EIGHT AIR MARSHALS FIRED FOR DRINKING AT LUNCH DURING TRAINING

Eight federal air marshals are being fired for drinking alcohol during training, and six others are being disciplined for not reporting it, according to the Transportation Security Administration. The marshals, who typically fly with guns to protect commercial flights, were in New York in February for training and were not scheduled to fly that day…. [Continue Reading]

WERE THEY WRONG? WHAT WOULD YOU DO?

Maimuna Anyene died with her four children (Kamsi, 2, twins Kayna and Kayne 1, and Kamal, 7 months), her husband, mother and other relatives in last Sunday’s Dana crash, while heading to Lagos to attend her younger brother’s wedding, which was scheduled to take place yesterday, June 9th. A total of nine members of the… [Continue Reading]

HOW DO YOU KNOW THE PLANE YOU ARE BOARDING IS SAFE?

Read this before you get on that flight. There’s a lot that you do not know about the airline your’re flying. (CNN) — Beyond a vague familiarity with the world’s major airlines, most travelers know little about the hundreds of carriers transporting passengers across the globe. Sunday’s deadly air crash in Nigeria raises questions about the… [Continue Reading]

NIGERIAN-AMERICANS IN NIGERIA PLANE CRASH IDENTIFIED

(CNN) — Josephine and Jennifer Onita were returning from the wedding of a close friend in Nigeria. Maimuna Anyene was on her way to her brother’s matrimonials. Weddings are a big reason people cross oceans and continents, making journeys brimming with mirth and laughter back to the lands where they and their families came from…. [Continue Reading]

NIGERIAN GOVT WITHDRAWS DANA AIR’S AVIATION LICENCE, SENATE SUSPENDS AVIATION CHIEF

AND SO IT BEGINS…. The Federal Government has withdrawn the license of Dana Air for safety and precautionary reasons following Sunday’s crash of a Dana Air aircraft in Lagos. This was disclosed by the spokesman of the Ministry of Aviation, Mr. Joe Obi and comes on the heels of an earlier resolution of the Senate… [Continue Reading]

AIR NIGERIA DENIES EX DIRECTOR’S CLAIM CALLING HIM A FRAUD

Heads will roll!! Since the crash of the Dana Air flight in Lagos, accusations have been flying left and right. Guilty conciense is a bitch. The management of Air Nigeria yesterday denied the negative stories and false information being circulated by the dismissed finance director of the airline, John Nnorom. The airline, in a statement in Nigeria… [Continue Reading]

GOODLUCK JONATHAN, NIGERIAN PRESIDENT WEEPS AT LAGOS CRASH SITE

President Goodluck Jonathan is seen here weeping at the sight of the Dana Air disaster at Iju Ishaga,Lagos State today during a visit to the place. We see him wiping the tears from his eyes. he has declared three days of mourning and the Nigerian flag will continue to fly at half mast. Posted by… [Continue Reading]

LAGOS PLANE CRASH WAS NO ACCIDENT! HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE TO DIE BEFORE WE WAKE UP?

I sat on my couch yesterday, glued to the Television, listening and watching all the images as they scrolled across the screen about the plane crash in Lagos, Nigeria. I was desperate to find out details of what happened. I wanted to find out what went wrong. For now, the death toll has been capped at 163… [Continue Reading]

AMERICAN PILOT ON LAGOS, NIGERIA PLANE CRASH MADE DISTRESS CALL BEFORE CRASH

Lagos, Nigeria — I just found out that the pilot of the Dana Air plane that crashed into a densely populated neighborhood in Lagos, Nigeria, was American and radioed that the plane was having trouble just minutes earlier, an airline official told CNN on Monday. The details emerged as search and rescue crews worked to recover… [Continue Reading]

PLANE CRASH IN LAGOS, NIGERIA,– DANA AIR PASSENGER PLANE CRASHES!

This just in, PLANE CRASH IN LAGOS, NIGERIA!!! A Dana Air passenger plane has crashed in Lagos, Nigeria. This has just occured at Toyin Street,Iju Ishaga in lagos state. Several houses have been affected and the number of casualties is unknown. Fire services and para military crews are being called to the scene now. Posted… [Continue Reading]