ONGOING CONSTRUCTION: FAAN TO TEMPORARY CLOSE MMIA DEPARTURE DROP OFF ZONE
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has announced a temporary closure of the drop off zone at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.
According to FAAN, the temporary closure is expected to allow for the completion of the ongoing canopy installation works at the concourse of the old international building.
In a statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, it read “The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) hereby notify passengers, airport users, stakeholders and the general public that effective Wednesday, October 6, 2021, there will be a temporary closure of the regular Drop Off Zone at the departure frontage of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.”
It said, “To ease vehicular and human facilitation around the area, the Authority has temporary opened the Drop Off Zone of the new international terminal to serve airport users, while the project would last.”
Also, covered walkways have been put in place to link the old and the new terminal. The Authority will also open the new departure bridge to serve as an exit to motorists.
While appealing to airport users to bear with FAAN while this project will be completed, FAAN appealed to passengers and other stakeholders to please comply with directives from security and traffic agents that have been deployed to ensure orderliness.
It added that FAAN is committed to her core values of Safety, Security and Comfort.