Abuja, Lagos and Kano Airports to get equipment worth N3.52bn
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Federal Executive Council has approved the sum of N3,523,592,079 for procurement of equipment needed at Abuja, Lagos and Kano international airports, under the Ministry of Aviation.
Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant to President on Media and Publicity, who spoke on the approvals on behalf of the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, said FEC approved “the supply and installation of two sets of complete high-capacity passenger security screening systems for the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and Nnamdi Azikiwe International airports in Abuja at the sum of N1,193,630,980.
Akande, disclosed this after the federal cabinet meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
“There was another approval gotten by the aviation minister for the supply and installation of airfield ground lighting materials for the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja and also the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano at the sum of N2,329,961,099.60.”
Moving on, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouk, said two memoranda were approved by FEC for Rehabilitation of Trafficked Persons in Nigeria.