FAAN moves to decongest MMIA, advises passengers to use other airports

The management of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has advised passengers outside Lagos to use some of the newly inagurated international airports in the country instead of coming to board from Lagos. Speaking in an interview with aviation journalists in Lagos over the weekend at the agency’s headquarters at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, the general manager corporate affairs of FAAN, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, stated that the move has become necessary in order to decongest the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and put other newly built airports…

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SAHCO boss calls for cooperation among ground handlers

The managing director of Skypower Aviation Handling Company, Plc, Mr. Basil Agboarumi has called for cooperation among ground handlers in the country’s aviation industry. Speaking during a recent event tagged: A Night With Basil, organised by the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC), Agboarumi charged the ground handlers to ensure maximum cooperation in order to impose the right prices on services rendered airlines. Agboarumi who was the first Public Relations Manager to be elevated as a substantive Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of a major aviation company in Nigeria, lamented…

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ICAO set to inaugurate FAAN ACI Training Centre

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) is set to commission the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria’s (FAAN) Training Centre, which has been designated as Global Training Centre of Airports Council International (ACI). Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, the general manager, Corporate Communications in an interview with journalists on Monday in her office at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos said that the facility, which is situated at Lagos Airport would be commissioned this Friday. According to her, the commissioning and designation of the facility as ICAO/ACI Global Training Centre would further enhance…

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