Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is currently in Kaduna to inspect the Airport to see its level of preparedness ahead of the closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
Osinbajo, who was accompanied by Kaduna Governor, Nasir El-Rufai and Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi is at the airport which will serve as an alternative following the planned closure of the Abuja Airport.
The Abuja Airport will be closed for six weeks beginning from March 8, to enable the authorities fix its faulty runway.
The acting President also met with representatives in the state.
While speaking, Prof.Osinbajo sends his condolence to the affected family in the Southern Kaduna killings.
He further enjoined the people to embrace peace.
— Presidency Nigeria (@NGRPresident) March 3, 2017
In Kaduna, Ag. President Osinbajo with Gov. Rufai now meeting with community & religious leaders from S'Kaduna. He was earlier @ airport
— Laolu Akande (@akandeoj) March 3, 2017
2. Our men doing extremely well in NE, & S'Kaduna is being contained, peace-building process there going on very well-Ag. President Osinbajo
— Laolu Akande (@akandeoj) March 1, 2017