PHOTOS: Seven Passengers Died In Abuja Crash — Air Force Reveals

The jet en route Minna in Niger State crashed close to the runway of the Abuja airport after reporting engine failure In a new update, the Nigerian Air Force on Sunday said that as many as seven passengers onboard a Beechcraft KingAir B350i aircraft died when the jet crashed in Abuja. The jet en route […]

‘Pilot Complained Of Engine Failure Minutes Before Abuja Crash’ – Source Reveals

The official said there been regular flights from Abuja to Minna since the abduction of the Kangara students last week. It has been revealed that the pilot of the Nigerian Air Force Intelligence Reconnaissance Aircraft which crashed in Abuja, on Sunday, complained of engine failure barely moments after takeoff. A source at the control tower […]

THE LIST: See The Names Of Air Force Officers Who Were Killed In Abuja Plane Crash

The aircraft en route to Minna in Niger State crashed close to the runway of the airport after reporting engine failure. A Nigerian Air Force aircraft crashed today, sparking an outpouring of grief and shock. The Nigerian Air Force on Sunday said seven personnel onboard the Beechcraft KingAir B350i aircraft died when the jet crashed […]

Identity Of Pilot Who Flew Ill-fated Nigerian Air Force Aircraft

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, in a tweet, described the accident as “fatal” and prayed for the “departed souls”. The identity of the pilot who flew the Nigeria Air Force plane that crashed in Abuja has been revealed. According to SaharaReporters, Flt. Lt. Haruna Gazman has been identified as the pilot of the Nigerian […]

400 horeca employers must ask staff to repay premium paid by mistake

About 400 employers in the hospitality industry have been asked to recoup a premium accidentally paid out twice to employees, because of a computer problem, according to the Gazet van Antwerpen. The problem occurred in the system of paying out year-end premiums to workers in the industry, which has been closed down since November. It […]

Over 120,000 coronavirus deaths in the UK

The number of deaths directly due to the coronavirus has surpassed the 120,000 mark in the United Kingdom, according to figures released by the British authorities on Saturday. Between Friday and Saturday, 445 deaths have been attributed to Covid-19. Since the start of the pandemic, the number of deaths has risen to 120,365, making it […]

Fake soldier gets six-week jail term

A Mobile Court has sentenced a fake soldier arrested by operatives of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce) for assault and impersonation to six weeks imprisonment. Chairman of the Taskforce, Shola Jejeloye, a Chief Superintendent (CSP), said the convicted fake soldier was apprehended on Friday evening with his commercial motorcycle painted […]

2023: Fani-Kayode finally opens up on defection to APC (Full text)

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation Minister has finally responded to the reactions trailing his rumoured plan to dump the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, for the All Progressives Congress, APC. Fani-Kayode gave his response in a lengthy article he made available to newsmen at the weekend. He insisted that before the next general elections, there will […]

Aircraft crashes in Abuja, all passengers killed (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

A military flight has crashed in Abuja. The flight according to an eyewitness crashed close to the Abuja airport. The eyewitness, who goes by the name Imoleayo Michael Crown, disclosed this via his Twitter handle on Sunday. He disclosed that the flight would have crashed into a residential area but the pilot maneuvered the aircraft […]

How Jakande touched our lives, by family, friends

Some call him ‘the Action Governor’. Others say he was ‘the selfless achiever.’ The name of the first civilian Governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande, who passed on peacefully in his sleep last Thursday, seems forever etched in the annals of history, owing to his immense contributions to the development of Lagos. In […]

‘Why Igboho is not fit to fight Yoruba battle’

Rafiu Kolawole Abdulrasaq, a security expert and former PA (Security) to former Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State, former, Chairman FIRMA Lagos and later SURE-P under President Goodluck Jonathan amongst others, speaks with Gboyega Alaka on the ongoing battle against Fulani herdsmen being championed by Sunday Adeyemo (AKA Sunday Igboho), the danger of ethnic profiling, […]