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Sirika says ‘fundamental issues’ cause delay in completion of Abuja Airport new terminal

-Oru Leonard   Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, says delay in the Completion of Abuja Airport New Terminal is Caused by fundamental Issues. Sirika stated this on Tuesday during an inspection tour of the new terminal building at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, that was  to be completed by December

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Buhari to Commission Nigeria’s First Inland Dry Port in Kaduna

Oru Leonard President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday 4th January, 2018 commission the Kaduna Inland Dry Port in Kakuri, Kaduna. A statement signed by the Director, Special Duties of the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Mr. Ignatius Nweke, said the port which is among the seven dry ports being promoted by the Council was

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Passengers stranded at Abuja Airport as Flights Delay, Cancel at Abuja Airport over bad weather

    Most passengers were stranded as some domestic and international airlines on Wednesday delayed or cancelled their flights at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, due to adverse weather conditions. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that the affected flights involved are Air Peace, Dana Air, Arik Air, Azman and Air

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Transport Ministry holds 2nd road stakeholders workshop,plans to engage public,private sectors

Oru Leonard,Abuja   The Federal Ministry of Transportation has organized its 2nd Annual Road Stakeholders Workshop on strategies to increase the contribution of Road Transportation to the economy with the theme "Role of Road Transportation in the Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals and Nigeria's Economic Recovery and Growth Plan". The 2- day

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Amaechi Inspects the Lagos –Ibadan Axis of the Standard Guage Project

-Oru Leonard   The Minister of Transportation, Hon. Chibuike Amaechi on Tuesday took Journalists on assessment tour of the Lagos-Ibadan axis of the standard guage railway project The Minister who spoke to Journalists after an inspection tour of railway construction projects in Papalanto, Ogun State, expressed satisfaction with the speed of work, adding

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Reps Give Intels 24 Hours to Declare Public Funds in Its Possession

  The House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee on Treasury Single Account (TSA) yesterday gave Intels Nigeria Limited 24 hours to declare the amount of public funds currently in its possession as well as transfer same to the TSA without further delay. It further summoned the Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and

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Lagos govt seals Chisco, Ifex, GUO, Peace other transporters’ offices 

  Lagos State Government on Tuesday sealed off the premises of Chisco Transport, Ifex Express Limited, GUO Transport, and other major commercial transport operators in Jibowu area of Yaba, Lagos. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Olufemi Salami, acting on the approval of the Acting Commissioner for Transportation, Anofiu Elegushi, said the move

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Govt subsidy makes NCAT the Cheapest Place to Train, Rector says

Oru Leonard,Abuja   The Rector, Nigerian College of Aviation Technology, Zaria (NCAT), Capt. Abdulsalam Muhammed , disclosed that against popular opinion of the school being expensive, NCAT is the cheapest place to train anywhere due to the government subsidy. The Rector who disclosed this in an interview during the International Civil Aviation Organization,World

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