Peace Emerges Company Of The Year

Air Peace has been awarded “Company of the Year” by the Leadership Group, shortly after the airline has been recognised as a “National Carrier of Repute” at the Annual Conference of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) in Abia State, where six of its crew members were also honoured as “Nigerian Crew Member of […]

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World Bank Wants African Countries To Diversify Economy

World Bank Wants African Countries To Diversify Economy

World Bank Lead Economist, Punam Chuhan-Pole says there is a need for African countries to diversify their economies as part of response to fluctuations that accompany economic recovery. “For many African countries, the economic recovery is vulnerable to fluctuations in commodity prices and production,” said Chuhan-Pole, adding that “this underscores the need for countries to build resilience […]

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CBN Directs Banks To Sell Forex To Customers

CBN Directs Banks To Sell Forex To Customers

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed all banks to sell foreign exchange to anyone that is willing to purchase over the counter irrespective of whether the person is a customer or not, upon presentation of relevant documentation, adding that any bank that contravenes this directive will be sanctioned. The CBN also increased the […]

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CPC DG, ICAO Certified Security Specialist To Speak At LAAC Seminar

CPC DG, ICAO Certified Security Specialist To Speak At LAAC Seminar

Mr. Babatunde Irukera, the Director-General of the Consumer Protection Council (CPC) and Mr. Ayo Obilana, Chief Executive Officer, Selective Security International Limited are some of the key stakeholders in the Nigerian aviation industry to deliver papers at the forthcoming 22nd annual seminar of the League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) in Lagos. Irukera who is […]

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Sources and Impact of NCAA Autonomy

Sources and Impact of NCAA Autonomy

Nigeria’s Civil Aviation Act 2006 that granted autonomy to Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has a journey of inference from the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Act of 1959 which established and empowered the independent entity to regulate aviation activities in the US. “The Administrator or Secretary of FAA has the powers under title […]

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SAHCOL Boss Advocates Industry Stakeholders’ Cooperation

SAHCOL Boss Advocates Industry Stakeholders’ Cooperation

The Acting Managing Director of Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL), Mr. Basil Agboarumi, says Nigeria’s aviation industry will improve if stakeholders “begin to look at the industry from the perspective of working together.”. Agboarumi, who made this call during recent Gateway Forum, an interactive session organized by the League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents […]

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