...Withdraws ODC From NIS Accomplice
In line with management’s determination to rid the nation’s airport of corrupt officials, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)said it has apprehended and suspended some officials caught extorting a passenger at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport(MMIA)Lagos.
This was disclosed in a statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu and made available to newsmen yesterday.
According to Yakubu, the officials, who are staff of Aviation Security(AVSEC) and Customer Service departments of the authority were immediately suspended.
She also revealed that the On Duty Card(ODC) of their accomplice from the Nigeria Immigration Service(NIS) has been withdrawn.
She further explained that the action was taken to serve as deterrent to other bad eggs in the system that are bent on tarnishing the image of the nation.
The image maker assured stakeholders that FAAN is committed to its core values of safety, security and comfort.