NUATE faults scrapping of Ministry of Aviation by Federal Government

National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has faulted the scrapping of the Ministry of Aviation by the Federal Government.

Assistant General-Secretary of NUATE, Olayinka Abioye in an interview argued that the merger did not make economic sense and might cost the nation a lot of money in future.

He argued that the merger did not make economic sense and might cost the nation a lot of money in future.

Abioye who recalled that on two occasions, the ministries were merged under former President Olusegun Obasanjo, the decision was reversed in order not to destroy the sector.

The unionist said it would have been better to restructure various agencies in the ministry to cut cost and improve efficiency.

The Federal Government had on Tuesday merged the ministry with the ministry of transport as part of the restructuring of the public service.



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