FG approves N35 billion for aviation projects nationwide
Written by Broad Admin on April 7, 2022
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the sum of N35 billion for numerous aviation infrastructure projects.
The projects include maintenance of the nation’s new international building terminals in Abuja and Port Harcourt, construction of terminal buildings at Akanu Ibiam International Airport Enugu State and at the Asaba Airport and others.
This was disclosed by Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika after the FEC meeting on Wednesday in Abuja presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The minister stated that N5.6 billion of the money was approved for the maintenance of the nation’s new international building terminals in Abuja and Port Harcourt.
He also revealed that the sum of N14.7 billion was approved for the construction of clinics at Abuja, Kano, Port Harcourt, and Lagos Airports and also the replacement of elevators and excavators at Wings `D’ and `E’ at the old Lagos Airport.