Nigeria airspace is adequately The Managing Director of Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, (NAMA) Engr.
Ibrahim Abdulsalam told journalists that “all communication, navigation, surveillance and air traffic management facilities of the agency are working at optimal levels” saying the travelling public are assured of their safety.
The czar at an Aviation family forum organised by the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations in honour of Mr. Basil Agboarumi who was recently elevated to the position of General Manager, Corporate Communications of Skyway Aviation Handling Company limited (SAHCOL).
Engr. Abdulsalam added that the agency has completed the installation of new Solar Runway Lighting systems at the Lagos and Port Harcourt International airports to further enhance safety of flight operations at all times and in all weather conditions.
He said NAMA “upholds the highest standards in air traffic management as the vision of the agency is to be one of the leading air navigation service providers in the world’’.
He commended NIPR for its professionalism, excellence and transparency saying “through various trainings, workshops and seminars, NIPR has moulded icons whose contributions to the Nigerian economy have been legendary producing the likes of Mr. Agboarumi who is a valuable product of this reputable institute’’.
National President of NIPR, Dr. Rotimi Oladele said that ‘’there is a visible indicator that the aviation industry is growing but there is need to support the industry to grow through aggressive information management’’.
He said Nigeria aviation of tomorrow ‘’should be based on information management as business can only thrive on accurate information and that is why Public Relations cannot be relegated -NIPR should be a role model”.
“Modesty is important for PR personalities. We must build the reputation of Nigeria and all the
Chief Executive Officers in the aviation sector must be part of it” Oladele told the gathering.