FCI International to celebrate excellence

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…….at NIGAV 2016 December 9

AS the year comes to end, the aviation industry like other sector begin to wind down and take stock in all the activities that trailed the industry throughout the year. Though Besieged by various operational challenges ranging from poor supply of aviation fuel to continued devaluation of the naira, the industry has staggered on, with thanks to dedicated aviation workers who have continued to upheld best industry practices.

To recognize and motivate personnel of the aviation industry, FCI International ltd, the pioneer of Nigeria Aviation development promotion event is geared once again to hold the aviation industry most prestigious award event, NIGAV Award on the 9th of December 2016 in Lagos.

In a press release by the Chief Convener of the award programme, Mr Fortune Idu, NIGAV event is designed to identify and recognize individuals and organizations that have brought remarkable changes and improvements to the industry through works and acts that added value to aviation development, air transport service delivery and safer air travel.

In his statement he said, that the selection process is through public opinion either sent through email or filled out in the form which the organizer had made available on its website since July this year. Anyone can nominate and justify it with reasons. The submission will be subjected to a review by NIGAV committee to arrive to final selection.

The awards are good will awards for industry promotion which also supports selected charities. This year will be the seventh year of NIGAV award with over 30 awards conferred to Nigeria in various categories of endeavours.

This year, 38 categories have been selected and nominations are presently being made, where awards will be presented at the Aviation Ministerial Award and Gala Dinner on 9th December 2016, 6.00pm, Euphoria Events Centre Ikeja.

This year’s event is hoped to be chaired by the Honourable Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, and with our Honourable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Honourable Chibuike Amaechi as the Special Guest of Honour.

Industry Keynote address will be presented by Dr. Harold Olusegun Demuren (former Director General, Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority).

List of Nominees:

AVIATION PERSONALITY OF YEAR

Engr. Saleh Dumona, Managing Director of FAAN
Sir Joseph Arumemi-Ikhide (KSG, CON)Arik Air’s Chairman
Captain Muhtar Shaibu Usman, Director General NCAA
AIRLINE CEO OF THE YEAR

Chris Ndulue, Managing Director/Executive Vice President Arik Air
Allen Onyema, CEO, Air Peace
Alhaji Muneer Bankole, Managing Director/CEO Mediveiw Airline
AIR TRANSPORT SAFETY AWARD

Nigerian Airspace Management Agency
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (ATA Directorate)
Nigerian Meteorological Agency
AIRPORT TAXI COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Remlords Tours and Travels
Avis Rent-A- Car
Hertz Rent-A-Car
NIGERIA AIRLINE OF THE YEAR

Mediview Airline
AZMAN Airlines
Arik Air
Air Peace
Dana Airline
BEST INTERNATIONAL AIRLINE OF THE YEAR

Air France
Virgin Atlantic
Ethiopian Airline
Emirates Airline
NIGERIA BEST AIRPORT OF THE YEAR: SECURITY

British Airways
Arik Air
NIGERIA BEST AIRPORT OF THE YEAR: PASSENGER FACILITATION

Calabar
Kano
Abuja
Lagos
NIGERIA BEST AIRPORT OF THE YEAR: CLEANLINESS

Jos
Calabar
Kaduna
Benin
Akwa-Ibom
Calabar
Kano
Enugu
BEST HANDLING COMPANY OF THE YEAR

NAHCO Aviance
Skyways Aviation Handling Company Ltd
AIR TRANSPORT ISSUER OF THE YEAR

NICON Insurance Plc
Mutual Benefit Assurance
Leadway Assurance
IEI Plc
. IGI Plc

AIRPORT TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT SERVICE COMPANY OF THE YEAR

SGS Inspection Service Nigeria Ltd
Avsatel Communication Ltd
Amadeus Nigeria Limited
BEST AVIATION TRAINING CENTRE OF THE YEAR

Landover Aviation Business School, Lagos
International Aviation College, Ilorin
Nigerian College of Aviation Technology, Zaria
BEST AIR SHUTTLE SERVICE PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

OAS Helicopters
Caverton Helicopters Nigeria Ltd
Bristow Helicopters Nigeria Ltd
Aero Contractors Nigeria Ltd
MOST FRIENDLY AIRPORT PASSENGERS INTERFACING UNIT

Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA
Nigeria Customs Service, NCS
Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS
FAAN Customer Services, MMIA
BEST AVIATION COSTUMERS SERVICE UNIT

Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, (FAAN)
Nigeria Customs Services, (NCS)
FAAN Customer Services, Abuja
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) Consumer Protection

AIR SPACE SAFETY AWARD

Nigerian Metrological Agency (NIMET)
Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, (NAMA)
Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA)
AIR TRANSPORT REPORTER OF THE YEAR (RADIO)

Henrietta Oke -Raypower FM
Nosa Aituamen-FRCN
Akin Akinlade- Eko FM
AIR TRANSPORT REPORTER OF THE YEAR (TELEVISION)

Sola Taiwo – AIT
Bukola Joe- Oketunbi – Channels TV
Lillian Okoro – TVC
Joshua Morakinyo- Lagos Television
AIR TRANSPORT REPORTER OF THE YEAR- (PRINT)

Chindeu Eze – This day
Wole Shadare –The Telegraph
Kelvin Osa-Okunbor – The Nation.
Chukwuemeka Iwelunmo- Daily Times
AIR TRANSPORT BLOGGER OF THE YEAR

Abelnewsng.com
Woleshadare.net
Newsgazzette.com
Nigeriancommercialaviationnews.com
Thetravelport.com
Nigerianfranknews.com
* Nigerianflightdeck.com
BEST AIRPORT HOTEL LAGOS

Lagos Sheraton·
Protea Hotel
IBIS Hotel
Welcome Centre
Golden Tulip
BEST ONLINE BOOKING PLATFORM

Wakanow.com
TripAdvisor.com
AIRPORT MANAGER OF THE YEAR

Sunday Ayodele- Calabar
Mahmoud Sanni-Abuja
Auta -Lagos MMIA-
Mr Gambo Abubakir – Kano
AVIATION MEDICAL PERSONALITY

Dr. Oduwole -FAAN Clinic
Dr. Wilfred Haggai – NCAA Medical
Dr Mrs Kukoyi
AVIATION FIRE MAN OF THE YEAR

Williams Ukah HOD Abuja
Ekpe
AIRPORT OPERATION MAN YEAR

Mr Jim Oputu

PILOT OF THE YEAR

Capt. Usman Saleh Yahaya (Mediview)
Captain Benson Ikpomwosa (Dana Air)
AIR CREW OF THE YEAR

Mr. Ojeaburu Kingsley Stephen (Medview)
Joy Odimba (Dana Air)
AIRPORT REGIONAL MANAGER OF THE YEAR

South-West
. South-South

. North -East

MOST FUNCTIONAL AIRPORT TERMINAL OF YEAR

Murtala Mohamed Airport Terminal MMA2 (Courtney Aviation Services Ltd)
General Aviation Terminal 1Abuja
AVIATION AGENCY PRO OF THE YEAR
Sam Adurogboye – NCAA
Olajumoke Adetona – NAMA

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