FAAN assures air travellers of safety, comfort during yuletide

As yuletide approaches, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has notified air travelers and other airport users that her network of airports across the country are fully prepared for the usual surge in passenger traffic that is the norm during the season. FAAN in a statement signed by the general manager corporate affairs, Yakubu Henrietta (Mrs.) stated that in preparation for the season and beyond, it has beefed up security at all airports, especially the major international gateways in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Kano. “Also, we are improving on…

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Passenger facilitation: FAAN to redirect arrival vehicular movements

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has notified passengers and other airport users that due to the ongoing construction works at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos (which is aimed at enhancing facilitation and improving travel experience of customers), vehicular movements on the arrival floor will be redirected effective 0800hours on Monday November 26, 2018. FAAN explained in a statement signed by general manager, Corporate Affairs, Yakubu Henrietta (Mrs.) that a temporary Arrival Pick Up Zone in the old car park (opposite the terminal building) will be opened. Mrs…

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FAAN to carry out routine maintenance at D wing of MMIA

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is set to carry out routine maintenance at D wing of of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. Against this development, FAAN has notified airlines, passengers and the general public that maintenance will commence between 1000 hours and 1200hours on Saturday November 24, 2018 A statement signed by the general manager, Corporate Affairs Yakubu Henrietta (Mrs.) stated that all flight operations at the Wing will be diverted to  E Wing while the maintenance work would last. Mrs Yakubu restated FAAN’s commitment to her…

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FAAN refutes terminal access charge claims

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has refuted a trending notion that its security officers demand bribes before allowing airport users access into the terminal. FAAN in a statement signed by the general manager, Corporate Affairs), Yakubu Henrietta (Mrs.) noted that the airport is a public facility and no charge is required from any genuine user to access the facility. While the Authority confirmed that access might be restricted or controlled some times in order to safeguard Civil Aviation against Acts of unlawful interference in our Airports.  FAAN advised that…

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FAAN condemns invasion of Sokoto Airport runway by political loyalists

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN has condemned in absolute terms, the invasion of the runway of Sultan Abubakar III International Airport, Sokoto by loyalists of some politicians who broke through the airport fence and invaded the airport in a bid to receive their political masters. A statement by the general manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN Yakubu Henrietta (Mrs.) said the unfortunate incident, which  occurred on Friday August 3, 2018, is a gross violation of the security and safety arrangements at the airport, as thousands of political loyalists violently…

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Sallah Celebration: Nigerian airports ready to receive passengers – FAAN

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN has assures all airport users that her network of airports across the country are fully ready to receive arriving and departing passengers during the Eid-El-Mubarak celebration. A statement signed by the general manager, Corporate Affairs Yakubu Henrietta (Mrs.) said in line with their core mandate of ensuring seamless facilitation of air travellers, it has put in place all necessary facilities and infrastructure to ensure safe passage and a delightful experience at all airports in Nigeria. The Authority advised all passengers and airport users to…

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