Sell tickets in dollars get penalized, FG tells airline operators


The federal government has said it will penalize foreign airline operators if they sell flight tickets to Nigerians in dollars, insisting that such practice is a violation of Nigerian laws. Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika disclosed this to journalists after the weekly Federal Executive Council, FEC meeting presided over by President Buhari in Abuja. What … Read more

17-year-old becomes World’s Youngest Pilot to fly Solo around the world


A Belgian-British teenager, Mack Rutherford has become the world’s youngest person to fly around the world all alone in a small aircraft, after he landed yesterday on an airstrip in Sofia, West of Bulgaria’s capital, where he started his adventure five months ago. Wow! Who’s the teen prodigy? 17-year-old Mack Rutherford, born into a family … Read more

Plane crash avoided after mid-air fire

An aircraft that belongs to Overland Airways with 33 passengers on board caught fire mid-air on Wednesday night. Where did that happen?The aircraft was said to have departed Ilorin for Lagos Wednesday evening. The passengers, luckily, escaped death when the plane, which flew from the Ilorin International Airport in Kwara State, made an emergency landing … Read more

Canada To Immigrants: No House For You

The Story The Canadian government has announced plans to ban immigrants from buying houses for the next two years. Why? The plan is part of the government’s response to soaring real estate property prices. The measure, which would be contained in Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland’s budget, is expected to help the country provide billions of … Read more