Azman Air, a privately-owned airline, is following guidelines of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, to advance standard in its operations, Sam Aderogboye, NCAA General Manager, Public Relation, has said.
The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers, NAAPE, has given a two-week ultimatum to airline operators, following the sacking of workers by the Air Peace and Bristow Helicopter companies recently.
A civil society organization, the Independent Hajj Reporters, has called on the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON and State Pilgrim Welfare Boards to begin the refund of the 2020 hajj fares to intending pilgrims, as Saudi Arabia banned international pilgrimage due to COVID-19.
The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has expressed optimized that flight operations would soon resume at the Murtala Mohammed Airport, Ikeja; Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja; Aminu Kano Airport, Kano and the Port Harcourt Airport, Choba, Rivers State.
The President, Aviation Roundtable, Dr Gabriel Olowo, says the decision of the Federal Government to relocate headquarters of aviation agencies to Abuja will erode the autonomy status of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA.
President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded to the House of Representatives three executive bills which seek to stop three aviation agencies from paying taxes to the government and remitting funds generated from their operations to the Federation Account.
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