According to Sahara Reporters that obtained the information that Arik Air, West-Africa’s leading airline, has stopped its operations as its fuel suppliers and Insurers have withdrawn their services.

So many air passengers, that booked on Nigerian Arik airline, are now stranded and helpless across Nigeria because of the inability of the airline to fly them to their various destinations.
The airline is owing major oil marketers who regularly supply aviation fuel to them.

The airline now owes debts of N3 billion to key oil traders who supply aviation fuel and its contractors which has made them not to supply Jet A1 to the airline.