Death of Nigeria Air: FG Suspends Planned National Carrier, Hadi Sirika’s Efforts Put on Hold for Contract Audit

By | August 31, 2023



Death – Obituary News : The Nigerian government has suspended the planned national carrier, Nigeria Air, citing the need for a proper audit of contracts. The decision was made by Aviation Minister Festus Keyamo, who stated that all arrangements made by his predecessor, Hadi Sirika, have been put on hold. The hope is that the audit will strengthen the project.

Title: Nigeria Air Project Suspended Indefinitely, Awaiting Contract Audit

In a shocking turn of events, the much-anticipated Nigeria Air project has been indefinitely suspended by the Federal Government (FG). The decision was announced by the Minister of Aviation, Festus Keyamo, who revealed that all arrangements made by his predecessor, Hadi Sirika, have been put on hold to facilitate a thorough audit of contracts.


Nigeria Air, a planned national carrier, was expected to revolutionize the aviation industry in Nigeria by providing world-class services and enhancing the country’s image as a major player in the global aviation sector. The project had generated great anticipation and excitement among Nigerians, who were eagerly looking forward to the benefits it promised to bring.

However, the sudden suspension has dashed the hopes of many, leaving them disappointed and concerned about the future of the aviation industry in Nigeria. The decision to halt the project was made in order to ensure transparency and accountability in the contractual agreements associated with Nigeria Air.

Festus Keyamo expressed his optimism that the audit process would strengthen the project and its future prospects. The FG’s commitment to conducting a thorough review of the contracts demonstrates their determination to prevent any potential mismanagement or corruption.

While the suspension has undoubtedly caused a setback, it is hoped that this pause will lead to better governance and planning for Nigeria Air. The aviation sector plays a crucial role in boosting economic growth, tourism, and connectivity. As such, it is imperative that the project is resumed once the audit is complete, with a renewed commitment to transparency and efficiency.

Nigerians now eagerly await the outcome of the contract audit, hoping that it will pave the way for the successful resurrection of Nigeria Air and fulfill its promise of becoming a world-class national carrier..