AMAECHI FIRES RAILWAY WORKERS OVER TICKET RACKETEERING

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has removed the station managers, porters, and ticket officials at Idu and Rigasa rail stations over alleged ticket racketeering. The...

AT LEAST 10 DEAD, SIX INJURED IN LOKOJA FUEL TANKER FIRE

Ten people were burnt beyond recognition while six others sustained serious injuries when a petrol tanker went up in flames in Felele area of...

HOW TAXES, HIGH AIR FARE, STIFLE AVIATION GROWTH

Slow growth in the aviation sector has again been linked to multiple taxes and charges levied against operators and passengers in the country. The cumulative...

LAGOS SEALS COMMERCIAL TRANSPORT COMPANIES’ PARKS IN JIBOWU

Lagos State Government has sealed off the premises of some commercial transport companies at Jibowu, as it enforces the order asking inter-state buses to...

Air carriers move to comply with US restriction on electronics

Several of the air carriers including Turkish Airlines, Etihad and Qatar that were listed in the US restriction on carriage of electronics more than...

EIGHT FEARED DEAD, SEVERAL INJURED AS TRAIN COLLIDED WITH TRUCK IN LAGOS

Three passengers were crushed on Thursday by the train in which they were travelling when it collided with a truck that was making an...

FIVE SHIPS LOADED WITH $37.9M MAIZE, OTHERS ARRIVE LAGOS PORTS

About five vessels bearing maize, ethanol and wheat estimated at over $37.9m have arrived at the Lagos and Tin Can Island ports. According to information...

GE emerges sole bidder for $2bn Nigerian rail concession

A consortium led by General Electric (GE) has submitted the only bid for a Nigerian railway concession project worth $2 billion for two lines...

SCARCITY OF YELLOW CARD LEAVE PASSENGERS STRANDED AT LAGOS AIRPORT

The alleged scarcity of International Certificate for Vaccination popularly known as Yellow Card have left scores of passengers stranded at the Murtala Muhammed International...

NIGERIA TO WITNESS SURGE IN AIR TRAVEL BY 2030 – NCAA

Muhtar Usman, The Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), has said that Nigeria is preparing the aviation sector to develop the capacity...