Jimoh Ibrahim, a Nigerian billionaire,politician and chairman of Air Nigeria is very excited at the moment. Air Nigeria (formerly Virgin Nigeria) just took delivery of its much awaited A300-200 aircraft.
The flight is to serve the purpose of flying passengers from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport to London airport. Ibrahim and the MD of Air Nigeria flew on board the airport to Lagos via Egypt some hours ago.The arrival of the aircraft was marked with a short ceremony. The first passenger flight has been scheduled for wednesday.
Known as 'Mr. Risk Taker', Mr. Ibrahim is also a motivational speaker and publisher of Newswatch magazine.