As part of its determination to uplift the standard of Ibadan Airport, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde will commission the Protocol Lounge at Alakia Airport in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital this Tuesday.
Recall that Governor Makinde facilitated the commencement of flights from Ibadan by Air Peace Airlines.
According to Sources close to the airport confirmed the development to this Online Newspaper that the airline decided to enlist the Ibadan route following what was called “encouragements” by the administration of Governor Seyi Makinde. It was gathered that the airline had already flagged off ticket sales in all its outlets.
According to a confirmation notification allegedly send to Ibadan Airport authorities, the airline has confirmed that flight from Abuja to Ìbàdàn and back will begin from August 16, 2021.
According to members of Seyi Makinde administration, the function will begin at 10am, with the Governor receiving the inaugural flight of Air Peace Airlines.
functionaries expected at the event include: Oyo Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan, Speaker Oyo House of Assembly, Rt Hon Debo Ogundoyin, Secretary to the State Government, Olubamiwo Adeosun, Chief of Staff, Hon Segun Ogunwuyi, Director -General Bureau of Public Procurement, Hon Commissioner for Public Works and Infrastructure, Professor Kehinde Sangodoyin and Executive Chairman of Egbeda Local Government Area.