Africa: Jomo Kenyatta becomes second fastest-growing airport in cargo handling- ACI report

Kenya Bluebird

Airports Council International (ACI) World has released the latest World Airport Traffic Report showcasing the top airports for passengers, cargo and aircraft movements and highlighted the world’s fastest-growing airports in 2018. The Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi, Kenya secured number 2 position after Chicago Rockford International Airport, US, in terms of fastest-growing airports, which has handled over 2,50,000 […]

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Africa: Abuja Airport Wins 2018 ACI Safety Award


Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja has been chosen as “the best improved airport in safety” by Airports Council International (ACI), Africa region. According to a statement from the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria, the airport emerged the winner of the category, following an extensive evaluation process that considered entries from several other airports in Africa. In a letter dated 13th […]

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Africa: ACI Confab Will Afford Us Ample Opportunity to Make Our Airports Profitable- Dunoma


Saleh Dunoma, Managing Director of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, speaks with Chinedu Eze on the Airport Council International meeting, which FAAN is billed to host next month. He says the one week conference and exhibition will bring together airport managers from across the world to discuss issues bordering on the sustainability of airports and improvement in passenger traffic within […]

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Tourism: UNWTO, WTM Ministers Summit discusses Safe and Seamless Travel

Manila tourism

Minister of Tourism from over 50 countries and leaders from the private sector companies and associations will convene at the Ministers Summit organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the World Travel Market in London, to discuss safe, secure and seamless travel. The 10th edition of the Minister Summit to be held on 9 November under the title ‘Tourism […]

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African Aviation: Nigeria’s Airport rated 5th busiest in Africa

By Abdullateef Aliyu, The Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos has been named as the 5th busiest airport in Africa. The airport comes fifth after the Oliver Tambo International Airport Johannesburg (South- Africa) which is the busiest and followed by the Cairo International Airport (Egypt), the Cape Town International Airport (South-Africa) and the Mohammed V International Airport, Casablanca, (Morocco). This […]

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ACI commends Nigeria on ICAO Audit as FAAN seeks Collaboration Among Airport Stakeholders in Africa

By Friday Nwosu Nigeria ‘s Airport Authority Boss, has said the country will continue to play a leading role in advocating collaboration among aviation stakeholders in Africa to address major challenges in development of the air transport sector. The Managing Director, Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Engr. Sale Dunoma, stated this while receiving the Egyptian Minister of Civil Aviation, […]

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Jomo Kenyatta named most improved airport in Africa by ACI

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport has been named the best improved airport in Africa by Airports Council International in the 2015 Airport Service Quality awards. The survey carried out by ACI captured passengers’ experiences at all airport passenger contact points at more than 300 airports worldwide, and places JKIA as the fifth best airport in Africa. Welcoming the news, Kenya Airports […]

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