Report Reveals Weakness in Nigeria's Aviation Industry

A draft report by Nigeria's National Assembly joint committee - investigating the causes of the Dana plane Crash - has said that the country's aviation industry is deteriorating due to negligence, ageing fleets and rampant corruption.
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    Daily Trust, 20 November 2012

    Nigeria's aviation industry is weak and stagnating because of regulatory negligence, cutting of corners, ageing fleets and ministerial interference in duties of agencies, a ... read more »

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Nigeria -Aircraft landing at the airport

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Air Nigeria

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    This Day, 1 October 2012

    The Federal Government has approved a sum of N106 billion naira, through the Federal Executive Council (FEC), to commence the construction of five new, world-class international ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Setting Up Another Airline Puts a Question Mark On PDP's Economic Agenda for Nigeria

    Vanguard, 1 October 2012

    The news broken by the National President, Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), Mr Benjamin Okewu, last week that the Federal Government might ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Airforce Under-Funded - Reps

    Vanguard, 1 October 2012

    Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Airforce, yesterday, raised an alarm that the Nigeria Airforce was grossly underfunded as only N1.8 billion of the N5 billion ... read more »

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Minister of Aviation, Princess Stella Oduah