mtn

Category Archives: News

Chanchangi Airlines Chairman, Amadu Chanchangi Dies on His Way to Hospital

The Chairman of Chanchagi Airlines, Amadu Chanchagi on Wednesday, gave up the ghost. The Taraba-born, Kaduna-based billionaire died along Kaduna-Abuja road while on the way to a hospital in Abuja this morning. “He died along the road while we were rushing him to a hospital in Abuja, after a protractive illness,” according to a family…

Read more

Buhari Orders Investigation into $50M, Suspends SGF, Babachir Lawal, NIA DG

Babachir Lawal President Muhammadu Buhari has caved in to pressure from the Nigerian Senate to suspend the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal. This is contained in a statement issued by the Presidential spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina on Wednesday. Recall that the Senate recently found Lawal guilty of complicity in the…

Read more

Economic Recovery Plan: Elumelu Commends FG, CBN for Efforts at Stimulating Nigerian Economy

United Bank for Africa Chairman Mr. Tony Elumelu, has strongly commended the Federal Government and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for their efforts in stimulating the Nigerian economy, and bringing to bear a coordinated policy response that will positively jumpstart the Nigerian economy. According to Elumelu, recent actions by the Federal Government, including greater…

Read more

Passengers Escape Death as Lagos-Bound Aero Contractors Flight Catches Fire Mid-Air | Video

A domestic passenger plane allegedly belonging to Aero Contractors reportedly burst into flames shortly after takeoff on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. According to a Nigerian Twitter user, @puffypearl, who said she was on board, narrated how the incident happened. She said the flight, which took off from Port Harcourt and bound for Lagos, started smoking…

Read more

Samsung is Back with Vengeance! Galaxy S8 & S8+ Preorders Begin in Nigeria this Wednesday

Yes! Samsung is back with a vengeance! The phone giant has announced that the eighth generation of its flagship Galaxy S Series, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+, will be available for pre-registration in Nigeria starting tomorrow, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Following closely behind the Samsung S7 and S7 Edge, Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ come…

Read more

Just In: Abuja Airport Finally Reopens, Aviation minister, Hadi Sirika Makes First Landing

Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika The Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, has finally reopened following a six-week long closure for repairs on the runaway. Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, was aboard a test flight from Kaduna International Airport that arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Tuesday morning. It is the first…

Read more

“Uncovered Monies Either Belong to Buhari’s Cabinet or Are Planted by Govt”, Fayose Blasts Lai Mohammed

  The governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose has said that the monies being discovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) belong to members of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government or are actually being planted by the government. Fayose was responding to the claim by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed…

Read more

Amaechi’s Aide Responds to Fani-Kayode Over Ownership of $50M

Rotimi Amaechi Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi’s media aide, Mr. David Iyofor has replied the former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode who, in a tweet, alleged that Mr. Amaechi indeed owns both the apartment and the billions of money in both local and foreign currencies found on Wednesday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,…

Read more