Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, have assured Nigerians that the national carrier, Nigeria Air, will commence operations before President Buhari leaves office on May 29.
Sirika made this known on Monday while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the Extraordinary Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Fielding questions on the possibility of Nigeria Air becoming operational before May 29 when the administration of President Buhari will come to an end, the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika emphatically said that the national carrier will fly before the exit of the government.
He simply said, “Yes, we are on course, we’re on course, and by the grace of God before President Buhari leaves office, it will fly. We are on course, we are on course and before May 29, it will fly.”