According to Mercy Johnson, the airline disappointed her after canceling the flight without prior notice.
The disappointed actress on May 29, 2017, booked a flight to see her family. But according to her, the airline disappointed her after canceling the flight without prior notice.
An angry Mercy Johnson then took to Instagram to air her displeasure.
She wrote, "So Arik Air @flyarikair kills my excitement of rushing home to celebrate Democracy Day with my family.
After sending me a text confirming my flight,they move it to 4.40pm without sending any msg...
So I rush to the airport and get a No Flight Now. Sad...What's ur Arik Story?" she wrote.
Pulse reached out to Arik Air for its own side of the story. The airline released a statement exclusive to Pulse.
Meanwhile, on March 14, 2017, Kogi Governor Yahaya Bello, appointed Mrs Johnson from Okehi LGA alongside 53 others "as Senior Special Assistants to the Governor into the various offices in the administration".
She wrote, "I am gratified with the official notification reaching me on my Appointment as the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor of Kogi State on Entertainment , Arts and Culture.
I am humbled, as I duly acknowledge this attending responsibility to serve my great state with the modest experience I have gathered over the years.
With depth of gratitude, I want to thank the Governor of Kogi State; His Excellency, Alhaji Yahaya Bello and his wife, the first lady of Kogi state Her Excellency Mrs Rashida Bello for this unparallel opportunity to serve.
According to her, she would use the experience she had gathered over the years to serve the state.