The Federal government has announced dates for resumption of domestic flights in the country. The dates were confirmed by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, on Wednesday.
The Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, are to resume domestic operations from Wednesday, July 8.
Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, who announced this on his twitter handle last night said date for commencement of international flights is to be announced in due course.
The minister said that though the Lagos and Abuja airports would resume operations on July 8, Kano, Port Harcourt, Owerri and Maiduguri airports are to resume operations on July 11 while other airports would start operations on July 15.
The minister said: “I am glad to announce that Abuja and Lagos airports will resume domestic operations on the 8th of July, 2020.
“Kano, Port Harcourt, Owerri and Maiduguri to resume on the 11th. Other airports on the 15th. Date for international to be announced in due course. Bear with us, please.”