Tag Archives: Sir Richard Branson

Virgin Atlantic Lays-Off 20 Nigerian Workers, Releases Statement

 Sir Richard Branson-founder of the Virgin Group  The recent lay-off of over 20 Nigerian workers by Virgin Atlantic Airways (VAA) is swelling the already bloated Nigerian labour market. According to reports by TEWILL, VAA, in a recent emailed statement, explained that it was no longer sustainable for the airline to continue to retain the Nigerian…

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Virgin Spaceship Crash: Investigators Reveal “Feathering” System Was Activated Too Early

Descent function deployed early and fuel tanks and engine were found intact, indicating no explosion.   Space Ship Two (SS2), the plane on which the Virgin boss, Sir Richard Branson has pinned his hopes of sending commercial passengers to the edge of space at a cost of $250,000 (£156,000) each, broke up during a test…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this column. Tens of thousands of South Africans were joined by top world leaders for the national memorial service of Nelson Mandela on Tuesday. The Nigerian Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities…

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