June 17, 2013 – Power Failure Hits Abuja International Airport; Over 70 flights Delayed For 3 Hours
During the busiest travel seasons of the year, we learnt over 70 flights were delayed in Abuja yesterday when a total blackout hit the popular international airport.
According to a source, the power failure at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja was caused by faulty electrical outlets.
The unpleasant situation left several international passengers stranded for hours as their planes were unable to take off
An insider said the power failure lasted for 3 hours with no reasonable explanation from Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) and other relevant authorities.
Na wa o.