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Gov. Dickson Inaugurates Bayelsa Airport, Urges FG to Issue Operational License

Out-going Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Monday urged Federal Government to issue operational license to the Airport inaugurated in the state on Monday. Performing the ceremony in Amassoma, Southern-Ijaw Local Government Area, Dickson also inaugurated the 2.5 kilometer road leading to the airport.The governor described the airport project as

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Falana Faults Buhari on Family Use of Presidential Jets

By Martin Paul, Abuja Nigeria’s foremost human rights lawyer and activists, Femi Falana (SAN) has faulted the presidency that children of sitting presidents are not authorised the use of presidential air fleets. Falana, in a statement yesterday said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s children have no right whatsoever to use any jet on the presidential fleet. He argued that the use of the Presidential jet by any

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Iran Cites `Technical Defect’ in Ukrainian Plane Crash

 An Iranian official has cited a “technical defect” in the crash of a Ukrainian airliner near Iran’s capital Tehran on Wednesday. Transport Minister Mohammed Eslami rejected speculation about a “suspicious” crash, the Iranian news agency Isna reported on Thursday. “The plane caught fire due to a technical defect and this resulted

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SAHCOL Privatisation: BPE’s Best Reform Initiative – DG

By Tony Obiechina, Abuja The Privatisation of the Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL) was one of the best enterprise/reform initiatives implemented by the Bureau of Public Enterprises, BPE, the Director General, Mr. Alex Okoh has affirmed. Speaking at the Inauguration of an Inter-agency Committee for the negotiation and resolution of the

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