FAAN Okays Owerri Airport Fire Incident Report  | Nigeria News
Connect with us



News

FAAN Okays Owerri Airport Fire Incident Report

Published

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has confirmed that an inferno on Monday burnt some parts of the terminal building of the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri in Imo.

The General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Henrietta Yakubu, made this known in a statement obtained by Naija News.

Yakubu said the inferno started around 2:00 pm but was curtailed swiftly by officers of the Aerodrome Rescue in a joint effort with the Fire Fighting Services Department of FAAN.

“There was no casualty and normal operations has since resumed at the airport.

“The authority has commenced preliminary investigations into the cause of the incident,” she said.

Recall that this news platform had earlier reported the break out of the inferno that was said to have started at the arrival wing of the airport.

 




Copyright Naija News 2019. All rights reserved. You may only share Naija News content using our sharing buttons. Send all news and press releases to newsroom@naijanews.com.

Akoh is a Senior Content Creator at Naija News. He is a Journalist|| Writer|| Social Media Strategist|| Content Creator ||. He understands the limitless relevance of #human. Twitter/Instagram:@gr8harchor

Advertisement

Contact Us

Open

Close