Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria
Aviation workers to begin strike June 15
Barring a special intervention from the Federal Government to key agencies, aviation workers are scheduled to begin industrial action in protest
Land tussle may delay repairs, reopening of Enugu airport
The ownership contest of a portion of Akanu Ibiam International Airport land may delay the repair works and reopening of the airport. The Guardian learnt that the land contest between a private estate developer, J.J Emejulu, and Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)...
No casualties as Air peace flight skids off runway in Port Harcourt
The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said that there were no casualties during an incident in the Air Peace flight that skidded off Port Harcourt airport runway. Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, in a statement issued on Saturday, said that the runway had since been cleared for normal flight operations…
Poor funding hinders aviation growth with 11% budget grant in 2018
Poor budgetary funding has again emerged as the major problem facing the air travel industry, with the Federal Government also showing fatigue in financing the sub-sector. The budgetary poor funding showed in last year’s budget where only about 11 per cent was released to aviation. By implication, only N29.385 billion out of a total of…
Protesters block Yemi Osinbajo’s convoy, accuse army of land grab
Angry youths of Gbagyi village in Abuja yesterday blocked the convoy of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo while protesting against alleged seizing of a parcel of land belonging to the community by the Nigerian Army.
Honda leverages on Mbr Signature's partnership with FAAN on ambient car display across airports
Stallion Group (Honda) has taken the lead in the automobile industry to leverage on Mbr Signature’s ambient car display partnership with the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) across airports all over the country. Mbr Signature is one of the concessionaires appointed by the airport governing body to manage car displays across Nigeria. The project,…
Host community threatens to disrupt activities at Owerri airport
The host community to the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, Imo State, has threatened to disrupt activities at the airport, in protest against alleged marginalisation by the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). The aggrieved youths alleged breach of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that grants them employment preferences ahead of other Nigerians. The…
What does the minister of aviation do?
The airline industry is the most structured: Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Pilots, Cabin Staff, Ground Handling, Security, and so on are all available and functioning.