Abuja airport runway ready today –FAAN

  NCAA: Project 99 per cent completed Airport opens Wednesday   The runway of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, would be ready today, two days ahead of the deadline. Managing Director Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Engr. Saleh Dunoma, gave the assurance in Abuja yesterday. “We will be ready April 17, but we are leaving the remaining two days for the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). They have to certify that what we have done is in accordance with their standards. “If there is any obseration as a…

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Nigeria is not ripe for Diaspora, electronic voting -Rep Garba

Hon. Abubakar Kannaike Garba represents Ilorin East/Ilorin South Federal Constituency of Kwara State and is the Deputy Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Works. In this interview with PHILIP NYAM, he speaks on a wide range of issues including the delay in the passage of budget, the problem associated with credit facilities for farmers and SME’s and the use of card reader and electronic voting system in the country   The issue of late passage of the budget has remained an albatross in the country and the 2017…

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I stay days from home before matches and my wife understands –Bosso

Popularly known as Nomadic coach, former U-20 coach, Ladan Bosso, tells CHARLES OGUNDIYA that he is a man of principles and not arrogant as people tend to believe. Excerpts…   How did it all start for you? In the real sense of it, there is something called career choice. You look at what you want to become in life between when you were leaving secondary school and going to tertiary institution. I will say football or better still, sports was my career choice because I came from a family of…

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FAAN raises enquiry panel on inferno

Commercial, audit, media departments affected Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) yesterday set up an investigative panel to probe the early morning fire which engulfed three departments at its corporate headquarters. The panel, consisting the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Department of State Services (DSS), police and personnel of its Legal, Safety and Aviation Security departments, is to unravel the immediate and remote causes of the inferno and extent of damage. Meanwhile, the FAAN Managing Director, Saleh Dunoma, said the proposed multi-million naira FAAN headquarters was…

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FAAN to carry undercover probe into inferno, sets up panel

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Tuesday set up an investigative panel into the early morning fire that engulfed three departments at its corporate headquarters.    The panel consisting of Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Department of State Services (DSS), Nigeria Police, and personnel of its legal, safety and aviation security departments is to unravel the immediate and remote cause of the inferno an extent of damage. Meanwhile, the Managing Director of FAAN, Saleh Dunoma said the proposed multi-million naira FAAN headquarters is still…

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