In compliance with the directive of the Federal Ministry of Aviation that all agencies in the sector should relocate their corporate headquarters to Abuja, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) have complied.
The agencies said the movement was aimed at ensuring operational efficiency, while also improving the quality of service delivery to airlines.
In a statement, FAAN said already, the Managing Director, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu, Directors and other critical members of staff of the Authority had since relocated to the new FAAN headquarters in Abuja.
Also in a statement, NAMA said, “The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) hereby wishes to inform its customers, stakeholders and the general public of the relocation of its corporate headquarters from Lagos to Abuja.
“This is in compliance with the recent directive from the Federal Ministry of Aviation asking all agencies in the sector to relocate operational headquarters to the nation’s capital in a bid to ensure efficient and effective coordination and enhanced service delivery between the Ministry and its agencies.”
Meanwhile, the the Managing Director, Capt. Fola Akinkuotu and other critical staff of the agency have since relocated to the new NAMA headquarters in in Abuja, in adherence to the directive while arrangements are being made for other strategic staff to follow suit in due course.