Arik Air is resuming flight operations from Abuja to Sokoto and Kano effective September 3, 2021.

Flights from Abuja to Sokoto and Abuja to Kano will operate weekly every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Lagos passengers can also connect seamlessly to either of the two destinations via Abuja.

The decision to reinstate flights to Sokoto and Kano was informed by the yearnings of customers in those areas for the real Arik Air experience.

Arik Air Chief Executive Officer, Captain Roy Ilegbodu commented: “As a leading Nigerian carrier, we take the feedback of our customers seriously. We will continue to serve our customers to the best of our ability at all times.”

For the best fares, customers are advised to book online at or download the Arik Air Mobile App on Google Play or App Store.