More airports open for domestic flights

For air travellers, there is cherry news with the re-opening of 14 airports across the country.

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika said government has given the nod for them to resume full domestic flights from the suspension of aviation services due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Sirika, via his verified twitter handle, @hadisirika on Sunday, added that both private and charter operations are now fully available to customers even as he pledged to keep the public informed of the resumption date for airports yet to resume operations.

The airports now fully operational for domestic shuttle  include the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos; Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja; Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport; Port Harcourt International Airport and Sam Mbakwe Airport, Owerri.

Others are the Maiduguri Airport, Victor Attah Airport, Uyo; Kaduna Airport, Yola Airport, Margret Ekpo Airport, Calabar and Sultan Abubakar Airport, Sokoto.

Also cleared for domestic flight resumption are the Birnin Kebbi Airport, Yakubu Gowon Airport, Jos and the Benin Airport.


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