The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has commenced fumigation of the three major airports in Nigeria which includes the International Airports in Lagos, Abuja, and Port Harcourt ahead of reopening of flight operations in Nigeria.
This was disclosed in Tuesday by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu in a statement in Lagos.
Mrs.Yakubu explained that the fumigation exercise was in line with the efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world.
She said though, it was not yet clear when the ban on flights would be lifted, the authority was taking the proactive steps.
“This is to ensure the safety of passengers and other airport users when the airports eventually reopen.
“In March this year, the authority embarked on a similar exercise of disinfection and fumigation of all the international airports,” she said.