FEC approves N10.5bn for airport management solution in Abuja, Lagos, Kano, P/Harcourt, Enugu

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved the sum of N10.5 billion to supply Airport Management Solution to Nigerian international airports at Lagos, Abuja, Kano, Port Harcourt and Enugu.

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika made this known at the end of the Council meeting, chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja yesterday.

He said the project would be completed in 12 months and subject to 7.5 percent Value Added Tax (VAT).

According to him, “Today in Council, the Ministry of Aviation had a memorandum that was approved and this is a contract for the provision of Airport Management Solution for the international airports of Abuja, and that of Lagos and Kano, Port Harcourt and Enugu. It is awarded in the sum of N10,594,057,618.20”..

Sen. Hadi Sirika is a former pilot and a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He represents Katsina North Senatoriat District under the platform of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC).

Sirika was previously Vice-Chairman of the Millennium Development Goals Standing Committee of the Nigerian Senate. He became a senator in 2011. Before then, he served as a member of the House of Representatives between 2003 and 2007 on the platform of the ANPP.

He was General Manager of Katsina State Transport Authority from 1999 and 2000 and iwas  the Minister of State for Aviation and currently Minister of Aviation

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