Allowing foreign airlines into all our airports injures domestic airlines


The recent drama created between Nigeria’s federal government, Canada on one side and some other foreign countries over their refusal to allow Nigerian carriers to evacuate Nigerians stranded in their countries due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic back home has continued to generate reactions from key players across the sector. Many are contesting the continuous tacit support of government to promote foreign airlines over the indigenous airlines as witnessed in the engagement of foreign carriers to evacuate Nigerians stranded around the world.

While some stakeholders laid the blame on the doorstep of the government for failing to fight and support its indigenous carriers,…

Source: Nigerian Tribune