The President of Nigeria, Muhammed Buhari on Monday 20th of May, 2019 approved the appointment of Captain Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu as the new Managing Director of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).
Captain Yadudu’s appointment takes effect immediately. He is to take over form Engr. Engr. Saleh Dunoma.
In a press statement by James Odaudu (Deputy Director Press & Public Affairs , Ministry of Transportation, Aviation), Captain Yadudu is an ICAO / ACI accredited International Airport Professional, Captain Yadudu was until his new appointment, the Director of Airport Operations of the Authority.
He also holds professional certifications in Avionics, Airport Safety Management Systems , Airport Security Management, Air Transport Systems Management, amongst others.
Capt Yadudu hails from Northern part of Nigeria, Kano state, while Dunoma the former MD is from Borno state.