Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday, commissioned the Mafoluku Bus Terminus fully built by the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) in collaboration with the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).
Hailing the state government for committing both human and material resources to the process towards the attainment of the CAT 6 status and recognition by the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), the Ibadan Airport management stated that the feat was an exclusive achievement of the Makinde administration.
According to the report, the international airport recorded a total of 149,557 arrivals and 174,194 departures in the first quarter of the year.
The Authority, in a statement on Monday by its General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Henrietta Yakubu , said that in line with government protocols, arriving passengers are to walk down to designated car parks to board their vehicles, and no driver is permitted to pick up arriving passenger(s) at the frontage of the terminals.
A statement by Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, said Yadudu, alongside two others, Emanuel Chavez of Aeroportos de Mozambique (President) from Mozambique and Dewananda Chellen of Airports of Mauritius Co. Ltd (Member) from Mauritius were appointed as representatives of Africa on the Board.
A statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, Henrietta Yakubu on Tuesday said all human and cargo movements have been temporarily diverted to the D-Finger screening area until the maintenance and upgrade is completed.
The incident was said to have occurred while pupils where trooping into the school around 9am on Monday.
The incident occurred barely two weeks after the kidnap of about 13 staff, including a staff of NAMA and his entire when the bandits attacked NIMET.
Rabiu Yadudu, General Manager, FAAN, made the appeal during an oversight visit of the Senate Committee on Aviation at the Lagos Airport on Sunday.
This was disclosed by the spokesperson of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, Henrietta Yakubu, in a statement on Monday.
Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday in Lagos.
Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, who disclosed this in a statement, in Lagos, on Thursday, said the authority would not leave any stone unturned to ensure the safety and secured facilitation of travellers.
Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, made this known in a statement on Monday, in Lagos
The delegation, which was led by the Managing Director/Chief Executive of the authority, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu also had a team from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority on the tour.
The bills are the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMET) bill, Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) bill, Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NCAA) bill, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) bill and Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) bill.
The Speaker, who gave the position of the House at the opening of a three-day public hearing session on six aviation-sector bills by the House Committee on Aviation on Tuesday in Abuja, said the draft legislation would make the sector more effective and efficient.
Dr. Yakubu Pam, the Executive Secretary, NCPC, announced this on Friday during a meeting with officials of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa, Rivers State.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that this was coming after five months of closure of the Nigerian airspace due to the lockdown occasioned by the Coronavirus pandemic.
Discussions at the meeting focused partly on actionable steps being put in place at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport by the Federal and State Governments to give travellers comfort and better experience when the facility is opened for air traffic.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the protest was organised under the umbrella of Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria and National Union of Air Transport Employee.