FAAN MD Urges Women To Champion Equality


Women in Logistics and Transport (WILAT) recently marked the International Women’s Day in Lagos.

Gathered at the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) annex within Lagos International Airport, women from the institute commemorated the occasion sponsored by the Aviation Mode chapter.

Under the theme “Inspire Inclusion,” the event commenced with an address by WILAT Chairperson, Khadijat Shaidu-Shabi, emphasizing the historical significance of the day and encouraging women to champion gender equality across all sectors.

“Whether in the marketplace, the household, or the boardroom, let us advocate for justice and equality,” she said.

The Director, Public Affairs and Consumer Protection at the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Mrs. Obiageli Orah, represented by the Deputy General Manager, Protocol and Passages, Mrs Christabel Eromosele, echoed the theme’s relevance, urging women to uphold excellence and mentor the next generation.


Keynote speaker, Managing Director, FAAN, Mrs. Olubunmi Kuku, represented by the Director, Commercial and Business Development, Ms. Ademola Agunbiade, reiterated the importance of women empowering each other and advocating for equal rights, emphasizing unity for societal change.