Hyundai recalls 600,000 Vehicles  over Brake Fluid Leak
Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia are recalling over 600,000 vehicles in the United States and Canada to fix a brake fluid leak that could cause engine fires. The recalls cover more than 440,000 Kia Optima midsize sedans from 2013 through 2015 and Kia Sorento SUVs from 2014 and 2015.... Read more
Reps Threatens Revocation of Abuja-Kaduna Road Rehabilitation Project
The House of Representatives has threatened to direct that  the Abuja-Kaduna road contract be cancelled  if it was not completed by the contractor , Julius Berger Plc on the terminal date of May 2021. The  House Committee on Works who made the threat  while inspecting the project,  said it... Read more
FG Hikes Passenger Service Charge by 100%, Shifts Resumption of Int’l Flight
The Resumption of international flights by  August 29, 2020, as earlier announced , has now been shifted to September 5, 2020 by  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). This is as the  Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria( FAAN )has increased passenger service charge from N1000 to N2000 with effect... Read more
FG Says International Flights Will Resume In Weeks
Sequel to the clamour by travelers for the government to announce the  date for the resumption of foreign flights , the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika  has said that international flights will resume in a matter of weeks. He disclosed this in Abuja on Thursday during the briefing by... Read more
Air Peace to Lay off More Staff, Despite Sack of 70 Pilots
… as It Cuts Salaries of Remaining Staff by 40 % Despite the sacking of  over 70 pilots across its fleet types  recently and the slash of  the salary of its remaining over 2,000  workforce by about 40 per cent ,Air Peace is to further lay off more of... Read more
Buhari Approves 100% Hike in Abuja- Kaduna Train Fares
Rail Services to Commence Wed, Despite COVID-19 The Federal Government has  reviewed  upward , by 100 per cent  to N3000 , N5,000 and   N6000 the  one trip of  the , Economic, Business  and First classes of the Abuja – Kaduna Train rides , from the erstwhile N1, 500, N2,... Read more
FG Says It  Needs N277bn for Rehabilitation of Lagos 3rd Mainland Bridge, 36 Others
  The Federal Government has said that it will requires  N277 billion  to rehabilitate  37 bridges across the nation  which require necessary repairs, just as it has again confirmed  the partial closure of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos, for scheduled maintenance  work, that will last from July 2020... Read more
Senate Tasks FG on Rehabilitation, Concession of Eastern Rail line
The Senate has implored the Federal Government to urgently rehabilitate and concession the Eastern rail line. Consequently, the Upper Chamber during its deliberations yesterday mandated its Committee on Land Transport to liaise with relevant ministry and agencies, to facilitate the execution of the Eastern corridor. In its resolution, the... Read more
Piracy: No of Abducted Crew In W/A Up  51% , as Pirates Kidnap 11 off Nigeria
The number of kidnapped crew by pirates in West Africa has risen by 51 per cent to 74 between January and July 2, this year , sequel to the latest attacks by a  group of armed men, on  the FPSO Sendje Berge some 30 nautical miles southwest from Bonny... Read more
N122.2bn Worth of  Seven Road Projects Get FEC Approval
Seven road  projects, worth N122.280 billion ,cutting across various states in the six geopolitical zones of  Nigeria,  were  approved  by the  Federal Executive Council (FEC),  at its meeting in Abuja yesterday. Addressing State House Correspondents, Ministers of Works and Housing, and his Information and Culture counterpart, Mr Babatunde Fashola... Read more