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FAAN issues advisory ahead of presidential inauguration

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The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has advised airline operators to temporarily relocate their aircraft from the General Aviation Terminal of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja to alternate airports.

The operators have been given till May 22 to do so.

In a circular issued on Tuesday signed by the Regional General Manager, Kabir Mohammed, FAAN says the relocation order is hinged on the safety and security of the airport ahead of the presidential inauguration on May 29.

“The Presidential Inauguration is a high security event, and in order to ensure the safety and security of parties involved, it has become necessary to temporarily relocate all aircraft parked at the GAT to alternate airports”.

Writing by Nosa Aituamen; Editing by Chinasa Ossai