ART commends FG on planned concession of four airports

The Aviation Safety Round Table Initiative (ART) has commended the recent decision of the federal government to concession some of the airports. In a statement by Mr Olu Ohunayo on behalf of the Association, the ART said it do not need to remind industry stakeholders of the challenges facing the nation’s airports in management and funding which could be best ameliorated by a well packaged concession programme. “Desirable as the steps are, the Aviation Round Table is cautiously optimistic that the process will be transparently done, due process and the…

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ART expresses displeasure on botched Air Peace evacuation from Canada

The Aviation Safety Round Table Initiative (ART) has expressed displeasure on the botched Air Peace evacuation mission to airlift stranded Nigerians from Canada due to the prevalent global lockdown caused by the Corona Virus pandemic. The ART in a statement signed by Mr. Olumide Ohunayo rejected in totality the nebulous safety concerns conveyed by the government of Canada. According to Ohunayo: “ART views this action not only as an unfriendly act but an unwarranted discriminatory and anti- competition acts bordering on avoidable aeropolitics. The demand of our common humanity at…

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