By Religion Yahaya, Abuja
Home flight operations are to renew in Lagos and Abuja on July 8, the Federal Authorities introduced on Wednesday.
Dates for the reopening of different airports had been additionally introduced.
Aviation Minister Hadi Sirika listed the Nnamdi Azikiwe Worldwide Airport, Abuja and the Murtala Muhammed Worldwide Airport in Lagos because the airports the place operations will resume on July 8.
He stated the airports in Port Harcourt (Rivers State), Owerri (Imo State) and Maiduguri (Borno) will reopen for operations on July 11.
Different airports will be a part of on July 15, Sirika defined.
Worldwide passengers will, nevertheless, have to attend because the dates for the restart of worldwide flights into and overseas haven’t been determined.
The airports have been closed for over three months as a result of outbreak of Coronavirus within the nation.
Sirika made this recognized final evening in a tweet through his Twitter deal with, @hadisirika.
The tweet reads: “I’m glad to announce that Abuja & Lagos airports will resume home operations on the eighth of July, 2020.
“Kano, Port Harcourt, Owerri & Maiduguri to renew on the 11th. Different airports on the 15th. Date for worldwide to be introduced sooner or later. Bear with us, please.”
In a press release in Abuja by the Director of Public Affairs of the ministry, James Odaudu, the minister urged passengers to comply with security protocols.
The assertion reads: “Senator Sirika thanks stakeholders within the aviation business and certainly the Nigerian public who’ve had to deal with the hostile results of the flight suspension for his or her perseverance and cooperation in making certain a profitable return of operations on the nation’s airports.
“Passengers are extremely suggested to comply with all the protection pointers and protocols put in place to make sure that the airports don’t develop into channels of an infection for the dreaded coronavirus.
“He assures that authorities will do all inside its powers to make sure a fast restoration of the aviation business.”
Forward of the flights resumption, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) carried out dry-run check in Abuja and Lagos airports.