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Shuttered Arik Air Accuses Aviation Minister Of Demanding 5% Share- Saharareporters

Shuttered Arik Air Accuses Aviation Minister Of Demanding 5% Share- Saharareporters

News, Slider September 21, 2012 at 1:26 am 0 comments

Officials at Arik Air, whose domestic flight operations across Nigeria were grounded earlier today, have claimed that the carrier was forced out of business for refusing to part with 5% of its corporate shares as Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah, demanded.
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Orji Kalu Launches 2015 presidential race with visit to Ooni of ife

Orji Kalu Launches 2015 presidential race with visit to Ooni of ife

News, Slider September 20, 2012 at 10:27 pm 0 comments

The former Abia governor is not waiting till 2015 to begin his campaign
 
The maverick former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu, Thursday, crept into Ile Ife, the ancestral home of the Yoruba in Osun State, for a hush-hush meeting with the Ooni of Ife,

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In Zaria, Nigeria Muslims protest anti-Islam video, say Jonathan is worse than “dog” (Photos)

In Zaria, Nigeria Muslims protest anti-Islam video, say Jonathan is worse than “dog” (Photos)

News, Slider September 20, 2012 at 10:23 pm 0 comments

The protesters burnt American flags and an effigy of President Barack Obama.
As thousands of Shiite Muslims marched across the streets of Zaria, Kaduna State, to protest an anti-Islamic video made by an Israeli-American, their leader, Ibrahim

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Mr Jonathan Chews words, Suspends Introduction Of 5000 Naira Notes

Mr Jonathan Chews words, Suspends Introduction Of 5000 Naira Notes

News, Slider September 20, 2012 at 8:55 pm 0 comments

Mr Reuben Abati this evening confrimed that President Goodluck Jonathan has suspended the plannned introduction of N5,000 currency note in Nigeria.
Mr Abati claimed the move was to allow for wider consultation. He tweeted “Federal Govt steps down the introduction of the proposed N5, 000 note, for now, to allow more time for

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Point Blank With Abusidiqu- The Many Sins of Arik Air by Abubakar Usman

Point Blank With Abusidiqu- The Many Sins of Arik Air by Abubakar Usman

News, Slider September 20, 2012 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

I read with dismay, the recommendation of the Senate committee on Aviation asking the Federal Government to allow Arik Air owned by Port Harcourt-based businessman, Dr. Michael Arumemi-Ikhide, to become the national carrier until the Aviation Ministry sets up a new national carrier. Although I have not been

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N5000 Note: "Please, Please, Don’t Disgrace Me"- Jonathan Begs Mark, Tambuwal

N5000 Note: "Please, Please, Don’t Disgrace Me"- Jonathan Begs Mark, Tambuwal

News, Slider September 20, 2012 at 7:58 pm 0 comments

An online news media this evening reported that the president practically begged the duo of Senate president David Mark and Speaker of the House of Representative Aminu Tambuwal to prevail on their colleagues to withdraw the motion passed which rejected the proposed N5,000 Note and took a popular stand

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