Paying for Sirika’s Aborted Flight of Fancy

Paying for Sirika’s Aborted Flight of Fancy

It’s not yet clear what finally did it or who. But it was clear, almost from the start, that the country could not bluff its way through this flight. Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, had mounted the problem maddeningly and by some curious twist of fate the incoming Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, […]

Govt suspends Nigeria Air

Govt suspends Nigeria Air

The Federal Government, on Wednesday, announced the suspension of the national carrier, Nigeria Air, indefinitely. The airline which was unveiled at the Farnborough International Airshow in London in July was expected to begin operation in December. It was stated at the time that the government would own five per cent of the business with the […]

Nigerians react to the unveiling of the National Carrier

Nigerians react to the  unveiling of the National Carrier

Nigerians have been active on the social media with their views on the recently unveiled National Air. Assistant Editor, CHINWE MADUAGWU, reports . The Federal Government a couple of days ago unveiled the Logo of the new National Carrier, National Air. During the unveiling in London, the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, […]

Nigeria unveils new national carrier, Nigeria Air

Nigeria unveils new national carrier, Nigeria Air

Finally, a new national carrier is here. It is Nigeria Air and will commence operations in December 2018. In a tweet on the official handle of the Government of Nigeria @AsoRock, Wednesday, the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, said 81 routes (domestic, regional and international) have been identified for the national carrier out […]