Official of the Ibom Air has released a press statement regarding the incident that involved a rude follower of the Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi, causing an unpalatable scenario when a Lagos bound flight was to take off from Abuja.
The Round Table early reported that Obidient Shouting 'Tinubu-must-not-be-sworn-in' was Thrown Off Plane.
The Group Manager, Marketing and Communication, of the Ibom Air, Aniekan Essienette in a press statement apologized to the passengers on board for the delay caused on-time departure of their flight.
Aniekan give clear revelation of what transpired at the airport and how the issue was addressed though with a delayed on-time departure of the flight. The press release by the Ibom Air reads in parts:
“We wish to inform the public about an incident on our 6pm flight from Abuja to Lagos on Friday, March 31, 2023.
“A passenger stood up and began addressing other passengers in a manner considered inappropriate and unruly, as he was making other passengers nervous.
“Our crew deemed his continuous unruly behaviour unsafe and called on airport security to help with the situation.
“Upon his refusal to stop or disembark peacefully, the security operatives were left with no choice but to forcefully disembark the passenger as a last option.
“We are aware that several videos and reports of this incident are circulating on social media and wish to provide the right perspective.
“Ibom Air wishes to assure our passengers that we maintain very high safety and service standards and will never compromise the safety and security of our passengers.
“We apologise to the affected passengers for the time it took to disembark this passenger, which caused an otherwise on-time departure to be delayed by an hour.
Tag: Ibom Air Obidients
Written by Ejiro Hassan (ejiro)
Published 4/1/2023 7:46:55 PM