• FAAN, NCAA, NAMA to sack more workers

    FAAN, NCAA, NAMA to sack more workers

    According to reports, the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has said that the restructuring in the agencies under the Ministry of Aviation will continue and more workers in the organisations will have to leave or be redeployed.

    He also said the ministry was set to rejig the Aviation Security Service in a way to enable its officials to carry arms.

    A statement by the ministry on Sunday said the minister made the disclosures during a stakeholders’ forum in Lagos, […]

  • Airline operators berate FAAN, NAMA, others over alleged N30bn debt

    Airline operators berate FAAN, NAMA, others over alleged N30bn debt

    Airline operators yesterday berated regulatory agencies over alleged debts and current clampdown on airlines to retrieve the outstanding money said to be running into billions of naira.

    The operators, under the aegis of Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON), described the debts as “phantom’” and a ploy to ground the domestic airlines.

    It would be recalled that the airlines, including those that have ceased operation allegedly owe regulatory agencies like the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) […]