Posted by JUSTOURS
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured air travellers that her network of airports across the country are fully prepared for the usual surge in passenger traffic during the holiday season.
FAAN, in a statement, signed by the general manager Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Yakubu Henrietta (Mrs.), said in preparation for the season and beyond, it has beefed up security at all their airports, especially the major international gateways in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Kano.
Yakubu said: “We have also put in place necessary infrastructure to aid compliance with stipulated protocols on Covid-19. We are intensifying our effort at improving facilities to ensure maximum comfort for all airport users. At the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja and Port Harcourt International Airport, the new terminals are fully ready to play host to our esteemed passengers in safe, secure and very comfortable ambiences”.
She noted that at its premier airport, the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, the VIP lounge has been renovated to enhance passenger comfort, while the carousels are working optimally, amidst other facilities upgrade currently on going.
She explained further that: “The stories are similar at all other airports, as the Authority has put in place facilities, procedures and systems to ensure maximum comfort, safety and security of airport users during this season and beyond.
FAAN will like to use this opportunity to appeal to passengers to please get to the airports early to conclude all check-in procedures in good time, especially with the added protocols occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic, so as to avoid the experience of missing their flights. This is important because of the heavy passenger traffic that is usually the experience around this time”.