Calls for stringent measures to curbs excesses of operators
By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja
A civil rights activist and social crusader, Patriot Patrick Eholor, weekend, expressed worry over alleged poor security system at nation’s airports following security breaches.
Eholor who spoke with Vanguard on alleged security breaches said the complacency displayed by officials of some airlines that puts other persons using the airports for business and traveling activities to risk, which also exposes national security to criminal elements to take advantage of.
According to him greed for money and extortion responsible for the threat he personally witnessed as air tickets were bought with forged names and resold by some airline workers over the counter between N140, 000 and N200, 000 during the Easter celebration.
He also decried the fact that airlines allowed passengers without valid identity cards to board their airplanes, which in other…