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2021 budget: FG proposes national carrier, 10 new airports

by Kunle Awosiyan

The Federal Government says it is focusing on building ten new airports, with the possibility of a national carrier coming on stream in 2021.

This was announced by the Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika, when he appeared before the Senate aviation Committee Panel on Tuesday in Abuja

With 78 billion Naira for the 2021 fiscal year in the Aviation Sector, the Minister says the sector requires adequate funding to keep it afloat.

Chairman of the Senate Committee on Aviation, Senator Smart Adeyemi, seized the opportunity to charge the Aviation Minister to fast-track work on the Ajaokuta Airstrip as this will serve as a catalyst for the take off of the iron and steel industry.

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