Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers

The History That Begun On A Jet Plane - Flying in a plane is not exactly a phenomenal event. I mean, there isn’t really much to look forward to when you’re hovering 6, 000 feet above sea level and your heart is pumping at a rate you didn’t think it could. Once in a while, however, a plane full of people flies across the Nigerian sky, and during that hour, something phenomenal, almost magical, happens. Arik Air Flight W3905 was one such phenomenal one. As it took off from Abuja on the morning of Saturday, January 16, 2010, t