Senate President Describe Germany Attack On Ekweremadu As shameful Assault.

…Nnamdi Kalu Described The Act As “Courageous”  …Nnina Nwodo says It Is Despicable, un-Igbo And Disgraceful   President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan described the attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu in Germany as shameful assault. Lawan has condemned the attack on his colleague, Ike Ekweremadu in Germany The former Deputy President of the Senate was assaulted by a group of men identified members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) at the second annual Igbo Cultural Festival held in Nuremberg, Germany. Ekweremadu was reported to have been invited to the event to…

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Ekweremadu Confirms IPOB Members Attacked On Him

… Ike Ekweremadu Escapes Lynching In Germany By IPOB   The immediate past Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has confirmed the physical assault on him by some members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra in Nuremberg, Germany. Ekweremadu confirmed the attack in a statement released by his Media Assistant, Uche Anichukwu in Abuja. The  64-second video report about the attack had gone viral on the social media earlier on Saturday. In the video, Ekweremadu was seen being violently questioned over his alleged conspiracy with the Federal Government…

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New Yam Festival: Senator Ike Ekweremadu Dragged, Stoned In Nuremberg, Germany

Former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, was disgraced by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The incident is believed to have taken place in Nuremberg, Germany. Ekweremadu was dragged around and stoned with different objects, around the venue of the event. The lawmaker was later whisked away in a car, after several attempts to stop him from escaping. In the video, one of the attackers was heard saying “imagine, people are dying on a daily basis, people are wailing on a daily basis and we are…

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FEC Approve Bill To Make AIB A Multimodal Accident Investigation body.

The Commissioner of Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria, Engr. Akin Olateru has stated that the agency was working on the process of becoming a multimodal accident investigation organisation, as it had submitted a bill in the Senate. He disclosed this at the just concluded ‘Safe Skies for Africa’ programme organised by AIB in collaboration with National Transport for Safety Board(NTSB) to further ensure safety in Africa skies. The AIB boss stated that already the Federal Executive Council (FEC) had approved its proposal for the new draft bill to make AIB…

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Organisers Of Akwaaba Unveil Diaspora Winners Of Africa Travel 100 Global Personalities Awards.

African Travel Quarterly, (Atqnews.com), has unveiled a shortlist of Diaspora winners of the Africa Travel 100 Global personalities awards. The 15th Akwaaba,  African Travel Market is from 22nd to 24th of September 2019. The award recognises personalities of African origin, living in Africa or outside the continent, irrespective of their current citizenship or nationality that has been contributing to the development of the continent and its Diaspora in the area of Tourism and Travel. This comes as plans to launch a Global Tourism Association for Tourism players in Africa and…

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Imo Deputy Governor Gerald Irona Speaks On Electricity Installations Vandal

Deputy Governor of Imo State, Rt Hon. Gerald Irona, has explained that he didn’t order assault of an alleged electricity installations vandal in Oguta area of the state. The suspect, whose name was simply given as Chidi, also known as ‘Chidi chassis’, a native of the area was identified by indigenes of the community as being responsible for the disappearance of electrical installations in the area. According to a statement on Thursday by the Adviser to the Deputy Governor, Dr. Walter Duru, it took the timely intervention of the Irona,…

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Bobnel Child Support Foundation Call For Support, Celebrates 20th Anniversary

The management of Bobnel Child Support Foundation has announced that the 20th anniversary/launching- Bobnel World Class Center for this year will be coming up on Wednesday, August 28th, 2019. Bobnel a humanitarian Non-Governmental Organisation call for support seeks help from the public to alleviate the lives of less privileged children in the society. According to the Executive Director, Mrs. Cornelia Udoenoh in an online statement sent to Waka About Africa, the event will be at Elomar Hotel, Maryland, Ikeja, Lagos starting from 2 pm.  Udoenoh also indicates that the event…

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Iri Ji Mbaise Will Boost Imo’s Economy, Serves As Bond For The Mbaise Nation –Gov. Ihedioha.

The Governor of Imo State, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha, says cultural heritage of any nation is a key factor that unites the people and guarantees progress. Governor Emeka Ihedioha, described the 2019 Iri Ji Mbaise (New Yam) festival as one that must be sustained, not only in Mbaise nation but other parts of the state. He noted that the wide acceptability and intimidating audience the Iri Ji Mbaise festival witnessed could be leveraged on for socio-economic gains for the state.  Ihedioha disclosed this at the 2019 Iriji Mbaise (New Yam)…

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NAMA Split Lagos Sub-Flight Information Region Into two sectors

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) said it has successfully split the Lagos Sub-Flight Information Region (Sub-FIR) airspace into two sectors: Lagos West Area Control Centre on 120.9MHz radio frequency and Lagos East Area Control Centre on 127.3MHz frequency. The present development is in line with its commitment towards enhancing the quality of air traffic services in the country The sectorisation which took off at exactly 00.01 UTC on  July 18, 2019, was a culmination of a two-year strategic plan by the agency to achieve sectored operations in the Lagos…

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Arike Air To Give Passengers Hospitality Partener With Radisson Blu

Arik Air and Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Lagos are partnering to offer passengers discount on room rates as well as free room upgrade in the five-star hotel. The offer according to the airline includes 10 percent off weekend rates, free room upgrade, 15 percent off buffet meals, 10 percent off spa treatment and 10% off beauty studio services. The airline explained that to enjoy the offer, guests are required to present their Arik Air boarding pass not older than one month after flying at Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Victoria Island,…

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