4.1 Billion Passengers Travelled By Air In 2017 – ICAO

Lagos  – The International Civil Aviation Organisation ( ICAO) has released the 2017 Preliminary Report of the global civil aviation activities as “a new record of 4.1 billion passengers were carried by the aviation industry on scheduled services in 2017”. ICAO said the figure represented a 7.1 per cent increase over 2016. The number of departures…

Nigerians Are Getting What They Voted Against – Fasehun

Dr. Frederick Fasehun is the founder of Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC). In this interview with select journalists, including AUGUSTINE ADAH, he speaks on the latest herdsmen attacks in Benue and other issues. Excerpts: What is your assessment of the state of the country’s economy under President Muhammadu Buhari since 2015? When Nigerians voted for Alhaji…

Boroh Begs Avengers to Hold Fire – THISDAY Newspapers

THISDAY Newspapers Boroh Begs Avengers to Hold FireTHISDAY NewspapersCoordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd), has pleaded with the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) and youths in the region not to maintain the prevailing peace in the Niger Delta area. Boroh, also the Special Adviser …Avengers’ renewed threats and its implicationsNIGERIAN TRIBUNE…

CATTLE COLONIES: Okorocha’s silence worries Imo residents

FOLLOWING reports that the governments of Enugu and Abia states have rejected the proposed cattle colonies by the Federal Government, Imolites are apprehensive that Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has not toed the same line. The post CATTLE COLONIES: Okorocha’s silence worries Imo residents appeared first on Vanguard News. Go to Source Author: Nigeria Today

AFDB portfolio in Nigeria hits $6bn

President of the African Development Bank AFDB Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has said that the Bank’s portfolio in Nigeria is currently about $6 billion. He made this known at the commissioning of the Bank’s permanent office building in Abuja by President Muhammadu Buhari, who was represented by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. According to him, “AFDB portfolio…