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FG approves temporary closure of Abuja airport for six weeks over runway rehabilitation

  By Sade Williams   The Federal Government has approved the temporary closure of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, to enable the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) carry out a major rehabilitation of the runway at the airport.   According to the Managing Director of FAAN, Engr. Saleh Dunoma, the closure, which will take effect from the midnight of ...

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Sirika explains re-organisation in aviation agencies, says VP’s visit not reason for action  

  By Sade Williams Hadi Sirika, Minister of State, Aviation, on Sunday explained reasons for what he called re-organisation in aviation agencies, saying there is no relationship between the development and the unscheduled visit of Pro. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice-President to the Murtala Muhammed International airport, last week.   Speaking through James Odaudu, Deputy Director, Press in the Ministry of Aviation, ...

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FAAN commences repair works at MMIA after Osinbajo’s visit

 Dunoma listening to officials at MMIA on Saturday …. Assures travellers of improved facilities   By Sade Williams   Following the unscheduled visit to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Ikeja by the Acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo for inspection, the Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Engr. Saleh Dunoma has given a marching order to engineers ...

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FG appoints three new directors, one GM for FAAN

   By Sade Williams The Federal Government has appointed three new Directors and a General Manager for the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).   The newly appointed directors are Group Captain U.S.A. Sadiq, appointed as Director of Security Services (DSS), Capt. Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu, appointed as Director of Airport Operations (DAO); Engr. Salisu Nura Daura, appointed as Director of ...

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The Travel Port publisher wins Air Transport Blogger of the year award

  The Travel Port (www.thetravelport.com.ng), publisher,  Mrs. Sade Williams, has won the 2016 Air Transport Blogger of the year award at the Nigerian Aviation (NIGAV) Award, organised by FCI International, an aviation consulting firm.   The Travel Port, a subsidiary of Wills Communications Ltd, was adjudged the best by Nigerians who responded to the calls of the NIGAV Awards Committee ...

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