Governor Nyesom Wike's unfortunate detention of pilots
Today, on ‘Inside Stuff,’ multi-award-winning columnist and Executive Head of The Guardian's Editorial Board, Martins Oloja speaks on the detention of Pilots by the governor of Rivers State, Wike. Stating that, Nigerian workers flying into the city to do their jobs shouldn’t have led to them being detained.
Boeing discovers new software problem in 737 Max
The US aerospace giant said it is "keeping our customers and suppliers informed" about the new software issue. Aviation regulators have grounded the 737 Max across the globe after two deadly crashes.
Nigerian aviation sector doesn't support competition, Senator Yusuf claims
Nigerian aviation sector doesn't support competition, Senator Yusuf claims.
Aviation Unions halt strike at NCAA, meets with minister in Abuja
Minister of state for Aviation, Hadi Sirika has stepped into the face-off between aviation workers and their employer, the Nigerian CivilAviation Authority.
FAA says 737 Max remains Airworthy
U.S. aviation regulators have said they anticipate mandating changes to Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft by April after a second fatal crash in five months. The FAA says the planes remain airworthy and have no intention of following China’s lead in grounding it.
Akagera Aviation’s plan to reduce foreign pilot dependence revealed
With a fleet of helicopters, a new aviation school and a graduating class of new pilots on the way; Akagera Aviation is providing a solution for Rwanda's desire to reduce reliance on foreign pilots. CNBC Africa's Makeda Mahadeo sat down with Patrick Nkulikiyimfura, Managing Director of Akagera Aviation for more.
Nigeria suspends national carrier indefinitely
Nigeria has called off plans to launch the country’s national carrier, Nigeria Air, indefinitely. Coming barely two months after it’s unveiling, what signal does this overhaul send to potential investors about Nigeria's Aviation Sector? For more CNBC Africa is joined by Pekun Sowole, Aviation Lawyer at JurisLaw Legal Practitioners.
The state of Nigeria’s aviation industry
The Nigeria aviation sector in recent time has witnessed various challenges as aircraft traffic shrank by 5.9 per cent in the second quarter. Fubara Anga, Partner at AELEX Group joins CNBC Africa to discuss the state of Nigeria's aviation sector.
Swiss Billionaire Thomas Flohr discusses new aviation firm in Dubai
Thomas Flohr, chairman and founder of VistaJet, which operates a fleet of over 70 business aircraft that ferry executives, politicians and private clients around the world, talks about the his new company in Dubai.