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Air Peace’s 12-hour Flight Delay Causes Protest At Lagos Airport
Air Peace’s 12-hour Flight Delay Causes ...

Air Peace’s 12-hour Flight Delay Causes Protest At Lagos Airport

Air passengers were forced to protest at the Murtala Muhammad Local Airport in Lagos on Thursday night as Air Peace delayed their flight for several hours. The commuters complained that their flight was rescheduled without prior notice by the airline from 8am to 8pm. This comes on the heels of the... read more »

 FRSC Commences CBT For New Drivers’ License Applicants
FRSC Commences CBT For New Drivers’ Lice...

FRSC Commences CBT For New Drivers’ License Applicants

The Corps Marshal of Federal Road Safety Corps, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has directed the commencement of computer-based tests for new applicants of the national driver’s license. He stated this in a statement issued on Thursday titled, ‘Creating a safer road use culture and enhancing the integrity... read more »

Why We Banned UAE Flights - FG
Why We Banned UAE Flights – FG

Why We Banned UAE Flights – FG

The Federal Government has debunked reports that the United Arab Emirates placed a travel ban on Nigerian flights, noting that the Nigerian Government placed a ban on the UAE first due to the terms and conditions laid down by the Emirate. Recall that on June 9, the United Arab Emirates announced a... read more »

Kaduna-Abuja Train Breaks Down, Leaves Passengers Stranded in Bush
Kaduna-Abuja Train Breaks Down Again, Le...

Kaduna-Abuja Train Breaks Down Again, Leaves Passengers Stranded in the Bus...

The Kaduna-Abuja train has currently broken down in Dutse, Kaduna, for hours leaving hundreds of passengers stranded. According to an Assistant National Secretary of the Nigeria Union of Journalist, NUJ, who is one of the passengers, the train developed an issue around 7am, SaharaReporters... read more »

Zaria Bound Train Derails in Kaduna
Zaria Bound Train Derails in Kaduna

Zaria Bound Train Derails in Kaduna

A train that took off from Lagos State to Zaria has derailed in Kaduna, African News Today has gathered. There were no injuries as the train which was laden with water pipes derailed at about 5:50pm on Saturday around Unguwar Kanawa axis, opposite Sultan Bello Mosque in Kaduna, NAN... read more »

Why Adeboye’s Helicopter was Grounded

Why Adeboye’s Helicopter was Grounded

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA, has defended its decision to prohibit a private chopper owned by Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God from flying. The... read more »

Femi Adesina: Zion Train is Coming Our Way

Femi Adesina: Zion Train is Coming Our Way

A quiet revolution took off on April 8, 2021, by 11.05 am. It was unheralded, without ostentation, almost unsung. But it was something that would have great impact not only on today, but... read more »

Identities of Two Pilots in Missing NAF Fighter Jet Revealed

Identities of Two Pilots in Missing NAF Fighter Jet Revealed

The identities of the two pilots in the Nigerian Air Force Alpha Jet which went missing in the North-East on Thursday has been given as Flight Lieutenant John Abolarinwa and Flight... read more »

Missing Fighter Jet May Have Crashed, Two Pilots Unaccounted for – Air Force

Missing Fighter Jet May Have Crashed, Two Pilots Unaccounted for – Air Force

The Nigerian Air Force Alpha Jet which went off the radar during a Boko Haram operation in the North-East on Wednesday may have crashed. Intelligence report gathered by the Nigerian Air... read more »

London Trip: Buhari has no Need to Transfer Power to Osinbajo – Presidency

London Trip: Buhari has no Need to Transfer Power to Osinbajo – P...

President Muhammadu Buhari’s mouthpiece, Garba Shehu ha said that the President commenced his annual medical trip to London even before his emergence as Nigeria’s President in 2015. The... read more »