The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has announced the international runways 18R and 36L at Murtala Muhammed Airport Lagos will be shut down for maintenance.

FAAN announced this in a statement on Monday.

Lagos airport runways shut down for maintenance – FAAN

FAAN said the runways would be closed for eight weeks for maintenance.

“This is to notify the public that runway 18R/36L of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos has been closed for eight weeks for Maintenance work to be carried out,” the statement read.

According to the agency, Taxiway B-18L would be used instead for all flight operations until maintenance is completed.