Nigeria, Saudi Arabia resume joint cargo flights in scramble for $6 trillion market

The Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Festus Keyamo, has disclosed that cargo flight operations between Nigeria and Saudi Arabia are set to resume after years of inactivity.

Keyamo announced this via a post on his official X (formerly Twitter) account on Tuesday.

The Aviation Minister noted that he discussed the resumption of cargo flight operations with Saleh Al-Jasser, Minister of Transport and Logistics of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Monday, on the sidelines of the ongoing Future Aviation Forum (FAF) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.