Fidelity bank card banner Camano banner
Saudi Arabia disqualifies 3 Nigerian airlines from transporting Hajj pilgrims

By News Express on 05/08/2016

Views: 1,259


The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has said the three air carriers disqualified from transporting Nigerian pilgrims to the 2016 Hajj were those not cleared by the Saudi Arabian aviation authorities.

The Head of Aviation of NAHCON, Alhaji Mohammadu Goni, told newsmen in Abuja that the affected airlines include Dornier Aviation Nigeria AEP Ltd; Top Brass and Azman Air Services.

It would be recalled that the federal government had approved six airline operators to transport intending pilgrims for the exercise. Goni, however, said the General Authority of Civil Aviation of Saudi Arabia (GACA) cleared only three airlines out of the six.

He said the airlines approved by the Saudi authorities are: Med-View Airlines Ltd.; Max Air Ltd. and Fly-Nas Air (Saudi Arabian designated carrier). Goni said only these three airlines were designated to fly the route between the two countries. (NAN)

Source News Express

Posted 05/08/2016 2:58:24 PM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
DHQ investigates deadly Navy/Police clash

Falae's abductors reduce ransom demand to N90m

100 oil workers escape death as fire razes...

Ikea founder dies at 91

Man strips self naked, nails testicles in public...

Davido, Stonebwoy, Bobi Wine, Mohamed Salah, Farida Nabourema...

Panic grips APC chiefs, PDP defectors with EFCC...

FG employs 200,000 graduates

Schools to teach Maths, science subjects in Nigerian...

BREAKING NEWS: Mass grave of massacred pro-Biafra agitators...

Expectations, opportunities as Buhari visits Trump at White...

Bribery, immoral acts: Rights group writes Senate, demands...

 

Latest News Day TB Joshua took Jesus’ hometown by storm Chartered Accountant, partner found dead in Lagos residence Igbo leaders meet in Ebonyi over 2023 presidential project We’re re-strategising to vanquish Boko Haram — Buratai Nigerian journalist facing terror charges slammed with N100m bail INEC Server: Atiku, PDP head to Supreme Court Mafia boss escapes from prison HDP presents cases against Buhari, INEC as Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal resumes sitting NPA clarifies position on $2.6bn Badagry Deep Seaport project Presidency hails rejection of PDP’s request to inspect INEC’s server Election Server: INEC’s behaviour unfortunate — Obi Oyo APC dares Makinde

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (498,192 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (427,153 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (367,402 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (313,331 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (278,011 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (244,871 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (235,381 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (217,373 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (215,004 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (205,660 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (185,576 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (184,675 views)

 

NNPC 2019 National Science Quiz Competition

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (94) Business & Economy (4,324) Business Verdict (75) Columnists (1,055) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (209) Entertainment (627) Features (767) Global Business Monitor (384) ICT Monitor (53) International (3,622) Interview (184) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (162) Maggie's Blog (314) News (47,765) Opinion (1,268) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,068) Religion (1,033) Sports (2,050) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera