Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has issued a seven-day ultimatum that will expire on Monday, August 24, 2015 to all debtor airlines and concessionaires to pay huge debts they owe it. According the spokesman of the authority, Yakubu Dati in a statement said FAAN at the expiration of the notice will pursuant to a…
ECAir, Equatorial Congo Airlines, to inaugurate new route Brazzaville-Dakar via Bamako on Sunday, 22 March 2015
According to APO (African Press Organization) press released on behalf of ECAir (Equatorial Congo Airlines), Flights to Bamako and Dakar will be operated by Boeing 757-200 and will have a capacity of 148 seats (16 in Business Class and 132 in Economy) until 1 June, then by Boeing 737-700 (12 seats in Business Class and 112 seats in Economy). These two new destinations will round off the service offering of Equatorial Congo Airlines, which already provides services to and from Cotonou (Benin), Douala (Cameroon), Libreville (Gabon) and Kinshasa (DRC) as part of its regional network.
The Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority on behalf of other parastatals pledged support for the incoming Permanent Secretary, while wishing the outgoing Permanent Secretary a successful service in his new deployment. Present at the event were members of staff and the management of the Ministry and its parastatals.
The Permanent Secretary, who was represented by the Ministry’s Director of Human Resource Management, Abubakar Ali Tsafe reminded the staff of the promise and commitment of the Minister, Osita Chidoka towards improving their welfare, especially as it concerns allowances and office accommodation, charging them to be more committed to service delivery.
The management of Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc (Nahco aviance) took N443 million out for the year net profit as cash dividend subject to approval of Shareholders during the forthcoming of General meetings.
The parent company has notified investment community through the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) that the licence for the FTZ has been granted adding that details of the licence will be communicated later.