In the spirit of the season, the management of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Friday, 14th of February 2020 celebrated inbound and outbound passengers across her five international airports namely; MMIA Lagos, NAIA Abuja, SMICA Owerri, PHIA Port Harcourt, and ABIA Kano, sharing roses to mark the 2020 Valentine’s Day themed ‘Love is in the air’.
In Lagos, as early as 9:00 am, members of staff dressed in red apparels joined celebrity Big Brother Reality Show 2018 finalist Alex Asogwa aka Alex Unusual to share red roses to passengers at Murtala Muhammed International and Domestic Airports, Lagos.
According to FAAN, the celebration is in line with its customer-centric culture focused purposely on giving the best experience to users of the Nigerian airport facilities. The celebration was captioned as FAANlentine by the management of FAAN.
In Abuja, ace comedian Ambassador Wahala engaged with passengers sharing hilarious jokes and roses at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport.
The celebration is part of the authority’s commitment to showing appreciation to passengers and ensuring that air travelers are given utmost respect and comfort received accolades by the highly enthused travelers and other users of the airport.
Air hostesses of Ethiopian Airlines also commended FAAN for being thoughtful in celebrating them, they felt loved with the gestures. “We feel so honored and loved by FAAN and this is very thoughtful of them, we really appreciate and we will take this lovely roses back to our country”, said Helena
Another passenger, Mrs. Adesola Opeolulwa, said that the event was remarkable, adding that she was glad that FAAN gave her something worthwhile for this year’s St. Valentine’s Day because it has brightened her day. “Thank you FAAN you made my day brighter, she said”.
In her remarks, FAAN’s Regional General Manager South West Mrs. Victoria Shin-Aba, who participated in sharing the roses alongside celebrity guest Alex explained that “celebrating our customers is part of our value proposition and this is what we do every day at FAAN. We make them go away with good experiences. We have made it a culture to celebrate Valentine’s Day which we have termed FAANlentine”.