Air Nigeria Employees Protest After Collapse of Airline


 

Report on protests by employees of Nigeria’s second biggest airline, air Nigeria, which has collapsed after allegations of huge debts. The airline’s owner Jimoh Ibrahim has fired around 800 of the airline’s employees, who are protesting and allege that they have not been paid for months.

 

Air Nigeria was formerly known as “Virgin Nigeria” when it was created as a joint venture between the Nigerian federal government and Richard Branson’s Virgin group of companies. Jimoh Ibrahim bought Branson’s stake and renamed the airline “Air Nigeria”.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKQb-5Z4y9c&feature=youtube_gdata_player

 

http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/travel/air-nigeria-nations-second-largest-airline-collapses-as-industry-struggles-after-crash/2012/09/07/0b04f294-f937-11e1-a93b-7185e3f88849_story.html

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