Tag: Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria

Nigerian Airports to resume Operations – here’s what you need to know

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria has hinted on reopening airports across the country for air travellers. General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, said this on Tuesday while speaking at an aviation webinar organised by Women in Aviation Nigeria. Yakubu hinted that while airports will soon reopen,[Read More…]

Federal Airport Authority warns commuters against Kaduna Airport – declare the road unsafe for staff

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has asked its staff to stay off the road leading to Kaduna International Airport at early and late hours over the current state of insecurity on the route. TheCable Newspaper reports that in an internal memo dated March 2 and signed on behalf[Read More…]

FG Appoints New FAAN Directors

FG APPOINTS NEW DFA, DCBD FOR FAAN. The Federal Government has appointed two new Directors for the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). The newly appointed directors are Mrs. Nike Aboderin, who was appointed Director of Finance& Accounts (DFA), and Mr. Sadiku Abdulkadir Rafindadi, appointed as Director of Commercial &[Read More…]

“We Are Remodelling” – FAAN Fires Back At CNN Report Declaring Port Harcourt “Worst Airport In The World”

October 26, 2015 Press Release RE: PORT HARCOURT AIRPORT “WORST IN THE WORLD” The attention of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has been drawn to news reports making reference to the recent ranking of airports by SleepingInAirports.net which rated the Port Harcourt International Airport as “the dirtiest and most[Read More…]

Patience Jonathan Was Denied Access To The Foot Of The Aircraft During Boarding Says FAAN

The Federal Airport Authority has reacted to reports about denying the wife of the former President the privilege to use the VIP Lounge at the Port Harcourt International Airport. The statement issued by Yakubu Dati reads, “The former First Lady’s convoy was only denied access to the foot of the[Read More…]

FAAN Says 13 Airports Ready With Airfield Lighting Soon

Press Releases Thirteen airports are being fitted with airfield lighting for improved productivity and enhanced operations. This was disclosed by the Hon Minister of Aviation, Osita Chidoka when he inaugurated the Common User Passenger Processing System (CUPPS) at the Domestic Terminal II of the Muratala Mohammed Airport on May 7,[Read More…]

“We Are Not Employing” FAAN Warns Against Employment Racketeers

December 23, 2014 Press Release BEWARE OF EMPLOYMENT RACKETEERS It has come to the notice of the Management of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria that some unscrupulous people are extorting money from unsuspecting Nigerians and promising them employment in the Authority. We hereby wish to advise members of the[Read More…]

FAAN Partners EFCC On Corruption

Press Release FAAN PARTNERS EFCC ON CORRUPTION The Minister of Aviation, Osita Chidoka has urged staff of the Federal airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) to always consider how their actions would add value to the aviation sector and make it more efficient and customer friendly. He made this remark during[Read More…]

MMA Remodelled Terminal 1 Used By Over A Million Passengers In Just Eight Months

The Domestic wing of the Murtala Mohammed Aiport which had hitherto been an irritant has now become local travellers’ delight, receiving more than a million passengers in just about eight month. In statement released to NewswireNGR, the Federal Airport Authority said that the Terminal 1 had been used by 1, 007, 823[Read More…]

MMA Transport Workers Protest Over Inadequacy Of Space For Operation

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo Workers were on Friday left stranded at the Muritala Mohammed International Airport when the shuttle car operators withdrew their services and disrupted the free flow of traffic. Their complaints were that there was inadequate space for their operations.  They said they were asked to vacate the space[Read More…]