Murtala Muhammed Airport
Air travellers stranded as carrier abandons operation
Scores of passengers were stranded at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, Monday, when their carrier, Azman Air, allegedly abandoned the scheduled flight for charter operation.
Lagos Airport ready as foreign flights resume today
All appears set for today’s resumption of international commercial flight operations after five mouths of lockdown.
Passengers to pay double for domestic flights
Passengers planning to travel by air from Wednesday, July 8, when domestic flights resume after four months of lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, should be prepared to pay almost double of their old fares.
Local airlines set for operations, market new rates
Local airlines yesterday marketed new fare rates as part of the preparation for flight resumption in the COVID-19 era. Some of the operators, apparently in line with the expected hike in fares and higher cost of operations
Lagos airport rallies travellers, users to safety procedure
Operator of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2), Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), has advised travellers to be safety conscious, particularly in the area
Association empowers the girl–child on education forum
About 500 girls have been empowered by the Association of Women in Governance (AWIG), at a one-day awareness programme with focus on their challenges, with a view to drawing state, national, and global attention to the importance of educating the girl child.
Flight delays, cancellations cripple local travels amid traffic surge
Flight delays and cancellations in local air transport have worsened, much to the discomfort of passengers travelling for either summer or Muslim festivities.
ICAO warned us about poor security of Lagos airport since 2004, says Ojikutu
Group Captain John Ojikutu (rtd) is the former commandant of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, in the 1980s and 90s. Ojikutu in this interview with WOLE OYEBADE said the cases of security breaches at the airport were not new but for the complacency and complicity of concerned authorities. Excerpts