BY ANTHONY AWUNOR, Lagos
The Federal Ministry of Transportation, through the Ministry of Aviation has made some new appointments and postings in the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB).
The new development was communicated from the human resources management department yesterday to the management of FAAN via a letter titled “Staff Appointments and Posting” with reference number Ref: MCA/0146/S. 22/Vol T /91.
In the letter dated 18th August, 2017, addressed to the managing director of FAAN, ngr Saleh Dunoma, the ministry stated “the Honourable Minister of State, Aviation has approved the following appointments and staff postings in FAAN as follows.” Mal Kabir A N Mohammed as general manager, accounts while Mr. Anozie Norris is now director (HRM) FAAN. Hajiya Salamatu Eluma, a director of (HRM) has been posted to AIB as director (HRM).”
According to the official document, signed by director (HRM), S.U.D. Maigana on behalf of the Minister of State (Aviation), “all postings are with immediate effect. Please accept the best assurances of the Honourable Minister of State (Aviation).”
Meanwhile, the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will today commence an assessment visit to the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).
A four-member team from the FAA have arrived Nigeria to conduct the audit which will take place from August 21-25, 2017.
The members of the team are: Louis A.Alvarez, team leader, L.P.Vanstory, operations specialist; Benjamin Garrido, airworthiness specialist and Jeffrey Klang, Attorney. The FAA officials will assess the Nigeria’s aviation law, regulations and oversight capability in accordance with the eight critical elements as defined in ICAO document 9734.
In addition, during the assessment, the team will need to visit the facilities of an Airline Operators Certificate (AOC) holder. They will look at the operations and maintenance organisations. At the end of the assessment there will be a debriefing session at the headquarters of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).
Call For Herders To Return: Northern Youths Welcome PMB’s Intervention
The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has said that it is encouraged by the sudden response by President Muhammadu Buhari...
Auto Crash Claims 2, Injures 6 Persons In Anambra
An accident involving two vehicles on Enugu-Onitsha expressway in Anambra on Friday claimed the lives of two persons while six...
XIREA Apparels To Launch World-Class Ultramodern Garment Manufacturing Facility
…Plans To Employ 50,000 Nigerians by 2030 In a bid to boost the Nigerian economy, XIREA Apparels, a new company...
Corruption Cuts Across Sectors – ICPC Chairman
Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), on Friday said prevalence of corruption in...
Court Remands Father Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 3 Daughters
An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a 57-year-old father, Mr Mojeeb Fashola, accused of sexually assaulting his...
Edo: APC Shouldn’t Push Obaseki Out – Idahosa
Charles Idahosa was special adviser on Political Matters to former Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. In this interview with...
Bayelsa Has Resources To Up IGR – Agbedi
In this interview with CHIBUZO UKAIBE, Hon Fred Agbedi, representing Sagbama/Ekeremor Federal Constituency of Bayelsa State, speaks on some pressing...
FEATURES19 hours ago
Sen Abbo Abducted My Daughter – Father
COLUMNS7 hours ago
Who Is After Pastor Fatoyinbo?
EDUCATION20 hours ago
30 Nigerian Students Get Full U.S. Govt Scholarship
POLITICS19 hours ago
Bayelsa APC Writes Oshiomhole Over Adoption Of Direct Mode Of Party Primary
NEWS20 hours ago
U.S. Designates Hezbollah Leader Global Terrorist, Offers $7m For Information
SPORTS7 hours ago
I Never Wanted To Fight Ruiz — Joshua
OPINION19 hours ago
GYB – A Performer Who Deserves The Ultimate Crown
OPINION7 hours ago
What Are Obaseki’s Sins?