The Nigerian Aviation Security have been approved to bear arms. According to Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika, the Federal Government were serious about the bearing of arms and ammunition by the security officials.
He disclosed this to press men after the Federal Executive Council in State House, Abuja.
“So we are trying to make them take the form and shape of TSA of the US with K-9 dogs, handcuffs, the guards, the batons, light weapons, etc.
“The Minister of Interiors is helping us in that regard with the directive of Mr. President. They are partnering with us and other stakeholders to keep our airports secure. All these will be unveiled at the next stake holders meeting” He stated.