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Our only interest is enforcing SOPs, nothing personal against VIPs- FAAN

AFTER reactions issued in the media by both former governor of Zamfara State, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari and Governor of Adamawa State, Alhaji Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has maintained its stands stating that it raised an alarm for public good and has no personal issues with the dignitaries. FAAN in a statement today said both …

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Deny COVID-19 protocol violators airport access, Rep Nnaji recommends

CHAIRMAN, House Committee on Aviation, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji has suggested that highly placed Nigerians who flagrantly disobey health and safety protocol around the nation’s airports be denied future access to safeguard staff and air travellers from  contractingt Covid-19 virus. Hon. Nnaji who made his thoughts known gave this charge to the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) and the Nigerian Civil …

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FAAN frowns as Governor Fintiri, 8 others violate COVID-19 protocols at PHIA

IT may seem the naming and shaming of former governor of Zamfara State, Alh. Abdulaziz Yari has done little to stop Nigeria’s highly placed from flouting public health protocols at the nation’s Airport as another governor, Alh Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa State has also gone overboard. The Adamawa State governor who used the Port Harcourt international Airport with 8 …

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COVID-19 VIP Violations at Kano Airport: FAAN knocks former Governor Yari

THE actions of the former governor of Zamfara State, Alh. Abdulaziz Yari has drawn the ire of a nation following last Saturday’s violation of public health protocols at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport. The governor was alleged to have been unruly and conducted himself violently as he pushed away officers scheduled to carry out functions at the airport claiming …

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FG announces Enugu Airport runway will reopen to flights August 30

FEDERAL Government, has given August 30, as new date for the reopening day for the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika disclosed this after an emergency inspection tour of the facility where he revealed the runway reconstruction was 95% complete The Minister also stated that the perimeter fence of the airport had been constructed and …

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Nigeria to review unfavourable air agreements- Foreign affairs

PAINED by the action of the United Kingdom, Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema has revealed that the country will review its Air agreements with various countries following the treatment of its flag carrier, Air Peace during a botch evacuation instigated by the British government. Onyema who was pained in his tweet also commended Air Peace for its unrivalled …

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FG commends Air Peace’s sacrifice on 584 Nigerians’ evacuation

DESPITE British authorities dening landing right to Air Peace for the evacuation of nationals, the airline has still facilitated the evacuation of 584 Nigerians by engaging another airline and defraying the additional cost incurred. Federal government commended the airline for its nationalistic gesture as Air Peace had to defray the extra cost for engaging a foreign carrier to ensure that Nigerians …

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