Workers in the electrical department of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has pleaded withb the Regional General Manager of Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja to assist them ensure that FAAN looks into the lingering issue of the casual workers interviewed since a long time.
Head of Department, FAAN Electrical, Engr Abdulrahman Musa made the appeal at the weekend during the departmental end of the year party held at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos
Engr Musa said “today, we are appealing to everyone to support our course in moving the department forward, so we can secure a clear path towards achieving our goals because best time to start is now. The people that will change the world should be us; if not us, who? and if not now, when? ”
“We are appealing to the regional general manager to assist us in pleading with the management about our casuals that were interviewed long ago as I hope you would use your good position to assist each and everyone involved in the interview conducted by FAAN”, the engineer added.
According to Engr Musa, the electrical department of FAAN has always made frantic efforts to be better people. As such, they have learned to be their brother’s keepers who support one another during hard times and good times.
Although, their goals in the department are numerous, Engr Musa pointed out that their determination was huge in order to see that they achieve their goals during the period of their stay in the organisation.
High point of the event marked the recognition of the Regional General Manager, MMIA terminal, Mrs Victoria Shin-Aba and International Terminal Manager, Mr. O.T. Ogini with awards of excellence.
Responding, Mrs Shin-Aba expressed her joy for the prestigious award bestowed on her by the workers in the electrical department of FAAN.
Shin-Aba said “electrical department is the life wire of the airport. When the life wire is not on, nothing works. I appreciate Engr Musa. He is very intelligent, articulate and a professional to the core. All of you are very important and I appreciate you all on behalf of the airport management staff”.
The end of year party was well attended by staff in the electrical department of FAAN, airport workers and other stakeholders in the nation’s aviation industry.