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Former Cleaner Turned Pilot Commences Flying Operations

Months back, report went viral about Mohammed Abubakar (pictured left), a former airport cleaner who was promoted to a pilot in one of Nigeria’s passenger airline, Azman Air. The airline took to its Twitter page to celebrate the pilot following his career advancement. 

A tweet from the airline’s official handle, reads; “He Joined the Aviation industry 24years ago as Aircraft Cleaner. Today He is getting the Fourth Bar to becoming a CAPTAIN. Congratulations Mohammed Abubakar from all of us @AirAzman.”

The new co-pilot has commenced flying operations with other pilots.