The reaons for the suspension was not clear as at the time of writing this report.
The chief executive of Ethiopian Airlines said in August the airline was a frontrunner to set up and manage the carrier.
Sirika made the announcement in a tweet.
The Federal Government has announced the suspension of the national carrier project.
"All commitments due will be honoured", he said. "We thank the public for the support as always", he wrote on Twitter.
Sirika gave no explanation for the development, which has in the last few hours generated heated debate among stakeholders and Nigerians.
He said: "Today the government at the FEC took decision to suspend the national carrier project till further notice".
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Sirika unveiled the proposed carrier's branding and livery at a press conference during the Farnborough Air Show in London, United Kingdom.
"Nigeria has unfortunately not been a serious player in Aviation for a long time".
Among the critics was former education minister, Oby Ezekwesili, who argued that the process was not completely transparent.
The Federal Government, through its Ministry of Transportation, the Aviation arm, had announced in July that Nigeria Air would commence operation before the end of this year.
But President Muhammadu Buhari was adamant about launching a new airline for the country, a project he promised during campaign in 2015.
The project was expected to gulp billions of naira.
Speaking on the defunct Nigeria Airways, Sirika said "Nigeria Airways died due to so many reasons, including governance issues and also that of finance".
Wiltshire Police issued a statement saying Mr King's illness was "not being treated as suspicious" but enquiries were ongoing. Mr King then "infiltrated" the cast and introduced himself to a "clueless" Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall.
Emery has backed Cech, though, and claims that Leno will need to prove that he is better than the veteran shot-stopper if he wants a regular place in the team. "I think Petr Cech's performances have been good".
Results released Sunday from a major study of low-dose aspirin contain a disappointing answer for older, otherwise healthy people. In the new study , most volunteers fell into that category and aspirin didn't seem to help them.
Since January of this year, 35,000 migrants arrived in Spain, the highest number received by any European Union country. The length of the US-Mexico border is less than 2,000 miles compared to the Sahara that runs for around 3,000 miles.
Adaptive damping has a three mode setup and high performance brakes ensure that the AMG is able to safely utilise its power. It manages a 100 km/h sprint of just 4.7 seconds and looks to have the Volkswagen Golf GTI firmly in its sights.
While the president's son suggested Cooper tells lies to make his father look bad, Cooper said it was Trump telling lies. North and SC both backed Trump in the 2016 election, and the president largely saw people who were happy to greet him.
Amazon also operates or plans to open 18 bookstores, as well as a range of smaller pop-up stores in malls and Kohl's locations. In order for Amazon to get to 3,000 stores by the beginning of 2021, it would have to open approximately 107 stores a month.
He announced last week that he will step down within a year and hand the company reins to chief executive Daniel Zhang . He said that trade is not a weapon and shouldn't be used for wars. " Trade should be the propeller of peace ".
The UK is resolutely opposed to creating a new border in the Irish Sea, separating Northern Ireland from mainland Britain. She told them she has "put forward serious proposals and the onus on all of us is to get this done".
They said the North was also willing to close its main nuclear complex if the United States took unspecified "reciprocal action". The two sides agreed to break the impasse during Kim Jong Un's historic meeting with Trump in Singapore in June.
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