Monthly Archives: March 2013

PROFFESSOR CHINUA ACHEBE DIES IN AMERICAN HOSPITAL AT THE AGE OF 82

Chinua Achebe, one of the world’s most celebrated writers and author of the classic novel “Things Fall Apart”, has passed away. The 82 year old Proffessor who has been sick for some time, was a David and Mariana Fisher Professor of Literature at Brown University, until his death last night in a hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. May his soul rest

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SIR EMEKA OFFOR VISITS SURVIVORS OF THE CALABAR BOAT MISHAP RESCUED BY HIS KAZTEC STAFF

14-year old Hafsat from Benin Republic and 27-year old Togolese Sani Kieve, are 2 of the survivors who were rescued by Kaztec Engineering staff offshore, after a boat carrying an estimated 128 people capsized off Nigerian coast of Calabar last week. The boat set off on Friday from neighboring country Benin, overloaded with passengers who had hoped to find work

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NCAA SUSPENDS ALL DANA FLIGHTS

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has ordered Dana Air to suspend all its flight operations in the country, barely two months after resuming operations. Sources say the decision was taken by NCAA yesterday. However, the reason for the suspension remains unclear as at the time of filing this report. While speaking to newsmen today, Dana Air spokesman Tony Usidanem

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