Air fares have began coming down immediately after the Yuletide celebration as passenger targeted visitors has dropped at the airports.
THISDAY checks revealed that there has been reduction in passenger website traffic on many of the routes, but the Abuja-Lagos Lagos-Abuja and Abuja-Owerri Owerri-Lagos routes nonetheless report substantial targeted visitors, even.
Nonetheless, the charge of economic system course has come down to N27, 000 from the more than N60, 000 sold for the duration of the Yuletide.
Spokesman of Arik Air, Adebanji Ola, told THISDAY that airfares have marginally appear down, but continue to rather high as opposed to this time the previous decades. He attributed this to the weakening trade level against the pounds.
He explained as long as the worth of the dollar remains large in contrast to the naira, airfares would still be significant as aviation expenses are denominated in dollars.
“Yes fares have arrive