Tag: FAAN

FAAN charges airport users to comply with COVID-19 protocols

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has advised airport users to comply with the COVID-19 protocols. FAAN made the call in a statement on its social media handle, @FAAN_Official on Monday. It said, “The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) hereby advises passengers, drivers and other airport users, particularly[Read More…]

Federal Airport Authority won’t shut down Kaduna Airport after attack —MD

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria says it will not shut down the Kaduna International Airport, in spite of Saturday’s attack on its workers. Its Managing Director, Capt. Hamisu Yadudu, made the clarification during an oversight visit by the Senate Committee on Aviation to various airport agencies in Lagos. Yadudu[Read More…]

Breaking: In Kaduna, Gunmen storm Federal Airport Authority quarters, abduct staff, family members

Gunmen have attacked the staff quarters of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) in Kaduna, abducting nine persons, including a family of six and a housewife along with her two children. Sources say the attackers stormed the quarters around midnight, between 12 and 12:am after gaining cces through the[Read More…]

Sanwo-Olu meets with FAAN management, talks remodelling of Lagos airport

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, met with the Management team of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) ahead of the next Saturday’s re-opening of airspace for international flights. Discussions at the meeting focused partly on actionable steps being put in place at the Murtala Mohammed International[Read More…]

FAAN staff in Kano, Lagos, Abuja protest Federal Government’s plan to concession airports

Staff of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria in Kano, Lagos and Abuja converged on the airport premises for a peaceful protest staged against a concession attempt by the Federal Government.The staff moved round the airport Monday morning holding placards and singing solidarity songs. Sama’ila Muhammad Alkali, the Chairman of Air[Read More…]

FAAN increases passenger service charge by 100%

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) says it will increase its passenger service charge by 100% starting September 1, 2020. The old N1,000 charge for domestic flights will increase to N2000, while the $50 charge for international flights will increase to $100. Passengers within the Economic Community of West[Read More…]

Report airport officials asking for money says FAAN

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has called on air passengers to report any official from any agency that requests money under any guise. It made the call in a statement on Sunday by its General Manager in charge of Corporate Affairs, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu. As the nation’s airports[Read More…]

No payment for Covid-19 test at the airports – Nigerian authorities tell passengers

Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria , FAAN, in a statement issued Sunday and made available to NewsWireNGR advised passengers not to pay for Covid-19 test at the airports as the tests are supposed to have been done by arriving passengers before boarding their flights. This is just as the agency[Read More…]

We are ready for air travellers during Sallah celebrations – FAAN

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured of smooth services at it’s airports without compromising COVID-19 protocols. A statement by the General Manager, Public Affairs FAAN, Mrs. Henrietta Yakuba said all the Nigerian airports under its management are fully ready to play host to air travellers during this[Read More…]

DSS responds to FAAN assault allegations

The spokesperson of the State Security Service, Peter Afunaya has responded to the allegations that the head of the DSS at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja, Safiyanu Abba assaulted an official of the Federal Airports Authority. “This is not true”. He said. In a statement to Premium Times Journalists, the[Read More…]