In reaction to a rumour published recently on the social media indicating the crash of an aircraft belonging to a particular airline in Nigeria, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), has debunked the rumour, noting that the information was baseless and misleading.
In a statement signed by Olajumoke Adetona, Acting General Manager, Public Affairs, NAMA, the agency stated, “The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) hereby wishes to debunk rumours making the rounds on social media of the crash of an aircraft belonging to a particular airline in Nigeria.
“For the avoidance of doubt, the agency hereby wishes to state categorically that such rumours are baseless, unfounded and therefore NOT TRUE. NAMA can authoritatively inform the Nigerian public that there is no missing aircraft whatsoever within the Nigerian Airspace.”
The agency also assured all Nigerians of the safety of the nation’s airspace, noting that all necessary measures are being put in place to ensure seamless, efficient and safe flight operations in Nigeria.
By Patrick Aigbokhan