Aviation Minister, Princess Stella Oduah, weekend, signed Performance Contract Agreements with the Permanent Secretary and MDs/CEOs of the agencies under the Federal Ministry of Aviation, warning of severe consequences for failure and under-performance.

The ceremony, which held at the Minister’s Conference Room, was witnessed by the Minister of National Planning, Dr. Shamsuddeen Usman, who was represented by the Executive Secretary of the National Planning Commission, NPC, Ntufam Ugbo.

The Minister warned the Permanent Secretary, Ms Anne Ene-Ita; Managing Directors of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, and Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA, Mr. George Ureisi and Mazi Udoh respectively; Director-General of the Nigerian Metereological Agency, NIMET, Dr. Anthony Anuforum, and Commissioner, Accident Investigations Bureau, Capt. Mukthar Usman, that there was zero tolerance for under-performance in the ministry.

She said: “As you are all aware, the Transformation Agenda of President Goodluck Jonathan is a pact for service delivery and accountability in Nigeria.

“In the same vein, the aviation sector transformation programme focuses on becoming a world-class provider of safe, secure and comfortable air transport sector that is self-sustaining and pivotal to the socio-economic growth of Nigeria.

“These objectives cannot be achieved if we do not set our targets and be held accountable for our actions, decisions and promises.”