The federal government has issued a directive mandating the relocation of the headquarters of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) from Abuja to Lagos State. The directive was revealed in a memo dated January 15, 2024, issued by the Managing Director of FAAN, Mrs. Olubunmi Kuku.
The memo disclosed that the relocation order stems from the directive of the Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Festus Keyamo. The decision to move FAAN’s headquarters to Lagos has sparked discussions about the implications and rationale behind the move.
“The Honourable Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development has directed that the Headquarters of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) should be relocated from Abuja to Lagos,” the memo stated. It further urged FAAN management to provide an assessment of the implications arising from the relocation.
As details continue to unfold, stakeholders and the public await further clarification on the reasons behind this significant decision and the potential impact it may have on the operations and dynamics of FAAN.