Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured all airport users a safe journey during the Sallah celebrations as all the airports in the country are fully prepared to offer seamless operations.
This was disclosed to PortNews by Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, in Lagos.
Yakubu said the VIP protocol lounges at both the Murtala Muhammed International Airport and General Aviation Terminal (GAT), Lagos, have been refurbished to give maximum comfort and value to travelers.
She added that the maintenance of conveyor belts and escalators at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos has been completed and functioning optimally.
To boost security during the celebration, she noted that airport security and other logistics have been upgraded and strengthened to provide for the expected increase in passenger traffic in and around our airports.
According to her, ‘’we have also installed new directional display units to guide travellers, especially new ones, at our airports.
‘’While we advise the general public and intended travellers to make early preparations towards completing their travel requirements in good time, we will also like to re-state that receiving of dignitaries at restricted areas by security agents and airport officials is prohibited and anyone found wanting will be apprehended and prosecuted.’’