Turkish Airlines To Know Fate Over Suspension Of Operating Licence By NCAA

  Turkish Airlines will know their fate regarding the suspension of their operating license by the Federal Government. The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) had earlier issued the airline a warning over its use of small aircraft, as well as not bringing passengers into Nigeria with their checked-in luggage. READ ALSO: Kaduna-Abuja Highway Now Safe … Continue reading Turkish Airlines To Know Fate Over Suspension Of Operating Licence By NCAA

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Exercise Higher Tolerance Before Industrial Actions, Gbajabiamila Tells Electricity Workers

  In a bid to find lasting solution to the lingering electricity situation in the country leadership of the House Representatives on Thursday met with parties concerned in the matter. Speaker of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila, during the meeting appealed to the union to “exercise higher tolerance” before thinking of embarking on strike as their … Continue reading Exercise Higher Tolerance Before Industrial Actions, Gbajabiamila Tells Electricity Workers

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India Shuts Down Internet Following Protests Over Citizenship

  Internet access was cut in India’s northeastern city of Guwahati on Friday as thousands gathered for fresh protests against a new citizenship law, a day after police shot dead two demonstrators. Protests erupted this week after the government introduced new legislation that many in the far-flung northeast believe will give citizenship to immigrants from … Continue reading India Shuts Down Internet Following Protests Over Citizenship

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Algerians Await Outcome Of Election Marred By Violence, Low Turnout

  Algerians awaited the outcome Friday of a widely unpopular presidential election marred by attacks on polling stations and the lowest turnout in the country’s history. The election had been championed by the army as a way of restoring stability almost 10 months into a protest movement that in April ousted president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, 82, … Continue reading Algerians Await Outcome Of Election Marred By Violence, Low Turnout

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Christmas Plans In Jeopardy As Strike Continues In France

  French commuters gritted their teeth on the ninth day of a crippling public transport strike Friday, pinning their hopes for an end to the daily misery on the government’s offer of fresh negotiations with unions over a contested pensions overhaul. Many travellers are reconsidering their holiday travel plans as unions stood united in their … Continue reading Christmas Plans In Jeopardy As Strike Continues In France

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Trump Congratulates Boris Johnson On ‘Great’ Election Win

  US President Donald Trump on Friday congratulated UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on his election victory, saying their two countries were now free to strike a “massive” new trade deal. Prime Minister Boris Johnson looks set to win a comfortable majority in parliament after Thursday’s election. “Congratulations to Boris Johnson on his great WIN!”, Trump tweeted. “Britain and the United States will now … Continue reading Trump Congratulates Boris Johnson On ‘Great’ Election Win

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EU To ‘Rebuild’ Ties With UK After Johnson Win

  The EU will have to rebuild its ties with London after Boris Johnson’s election victory which is likely to lead to Brexit in January, the EU’s Internal Market Commissioner said on Friday. “We now have to rebuild relations with Great Britain which is an important partner,” Thierry Breton told French RTL radio, saying the bloc wanted … Continue reading EU To ‘Rebuild’ Ties With UK After Johnson Win

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Johnson Vows To Get Brexit Done After Election Victory

  Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday hailed a political “earthquake” in Britain after a thumping election victory which clears the way for the country to finally leave the EU next month after years of paralysing deadlock. With all but one result declared for the 650-seat parliament, Johnson’s Conservative party has secured 364 seats — its biggest majority since … Continue reading Johnson Vows To Get Brexit Done After Election Victory

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Kaduna-Abuja Highway Now Safe – El-Rufai

  Kidnapping on Abuja-Kaduna highway has substantially reduced, Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, said on Thursday. The Governor made the remark at an inter-agency security meeting held in Kaduna. Early this year, Kaduna state was in the news for the wrong reasons due to rising cases of kidnapping, communal clashes, and rural banditry.   At some … Continue reading Kaduna-Abuja Highway Now Safe – El-Rufai

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Court Orders Arrest of Diezani, Convicts Two INEC Staff Over N362m Bribe

The Adamawa State High Court sitting in Yola has ordered the Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, to liaise with the International Police Organization, INTERPOL, to arrest a former Minister Of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.

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