Tag: Private Jets

FG bans 91 private jets owned by highly placed Nigerians

The federal government has banned 91 private jets for owing import duties in excess of N30bn. This was disclosed in a letter with reference number NCS/T&T/ACG/042/s.100/VOL.II, which was dated November 2, 2021, and addressed to the Director-General, NCAA, Capt Musa Nuhu. The letter was also addressed and sent to the[Read More…]

’30 Private Jets Owned By Highly Placed Nigerians Owe Customs Duties’

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says 30 out of 65 private jets verified so far are liable to pay required duties to the Federal Government. The Customs Public Relations Officer, Mr Joseph Attah, made this known while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Sunday. Attah[Read More…]

Pius Adesanmi: Private Jets And The Lord’s Vineyard In Nigeria

Congratulations to Pastors T.B. Joshua and Enoch Adeboye on the purchase of their brand new $60-million Gulfstream luxury private jets – reported on two consecutive days by Sahara Reporters. We are thankful to God for three unrelated reasons: 1) This epidemic of Gulfstream jets in the Lord’s vineyard in Nigeria[Read More…]

Nasir El-rufai: Ayo Oritsejafor And Company, Tainted And Jittery

When light unexpectedly shines on murkiness, those exposed by the stinging rays often berate the light rather than regret the muck. That is the plight of Ayo Oritsejafor whose private jet was identified as the vessel impounded by the South African authorities for ferrying $9.3m cash into their country. A[Read More…]

Armsfree Ajanaku: Diezani, Travails Of Tragic Heroine

Those who take more than a passing interest in ancient philosophy would recall some of the polemics of Greek philosopher, Aristotle. In one of those seminal postulations, the sage laid the theoretical basis for understanding the exertions, travails and eventual fall of the tragic hero. In the Aristotelian worldview therefore,[Read More…]

Create Jobs; Stop The Private Jets Jamboree – NLC Backs Reps On Probe Of Petroleum Minister

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has backed the move by some members of the House of Representatives to investigate the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Madueke’s expenditures on hired private jets. In a statement titled “Create Jobs; Stop the Private Jets Jamboree NOW!,” issued on Sunday, President, Abdulwahed Omar,[Read More…]