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    Business FG begins plan to revive national carrier project – Nairametrics

    The Federal Government of Nigeria is planning to revive the suspended national carrier project, Nigeria Air, the minister of state for aviation (Hadi Sirika) said confirmed.... Read more via Nairametrics – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Metro Payment to pensioners shows Buhari’s commitment to welfare of Nigerians – Minister – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari to the welfare of Nigerians spurred him to end the 14-year suffering of the pensioners and former workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways. Alhaji Lai Mohammed U.S. envoy...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why national carrier project was shelved, by Osinbajo – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Vice president Yemi Osinbajo has offered an insight into why the much-celebrated Nigeria Air project was suspended by the Federal Government. According to him, the decision was to allow for private-sector management of the proposed … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria...
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    Politics Despite indefinite suspension, FG budgets N8.7bn for national carrier – TheCable

    A total of N8.7 billion was budgeted for Nigeria Air, the national carrier, in the proposed 2019 budget. This is despite the indefinite suspension placed on the project by the federal government... Read more via TheCable – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Revisiting the Air Nigeria project – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Sir: When on July 18, 2018 Hadi Sirika, the Minister of State for Aviation, told a large audience, including aviation experts during a diplomatic trip to the United Kingdom of Nigeria preparedness to float Nigeria Air, many were ecstatic about the project. ..... Read more via The Guardian...
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    Metro Take-off date of Nigeria Air to be announced soon – Vanguard Newspaper

    Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has said the embargo placed on Nigeria Air, the national carrier, will be lifted as soon as possible. According to James Daudu, the ministry’s deputy director of media and public affairs, Sirika said this.... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper –...
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    Metro Nigeria Airways: FG to commence N22.6bn staff entitlement from Monday – Vanguard News

    Federal government is to commence payment of entitlement worth N22.6billion to all former staff of the defunct national carrier, Nigeria Airways, from Monday next week.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Business Nigeria Air to cost nation N180b yearly – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Except for its indefinite suspension last Wednesday, the national carrier, Nigeria Air, was to cost Nigeria at least N180b yearly for the next 10 years, operators have said..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Politics See What Minister Of State For Aviation Hadi Sirika Tweeted After Suspending The Nigeria Air Project

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    Business FG yet to decide Nigeria Air’s partners, final bidders – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Federal Government yesterday said technical partners for the new national carrier were yet undecided, as the bidding process, among others, were still ongoing. The disclosure was in response to a report that one of the bidders, Ethiopian Airlines (ET), was … Read more via The Guardian...
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    Business Ethiopian Airlines not favourite to manage Nigeria Air – Minister – PM NEWS Nigeria

    Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika The Federal Government has faulted the claim by the ... Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Ethiopian Airlines Not Favoured to Manage Nigeria Air, Says FG – Thisdaylive

    The federal government has faulted the claim by the Ethiopian Airlines’ Chief Executive, Tewolde Gebremariam, that the airline is favoured to establish and manage the new ‘Nigeria Air.’ This is coming as the Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
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    Politics National Carrier Will Reduce Capital Flight, Says Kalu – Thisdaylive

    A former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, has expressed support for the establishment of a national carrier, Nigeria Air, saying the airline would reduce capital flight. In 2017, foreign airlines repatriated about $2.5 billion and Nigeria lost about $4 billion on unserviced bilateral...
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    Business Has Africa learned nothing about national airlines? – African Business Magazine

    The logo for the freshly branded Nigeria Air was unveiled at the 2018 Farnborough Airshow in the UK. It is Nigeria’s … Read more via African Business Magazine – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Nigeria Air: Matters Arising – Leadership Newspaper

    The minister of state, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, is in the eye of the storm. He has been working tirelessly to resurrect dead Nigeria Airways. He has promised us not only to resurrect this dead enterprise, but has vowed that Nigeria air will be sound and healthy. I … Read more via...
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    Politics We don’t need foreigners to run Nigeria Air, says SGF - Guardian Nigeria

    The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha, yesterday, said Nigeria does not need to recruit foreigners in order to run the Nigerian Air. The SFG made the remark at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) 47th convocation ceremony in Kaduna, where 256 graduating...
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    Metro SGF urges aviation stakeholders to be more security conscious – TODAY.NG

    The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, on Friday said the aviation sector in the country must be more security conscious in view of the use of aeroplanes and unmanned aerial vehicles as tools of subversion and crime.... Read more via TODAY.NG –...
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    Politics There’ll be no govt. interference in Nigeria Air, says Minister – Topix News

    The Minister of Aviation , Sen. Hadi Sirika, on Thursday, ruled out government’s interference in the recruitment and operations of Nigeria Air, expected to commence services in December. Sirika gave the assurance at a lecture, held at the Air Force Institute of Technology’s 47th convocation in...
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    Business Nigeria Air: Minister rules out government interference – TODAY.NG

    Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, on Thursday ruled out government’s interference in the recruitment and operations of new national carrier, Nigeria Air. Sirika gave the assurance at a lecture, held at the Air Force Institute of Technology’s 47th convocation in Kaduna. He explained that...
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    Politics Public servants Must Fly Nigerian Carriers – Ladun Liadi News

    In order to make indigenous airlines viable, the Federal Government on Tuesday announced that it had commenced moves that would compel any public servant travelling on a ticket bought with public funds to travel on a ... Read more via – Get More...