The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, on Wednesday, announced the suspension of the planned national carrier, Nigeria Air.
On his Twitter handle, @hadisirika, Sirika tweeted: I regret to announce that the Federal Executive Council has taken the tough decision to suspend the National Carrier Project in the interim. All commitments due will be honoured. We thank the public for the support as always.”
Recall that Thesheet.ng reported the unveiling of the name and logo of Air Nigeria at the Farnborough International Airshow in London.
At the event Hadi Sirika said that government is in talks with Airbus and Boeing for the provision of aircraft for the service.
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