Governor Willie Obiano inaugurates new Anambra Cargo/Passenger Airport.
Written by News Room on October 31, 2021
Anambra Governor, Chief Willie Obianob has inaugurated the newly-built Anambra International Cargo/Passenger Airport, Umueri.
The airport described by the state government in terms of facilities as one of the best in Sub-Saharan Africa has 3.7 kilometres runway and 34.4 metres control Tower.
Gov. Obiano who performed the inauguration at Umueri, Anambra East Local Government Area, said that five airlines have been approved to commence operation at the airport.
The Governor said he is fulfilled establishing the airport after more than 30 years of the creation of Anambra.
The state Commissioner for Works, Mr Marcel Ifejiofor, said the airport took a period of 20 months from start to completion and added that they have the best of facilities when compared to others across the country.