As Nigerians are preparing for the celebration of Eid-el-Kabir, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured air passengers and other airport users of their safety, saying necessary safety measures in accordance with the COVID-19 protocols of the Nigerian Centre for Diseases Control and Port Health Service are available in all the airports in the country
FAAN also re-stated that it would not allow protocol officers and orderlies of dignitaries into airports except travelling with their principals and advised travellers to make early their preparations towards completing their travel requirements in good time.
Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, disclosed this in a press statement made available to the press in Lagos, yesterday.
Yakubu noted that the airport security architecture and other logistics have been upgraded and strengthened for the safety of the expected increase in passengers in and around the nation’s airports during the celebration.
‘’We will also like to re-state that protocol officers and orderlies of dignitaries will not be allowed into the airports except they are travelling with their principals as only travelling passengers will be allowed into the airports,’’ said Yakubu.