Ethiopian Airline is interested in establishing new Airline in Nigeria


The airline said it is in talks with the Federal Government, private sectors and airline operators in Nigeria.

The airline also noted the failure of Nigeria to own a carrier was a big threat to the airline industry in Africa which is capable of displacing indigenous carriers in the continent.

Ethiopian Airlines Group Chief Executive officer, Tewolde Gebremariam, disclosed these during a chat with some reporters.

He also revealed that the airline loses about $3million annually to its operation of Kano and Enugu route because of low traffic.

On why he was in Nigeria, Gebremariam said: “We have been discussing and exploring possibilities to establish or support a strong airline in…

Source: Nigerian Tribune