President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Port Harcourt, River State, said the Federal Government’s removal of Value Added Tax (VAT) from domestic air travels will reduce air fares, enable speedy movement of more people and spur business activities that will stimulate the economy.
The Minister of State, Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, says repair of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, runway has attained 96 per cent completion.
Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, has said the relocation of operations of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to Kaduna would cost over N1.1 billion.
The Minister of State, Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, will on Thursday engage the Industry’s Stakeholders on issues arising from the proposed closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, for repairs on its runway.
LEO ALIGWO, Business Editor
Necessary measures are being imitated by the Federal Government to save the operations of domestic airlines from total collapse, the Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, has revealed.