The Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Festus Keyamo, has summoned some top federal government officials.
This will be the first time Keyamo will be issuing this kind of summon since his assumption of office as the Minister of Aviation. He had vowed to hit the ground running by effecting key changes in the ministry.
In this regard, Keyamo summoned heads of regulatory agencies over safety concerns in the aviation industry. The Minister on Monday, said a comprehensive review of recent incidents will be done in the meeting with the heads of regulatory agencies.
The minister in a statement said, “Due to safety concerns in the aviation sector expressed by members of the public, I have summoned the heads of the regulatory agencies to my office later today to review the incidents that are the cause of these concerns and to ensure that appropriate steps are taken to forestall future occurrence and to apply sanctions, where necessary, regarding the past incidents.”