BREAKING: Minister Of Aviation Announces That Nigeria’s National Carrier, Nigeria Air, Will Take Off Fully By April 2022, Says Local Entrepreneurs Will Hold 46 Percent And 49 Percent Will Be Reserved For Foreign Investors And Strategic Partners, Will Create 70,000 Jobs Only

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has on Wednesday, disclosed that Nigeria’s national carrier, Nigeria Air, will take off by April 2022, Page 36 learnt.

The Minister made the disclosure while speaking with State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting.

The meeting was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, in Abuja.

He also disclosed that the national carrier will be run by a company in which the government will hold 5 percent stake.

He added that Nigerian entrepreneurs will hold 46 percent, while the remaining 49 percent will be reserved for yet-to-be assigned strategic equity Partners, including foreign Investors.

He further noted that the national carrier, when operational, will create about 70,000 jobs for Nigerians.

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