FG to partner with aviation experts to revamp the sector

Ijeoma Nwankpa, Abuja

Nigeria’s Minister of State, Aviation, Senator. Hadi Sirika says the Nigerian government is ready to work with Aviation experts to build the sector and make it viable to meet with international standard.

Senator Sirika stated this when a delegation of concerned Airport professionals led by Engr. Sani Baba paid him a courtesy visit in his office in Abuja.

The Minister expressed delight with members of the group and their commitment to help in finding solutions to issues and challenges that affect the growth of the Aviation sector.

 “I am delighted to see that you found time to organise yourselves into a concerned group and had the time to come to me and make valuable contributions on the way Aviation industry can be moved forward”. 

He also assured the group that President Mohammadu Buhari will continue to encourage Private Investors in the Aviation Industry to do their businesses in line with international best practices.

Senator Sirika however appealed to the Members of the concerned airport professionals to make themselves available when they are called upon to assist in finding lasting solutions to the challenges facing the Aviation Industry.

”I want to sincerely thank you for making out time to come and I am assuring you that the government of the day is determined to revamp the sector”

High point of the event was the power point presentation which highlighted the current situation of the Aviation industry, prospects, challenges and the way forward.