The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has advised passengers to leave their homes early, owing to the ongoing reconstruction of the road leading the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos.
The ongoing project also involves the construction of a flyover at NAHCo/Toll Gate and drainage works and the construction of Pedestrian Bridge at NAHCO/Hajj Camp, which has led to traffic gridlock
The General Manger, Corporate Affairs. FAAN, Mrs. Yakubu Henrietta, who gave the advice, said that it has become necessary due to the traffic gridlock experienced by road users along this axis and to prevent a situation where passengers will miss their flights
She appealed to passengers that leaving their homes early would ensure they get to the airport in good time and go through all check in formalities with ease.
According to her, “We apologise for the inconveniences being encountered by passengers due to the situation, the authority has already mobilised security agencies to ensure that the situation is effectively managed.”
FAAN, he added is committed to its core values of safety, security and comfort.