The Federal Government of Nigeria has confirmed Engineer Saleh Dunoma as the substantive managing director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).
The appointment was ratified by the Presidency in a statement released on Thursday 20th April, 2017.
A recipient of the highly coveted National Productivity Order of Merit Award (NPOM), Engr Saleh had contributed immensely to the growth and development of aviation in Nigeria and beyond.
Engineer Saleh Dunoma assumed duties as the managing director and chief executive officer of the Authority March 2014.
Prior to his appointment as the MD, he was the director in charge of projects in the Authority and his wealth of experience was very instrumental to the success of the Airport Remodelling project of the Federal Government, under which all 22 airports being managed by FAAN were remodeled, according to existing international standards.
He is currently the African Regional President of Airport Council International (ACI), a body overseeing the safety and security of airports globally.
Engr Dunoma is the first Nigerian so elected to occupy the office.