The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has certified the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos.
The certification came after many years of work to ensure compliance with international standards and regulations.
A certificate endorsing the safety rating was handed over to the Managing Director of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Saleh Dunoma, by the Director- General of NCAA, Capt. Usman Mukthar.
The General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu disclosed this on Monday.
She said the certificate for the Lagos airport safety endorsement would be formally handed over to the Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika, in Abuja on Tuesday.