The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured airport users that Nigerian airports under its management are fully ready to play host to air travellers during this Sallah celebrations.
FAAN in a statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu stated that as part of its commitment to ensure seamless facilitation of its highly esteemed passengers during the Sallah celebrations and beyond, the VIP Protocol lounges at both the Murtala Muhammed International Airport and General Aviation Terminal, Lagos, have been refurbished to give maximum comfort and value to our customers.
The statement said that maintenance of conveyor belts and escalators at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos have also been completed and functioning optimally.
In addition, FAAN informed in the statement 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.
“We have also installed new directional display units to guide travellers, especially new ones, at our airports,” FAAN said
FAAN advised the general public and intended travellers to make early preparations towards completing their travel requirements in good time, adding that receiving of dignitaries at restricted areas by security agents and airport officials is prohibited and anyone found wanting will be apprehended and prosecuted.
The agency stated that it was committed to its core values; safety; security and comfort.