Plane Crash In Nigeria

Wake-up call for Nigeria’s elite

Farewell ceremonies ended last Thursday for another one of us. Deji Falae was the son of a former Minister of Finance, Secretary to the Federal ... Full story

Governor Suntai flown abroad after plane crash whilst aides still remain in Nigeria

Governor Danbaba Suntai of Taraba State, involved in a plane crash in Yola on Thursday, has been evacuated from the Yola Specialist Hospital, where he ... Full story

Governor Danbaba Suntai of Taraba State’s Aides Flown To Germany

The three aides of Governor Danbaba Suntai of Taraba State involved in last Thursday’s air crash in company of the governor have been transferred to ... Full story

Dana Airline, Whose Plane Recently Crashed In Lagos Killing All On Board, Named Best Domestic Carrier By FAAN

In what families of the June 3 Dana Airline plane crash victims may find offensive, the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) at the weekend ... Full story

Arik Airlines Pilot Ignores Bad Weather Warning Almost Leading To Another Mishap!

Arik flight W3232 from Enugu to Abuja scheduled to depart Enugu at about 10:00am was delayed until 11:40am, due to reports of approaching bad weather ... Full story

Black Box Of Crashed Dana Plane Burnt

Nigerians may never know why Dana flight 992 crashed in Lagos, southwest Nigeria, on 3 June, killing more than 150 people on board and others ... Full story

Wealthy Nigerians Now Fly From Lagos To Abuja Via London

Worried by safety of local Nigerian airlines, some of the wealthy businessmen in the country are taking the unusual step of flying the 300 miles ... Full story

Air Vice Marshal Paul Dike: Why our planes crash

 IN 2006, after the Sosoliso air crash in Port Harcourt which claimed the lives of 61 secondary school children on holidays from Abuja, the Obasanjo ... Full story

Bellview Airline Was Bombed Seven Years Ago, Not a Crash

A top official of the Red Cross, Professor Charles Ohiku, made the startling revelation in an exclusive interview with Sunday Sun in Lagos. Prof Ohiku, ... Full story

Nigerian Aviation Troubles: Passengers On Arik Flight Terrified Due To Faulty Fuel Tank

Frightened passengers scurried to exit doors and sent frantic text messages to loved ones on Sunday night as Arik flight W3 272, which was diverted ... Full story

Touching Story Of The Okwuchukwu Children Who Lost Both Parents In Dana Air Crash

Though Joel, Chisom and Esther lost their parents, Jeremiah and Josephine Okwuchukwu, on the day of the Dana plane crash, finding  foster parents for the ... Full story

Families Of Dana Air Victims Fight Over Corpse

Two families almost came to blows at the Lekan Ogunsola Memorial Morgue of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos on Monday as both ... Full story

Further release of victims of Dana air crash put on hold

  Further release of bodies of victims of last Sunday’s Dana air crash may have been put on hold at the Lekan Ogunsola Memorial Mortuary of ... Full story

Femi Falana: Dana Air victims’ families deserve more than $100,000

  Immediate past president of the West Africa Bar  Association, WABA, Mr. Femi Falana yesterday said dependents of the victims of the last Sunday Dana airline ... Full story

Woman missed Dana flight because Chinese men cheated her in the queue

Ihezuo, narrated that she initially went to the Arik airlines stand, but their plane was fully booked, so she headed for Dana Air where she ... Full story

World Mourns Tragic Death of Professor Emmanuel Asuquo Obot, Nigerian Conservation Leader

Conservationists globally are mourning the death of  Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) Executive Director Professor Emmanuel Asuquo Obot. Professor Obot, who had a long association with WWF, ... Full story

CORRUPTION, GREED, HUNGER And IGNORANCE Caused Many To Die From Dana Air Plane crash

I know this headline will make you wonder where I'm driving at, at first thought some of you will wonder what hunger has to do ... Full story

Man sues US plane manufacturer for wife’s death

The husband of a Nigerian woman who died in the crash of a Nigerian airliner that killed 153 people has filed a lawsuit in the ... Full story

Surprise Birthday For Daniel Awani Turned Tragic As He And His Wife Both Died In Plane Crash

For the Awanis, birthday celebrations were one event that every member of the family looked forward to. And so it was only normal that preparations ... Full story

Oluwakemi Somolu died on flight back from attending a wedding, was three months away from her own wedding

THE Somolu family in Lekki area of Lagos and the authorities of  a private school in Mafoluku, Laureates College and Kiddies’ Kingdom Private School, are ... Full story

Princewill Asks For Judicial Probe With 34 Plane Crashes In Nigeria Since 1959

With the Dana Air plane crash of last Sunday that claimed the lives of over 164 Nigerians including the entire passengers, crew members and innocent ... Full story

Photos Of Victims Of Dana Air Crash And Relatives At The Airport

Relations, friends and sympathizers who besieged the conference room of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, MM2, local wing broke down in tears and wept uncontrollably yesterday ... Full story

Plane Crash in Lagos, No Survivors - Photos

Dana Air, a passenger plane operating in Nigeria and carrying 153 passengers has crashed into a building in Nigeria's main city of Lagos, officials and ... Full story

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Nwankwo Kanu Happy With U-23 Team, Arsenal Victories

Former Nigeria international, Nwankwo Kanu, has expressed his excitement over the wins recorded by his former club, Arsenal, and the Nigeria U-23 men’s team on ... Full story

Lagos Seals Kanu Nwankwo’s Hotel

A hotel belonging to former Super Eagles captain, Kanu Nwankwo, has been sealed by officials of Lagos State Government. The hotel, Hardley Apartments, is located on ...

I Pray Ernest Asuzu Abandons Bad Friends—Wife Speaks

Wife of Nollywood actor, Ernest Asuzu, Jennifer, has disclosed that she feels sad about the negative reports linked with her husband. Jennifer, who works as a ...

I Might Die On Set—Victor Olaotan

Veteran Nollywood actor, Victor Olaotan, who has spent over five decades in the entertainment industry, has said he is not ready to retire anytime soon. The ...

Obesere Warns Jealous, Aggrieved Ibadan Fuji Musicians

Fuji icon, Alhaji Abass Obesere, has warned his ‘enemies’ to stop threatening his fans in Ibadan because of the regular shows he gets from show ...

VIDEO, GRAPHIC WARNING: Boko Haram releases barbaric video of insurgency

Islamist sect, Boko Haram, has released a barbaric video of its brutality in Nigeria, the stronghold of the sect. The sect has been waging a ...

TONI PAYNE’S BOMBSHELL! Nigerian Men Are No Go Area For Me

TV Host, Toni Payne is one celebrity who has had it rough over time in her relationships. Recall that shortly after she had a bitter taste ...

Tuface attacks comedian, Chuks D’ General

Popular Comedian, Chuks D’ General, was put under intense ‘fire’ recently after his joke on Nigerian old and legendary singers went rather too far. Chuks ...

Straight from my heart

As a starry-eyed 16-year old, I had been in love with the written word for years. School-recommended text books, novels, newspapers, magazines -whether dog-eared, rat-eared ...

Arsenal Fan Who Picks Up Mourinho's Community Shield Medal After Defeat

Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho threw his Community Shield runners-up medal to a young Arsenal fan after defeat at Wembley.  Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho handed a young ... Full story