The first aircraft has landed at the new Cargo Airport in Ado-Ekiti.
The aircraft according to information is a NAF 930 Nigerian Airforce jet which landed on Saturday amidst fanfare.
The airport was officially inaugurated on Saturday by the Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika.
On the ground to welcome the aircraft which landed around 10.20 am were the Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi and his wife, the Deputy Governor, Bisi Egbeyemi, the Deputy Governor-Elect, Monisade Afuye, Minister for Trade, Industry and Investment, Niyi Adebayo as well as other state functionaries.
The aircraft, flown by Flight Lieutenant Balogun, conveyed the Federal Government delegation.