• 300, 000 jobs at risk if foreign airlines stop operation, says NANTA

    300, 000 jobs at risk if foreign airlines stop operation, says NANTA

    There are strong indications that about 300,000 Nigerians might lose their jobs if foreign airlines stop operation in the country.

    National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) recently expressed fear over the N118, 200,000,000 ($591 million) foreign airlines money trapped in Nigerian banks.

    NANTA said: “If the foreign airlines stop flying into Nigeria; no fewer than 300,000 jobs will be affected in the aviation sector, both upstream and down stream.”

    Speaking at a media briefing held at the NANTA House in Lagos, president […]