Nigeria's two busiest airports – Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, the nation's capital city and Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos, the country's commercial and former administrative capital - are to to concessioned to private operators.
This followed the approval of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), according to the vice president, Prof.Yemi Osinbajo.
He made this disclosure on Monday while speaking at the fifth edition of the presidential quarterly business forum which held at the State House, Abuja.
“I am pleased to say that the federal executive council has approved the concessioning of the Lagos and Abuja airports,” Osinbajo said in a tweet posted on @NGRPresident.
However, details of the terms for the concession are yet to be made public.
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