Business News of Friday, 21 February 2020Source: www.ghanaweb.comAviation workers lament over safety land encroachmentKotoka International Airport, Terminal 3The Professional Workers’ Union of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority, GCAA have expressed their displeasure in the unlawful encroachment of the Authority’s lands. The workers complain of aviation safety lands being taken over by the government, an act they believe can threaten safety at the country’s International Airport. Citi Business News reports that in 2008, the aviation workers raised concerns when government took thirty acres of its land at La Wireless for the construction of the AU village. The workers also lament the confrontations with some of the persons encroaching their lands..“Between 2014 and 2016, the government took over almost all the 614 acres of the Aviation land at La Nkwatanan, despite an earlier agreement with our management to reserve 250 acres for aviation purposes. Meanwhile, the aviation protesters comprising seven professional staff unions has called for the removal of the Board Chairman of the GCAA, Air Commodore Rexford G.M.
Source: GhanaWeb February 21, 2020 17:37 UTC