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COVID-19: Air Peace Lays Off Pilots Due To Negative Impact Of Pandemic

Air Peace, one of Nigeria’s largest airline has laid off a number of pilots and cut salaries in order to cope as a result of the economic effect of COVID-19 pandemic on its operations. The airline while announcing this on Tuesday did not disclose the number of pilots affected, but industry sources put the figure at around 70. Air…

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ICYMI: Hundred More Stranded Nigerians Evacuated From Dubai, UK

Flights conveying hundred more stranded Nigerians around the globe has landed in Nigeria amid rising Coronavirus cases being reported daily. According to the Nigerians In Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) report on Tuesday, 329 nationals arrived at Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos. Earlier, 261 more evacuees had arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja at exactly…

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Over 300 Indian Citizens Evacuated From Nigeria Amid Coronavirus

On Sunday, the Indian government evacuated some of its citizens stranded in Nigeria as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. According to a tweet by the High Commission of India in Abuja, the repatriation exercise commenced in the early hours of Sunday with the airlifting of 312 Indian nationals. The Commission revealed that the aircraft conveying the…

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US Indicts Allen Onyema, CEO Of Air Peace for Fraud & Money Laundry

The Chairman, CEO, and founder of Nigerian airline Air Peace, Allen Ifechukwu Athan Onyema has been charged with bank fraud and money laundering for moving more than $20 million from Nigeria through United States bank accounts in a scheme involving false documents based on the purchase of airplanes. The international airline’s Chief of Administration and Finance, Ejiroghene…

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Plan To Evacuate Nigerians From South Africa Suffers Setback Due To ‘Expired Passports’

The plan by Air Peace to evacuate Nigerians in South Africa from September 6 suffered a setback as the majority of those interested in the process have expired passports. Mr Allen Onyema, the Chairman of Air Peace, said in a statement in Lagos on Friday that most of the potential returnees were yet to renew…

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No Casualty Recorded As Air Peace Aircraft Makes Emergency Landing, Loses Front Tire

An Air Peace aircraft on Tuesday made an emergency landing and was partially damaged after it experienced difficulty landing at the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The Boeing 737 aircraft, from Port Harcourt, was said to have experienced turbulence due to the weather and the pilot reportedly requested a longer runway, where it eventually landed.…

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Air Peace Inaugural Flight Gets Warm Reception in Dubai 

Nigerian aircraft carrier, Air Peace, was warmly received at the Sharjah International Airport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), following the introduction of international flights services to the Middle East nation. The B777 aircraft, operated by the Chief Pilot of Air Peace, Capt. Victor Egonu departed for its first international flight at the Murtala Muhammed…

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Air Peace Loses Spokesman, Chris Iwarah in Auto-Crash

The media world loses one of its own, Christian Ejiroghene Iwarah, in a bizarre auto-crash at Mangoro bus stop along Lagos – Abeokuta expressway. The journalist/lawyer who was the Corporate Communications Manager of Air Peace and a former correspondent in The Sun and Daily Independent newspapers was said to have be returning from work when the accident occurred. According to eye…

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Air Peace Set To Launch Kaduna Route From August 13

Nigeria’s leading carrier, Air Peace has announced plans to commence daily flights from Lagos to Kaduna from August 13 as part of its no-city-left-behind project. The airline had earlier announced commencement of its four weekly flights from Lagos, Abuja and Accra to Monrovia with effect from August 6. According to the airline’s Corporate Communications Manager,…

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OB Giveaway: In Celebration of it’s 3rd Anniversary, Air Peace is Giving Out Free Tickets

To celebrate it’s 3rd anniversary in Nigeria, Air Peace, Nigeria’s Preferred airline, which now flies Lagos, Abuja, Owerri, Port Harcourt, Enugu, Asaba, Kebbi, Akure and Accra-Ghana is giving three (3) tickets to OnoBello.com readers. To be one of the lucky winners follow these simple steps: A) Follow all our Instagram pages: @onobello @obstreetstyle @obhotflick @onobellosme…

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