Tinubu Government Announces Collection of Tolls from All Nigerians At Airport Gates


President Bola Tinubu’s administration has announced a significant change in policy for federal airports across Nigeria. Effective immediately, all users of federal airports will be required to pay tolls at airport gates, with no exceptions granted, including for the President and Vice President themselves.

Bayo Onanuga, Special Adviser to President Tinubu, made this known, revealing that the FEC approved the implementation of tolls at airport gates, with no exceptions granted for any individual, including the President and Vice President themselves.

“After exhaustive deliberations, the council approved a number of policies and projects that will further boost the economy, facilitate investments and promote the ease of doing business in the country. 

“FEC approved that all users of Federal airports all over the country must now pay tolls at the gates. No one is excluded. The President and Vice President of Nigeria will also pay the toll,” Onanuga said.

He also revealed that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved contract for the supply, installation, and training of operators for a disabled aircraft recovery system at Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos.

According to him, “The contract will cost N4.2 billion. Similar contract was awarded in 2021 for Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in 2021.”

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