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Obasanjo narrowly escapes plane crash In Lagos

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Former president Olusegun Obasanjo and other Nigerians narrowly escaped death on Wednesday at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos NAN reports that other prominent Nigerians in the Ethiopian airline passenger aircraft, Boeing 777-300, included the Director General of Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Ambassador Ayoola

195 Nigerians return from Libya


The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 195 stranded Nigerians from Libya. Idris Muhammed, Coordinator, Lagos Territorial Office, NEMA, who confirmed the development to journalists on Thursday in Ikeja, said this was the largest batch of voluntary returnees since the exercise began in April 2017. Mr Muhammed said

Aviation College plane crash-lands in Ilorin

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The crash of a plane belonging to Aviation college has caused in Ilorin community. A training aircraft belonging to the International Aviation College (IAC) Ilorin crash-landed at the Ilorin International Airport on Wednesday. The Diamond plane with registration Number 5N-BNH with two pilots onboard crashed landed at exactly 11:05am without any

Abuja Airport resumes operations in new terminal after fire scare

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New terminal at Abuja Airport resumes operations after fire scare. The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has announced resumption of flight operations at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja new terminal hours after fire scare on Saturday. FAAN’s Regional General Manager, North Central, Mr Sani Mahmud, told News Agency of Nigeria

NEMA again receives 136 Nigerians from Libya


NAN The National Emergency Management Agency has received another batch of 136 stranded Nigerians from Libya. Alhaji Idris Muhammed, Coordinator, Lagos Territorial Office of NEMA, confirmed the development to newsmen on Tuesday in Lagos. Muhammed said the Nigerians arrived at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, at 11.50 p.m

World’s largest plane makes first flight

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Reuters/NAN The world’s largest aircraft, a carbon-composite plane, took its first flight on Saturday from California, U.S., over the Mojave Desert in California. The carbon-composite plane was by Stratolaunch Systems Corp, a company started by late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, as the company enters the lucrative private space market. The white aeroplane, called