President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria has signed bilateral air service agreements with USA, India, Morocco, Rwanda.
This was announced by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, on Tuesday.
A copy of the agreements uploaded by the minister showed that Buhari signed the instruments of ratification on September 30.
Recall that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) had on July 29 ratified the air transport agreement between Nigeria and the United States at its virtual meeting.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, told State House correspondents at the end of the meeting that with the ratification, Nigeria will take advantage of the agreement to strengthen economic, social and cultural ties with the United States.
A bilateral air service agreement (BASA) is an air transport agreement between two countries and it liberalizes commercial civil aviation services between the concerned nations by allowing designated airlines to operate commercial flights, covering transportation of passengers and cargoes.