• Aviation fuel scarcity bites harder in Nigeria as Emirates Airline refuels in Ghana

    Aviation fuel scarcity bites harder in Nigeria as Emirates Airline refuels in Ghana

    As the ongoing scarcity of aviation fuel in Nigeria continues to bite harder, Emirates Airline has started refueling its aircraft in Accra, Ghana.

    This development had also forced the company to cut its twice-daily flights to Lagos and Abuja.

    The decision was followed by a substantial deflation in Ghana’s jet prices amid tax reform last month, according to the Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors.

    UEA-based newspaper, The National reports that other foreign airlines flying to Nigeria have also started to fill up […]

  • Emirates bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on its planes

    Emirates bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on its planes

    Civil aviation authorities in the Emirates have banned the use of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 on all its national carriers because of the risk of batteries exploding in the “phablet” smartphone.

    “The General Civil Aviation Authority has banned operating, charging and carrying in bags the Samsung Note 7 on board national carriers’ flights,” it said in a statement carried by the official WAM news agency on Saturday.

    Samsung last week suspended sales of its latest flagship smartphone and announced a recall of […]

  • Emirates bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on its planes

    Emirates bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on its planes

    Civil aviation authorities in the Emirates have banned the use of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 on all its national carriers because of the risk of batteries exploding in the “phablet” smartphone.

    “The General Civil Aviation Authority has banned operating, charging and carrying in bags the Samsung Note 7 on board national carriers’ flights,” it said in a statement carried by the official WAM news agency on Saturday.

    Samsung last week suspended sales of its latest flagship smartphone and announced a recall of […]