The Federal Government has announced the sack of all the directors in the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), it was reported that their discharge from office is in connection with the Vice President’s visit to Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos.
The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, announced the new development, and directed the affected officials to immediately hand over to their various directorates.
However, Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan on news media, has praised acting president Prof. Yemi Osinbajo for sacking 9 directors of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) He said: “Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo visited Murtala Muhammed International Airport and did not like the state of the toilets he saw. The next day ALL Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority directors were FIRED. That is a leader
However, the General Manager on Public Affairs, of the agency, Sam Adurogboye, has confirmed the removal of the directors. The reasons for their sack is yet unknown and they are to quit office with immediate effect. Here are the list of the sacked directors below: Salawu Ozigi (Director of Finance and Accounts). Joyce Nkemakolam (Director of Aerodrome and Airspace Standards) Aba Ejembi (Director of Administration) Emmanuel Ogunbami (Director of Licensing) Benedict Adeyileka (Director of Airworthiness). Justus Wariya (Director of Air Transport Regulation) Adamu Abdullahi (Director of Consumer Protection) Ayodele Sasegbon (Director of General Aviation) Austin-Amadi Ifeanyi (Director of Human Resources)