The Managing Director, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria Rabiu Yadudu has revealed the identity of the stowaway that climbed the Azman Airline at Murtala Mohammed International Airport.
He is Nigerien-born Usman Adamu.
According to Captain Yadudu, FAAN has launched thorough to investigation which caused the suspension of four staff, to ascertain the causes of the security breach.
He also said investigation is ongoing to ascertain the intent, mental/psychological state of the stowaway”
The managing director said Usman Adamu was reported to have appeared at the domestic end of the taxi way and attempted to gain access to the aircraft, while it was taxing to the holding point.”
He also assured travellers that security measures would be scaled up at the airports across the country to forestall future occurrence.
Meanwhile, there are unconfirmed reports that security personnel at scene of incident have sacked and placed under investigation.