The Akwa Ibom State Government Yesterday, inaugurated its own airline, Ibom Air.
The inauguration was performed by Nigeria’s Senate president, Bukola Saraki, at the state-owned airport in Uyo.
A large crowd of dignitaries and people from the state, including, Mr. Victor Attah was present to witness the ceremony.
The airport was recently renamed Victor Attah International Airport, after the second civilian governor of the state.
Two of the aircraft in the Ibom Air’s fleet touched down at the airport in the afternoon amidst cheers from the excited crowd of onlookers.
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