Chaos ensued at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja as officials of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) barricaded the entry and exit points, leaving numerous air travelers stranded on Thursday, November 09, 2023.
The protest action, initiated by the NLC and TUC, is a response to the recent attack on NLC president, Joe Ajaero, in Imo State.
Emerging reports confirm that the joint team of NLC and TUC members closed down the airport, leading to the suspension of all flights.
Passengers were caught off guard as they found themselves unable to proceed with their travel plans.
The closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport has significantly affected both domestic and international flights, leaving travelers frustrated and stranded.