The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is to inaugurate the newly built international terminal of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, on Tuesday (today).


Today’s inauguration is coming after several dates had been set by the Federal Government for the terminal’s completion and inauguration since 2015.


The new international terminal is one of the five terminals being built in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Kano and Enugu, in a bilateral arrangement between the Federal Government and the People’s Republic of China.


The ones in Abuja and Port Harcourt had been completed and inaugurated, while that of Kano had been completed and billed for inauguration soon.


The acting General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, Faithful Hope-Ivbaze, said in a statement issued on Monday that the new Lagos International terminal had the capacity to process 14 million passengers per annum.

Source: Okechukwu Nnodim