Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja has won laurels at the 8th Nigeria Aviation Award
The airport is voted as Nigeria’s Most Improved International Airport for the Year 2017 at the award ceremony,
The airport was also recognised for the turnaround of its terminal building including, the opening of new terminal and decongestion of the airport generally.
The Airport Manager Sani Mahmud also emerged as the Airport Manager of the Year.
The organisers of the event, Nigeria Aviation Awards acknowledged the improvement recorded by the airport management in ensuring the timely completion of the runway rehabilitation in 2017.
The award organisers also said that the airport under Mahmud also got its aerodrome certification for the first time since inception from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) in November 2017.