Information reaching us has it that the cabin crew members of Arik Air that early this morning embarked on an industrial action has resolved the industrial dispute with the management of the airline. Their action disrupted the flight operations of the airline, which is currently managed by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
The airline’s Public Relations & Communications Manager, Mr. Adebanji Ola has also issued a statement to inform the general public of the early resolution of the dispute meaning that flight operations have resumed in full force. The full text of Ola’s statement reads, “The cabin crew members of our flight operations team earlier this morning embarked on a work-to-rule action which led to the disruption of some of our flights out of Lagos. The dispute has been resolved amicably and our operations are now back to normal with flights leaving for their destinations with minimum delays.
We assure our customers, especially those traveling during this festive season that we will do our best to ensure they get to their destinations safely. We sincerely apologize for the disruption in our operations. We see this unfortunate event as a temporary setback to the new Arik brand we have built in the last 10 months. Please be assured that measures have been put in place to ensure a hitch free operations during the remaining period of the yuletide.