Until about 13 cargo airports nationwide diversify into non-aeronautical aviation services and partner with agro exporters to create supplies, their facilities would continue to be underutilised and unviable.
Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has said that the Gateway Agro Cargo Airport in Ilishan Remo will run commercial flights when completed.
Apparently worried by the yet untapped potential of the agro-export industry, aviation stakeholders will next month brainstorm on the future of cargo airports and their viability at the Chinet Aviation and Cargo conference 2022.
About 17 years wait for a regional agro-export aerodrome in Ogun State is set to be over as the Gateway Agro Cargo International Airport now warms up for flight operations
Group Managing Director of Afrinvest West Africa Limited, Prince Ike Chioke, has applauded Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, for his visionary leadership and economic planning
27 Mar 2021
Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra says the Anambra Cargo Airport in Umueri, Anambra East Local Government will be ready for use in April.
16 Jun 2020
Ekiti State Government has begun move to actualise the state’s agro-allied cargo airport aimed at boosting the state’s agricultural, tourism and educational endowment.
13 Jan 2019
Ogun State African Democratic Congress (ADC) gubernatorial candidate, Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka has promised to resuscitate the abandoned multi-billion dollars Olokola Free Trade Zone, alongside the agro-cargo airport projects in the eastern part of the state, if elected. Isiaka disclosed this, yesterday, at a campaign tour of Ogere-Remo, Ikenne Local Government, where he also promised…
4 Feb 2018
Residents of Igbin-Ojo, a sleepy community in Ewekoro North Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Ogun State are currently fighting the battle of their lives, to repel attempt by the state government to displace them from their ancestral land, in the name of constructing a cargo airport. They are not only concerned about the…
15 Mar 2017
Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha said in Owerri yesterday that government has spent N7 billion on the building of the International Cargo Airport in the state