FG Chooses Captain Yadudu as New FAAN Managing Director

By Modupe Gbadeyanka

Captain Hamisu Rabiu Yadudu has been appointed as the new Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) with immediate effect.

This appointment, which was made and approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria, was announced on Monday in a statement issued by General Manager, Corporate Affairs at aviation agency, Mrs Yakubu Henrietta.

It was disclosed that the appointment of Captain Yadudu was conveyed through a letter, referenced FMA/PSAPPT/CEO/014/VOL.I/3 and dated May 20, 2019 from the Federal Ministry of Transportation.

The new Managing Director, who took over from Engr. Saleh Dunoma as MD was the Authority’s Director of Airport Operations prior to this appointment.

An ICAO/ACI accredited International Airport Professional, Capt. Yadudu holds professional certifications in Avionics, Airport Safety Management Systems, Airport Security Management, Air Transport Systems Management, amongst others.

Modupe Gbadeyanka is a fast-rising journalist with Business Post Nigeria. Her passion for journalism is amazing. She is willing to learn more with a view to becoming one of the best pen-pushers in Nigeria. Her role models are the duo of CNN's Richard Quest and Christiane Amanpour.

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