The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured all airport users that the country’s airports under its management are fully ready to play host to air travellers during the Sallah celebration.
FANN spokeswoman, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu who disclosed this in a press statement issued in Lagos said the VIP Protocol lounge at the general aviation terminal, Lagos, had been refurbished to give maximum comfort and value to the users as well as “ensure seamless facilitation of our highly esteemed passengers during the Sallah celebrations and beyond.”
She also said maintenance of the conveyor belts at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport had been completed and functioning optimally in addition to the upgrade of airport security and other logistics to provide for the expected increase in passenger traffic in all the airports.
“New directional display units have been provided to guide travellers, especially new ones, at our airports. Airport do’s and don’ts banners have also been displayed at strategic locations to educate newcomers.
‘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 prohibited,” she added.