Many airlines experiencing flight delays and cancellations because of bad weather as result of this many passengers are stranded in Lagos and Abuja airports.
However, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has appealed to passengers over the prevailing flight delays and cancellations experienced in airports across the country are due to the adverse weather situation.
This was made known to PortNews by Mr. Sam Adurogboye, General Manager, Public Relations, NCAA, on Thursday.
According to Adurogboye, ‘’the prevailing inclement weather is a global experience at the moment which had warranted cancellation of in-bound international flights alike; therefore, not peculiar to Nigeria.’’
Earlier, the Authority had urged pilots, operators and other stakeholders to exercise restraints over harmattan dust haze and safety approach to adopt.