Turkia Mullin, center (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell).

Metro Airport Board Votes To Remove CEO Turkia Mullin

Embattled airport CEO Turkia Mullin says she plans to file a lawsuit after the board voted for her ouster, 5-2.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011

Turkia Mullin, center (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell).

A Statement From Turkia Awada Mullin

Ousted Detroit Metro Airport CEO Turkia Mullin issued the following statement on the day of her firing:

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011


Meeting To Decide Fate Of Metro Airport CEO

The controversy surrounding Detroit Metro Airport CEO Turkia Mullin now moves into a new phase. Mullin could find out as early as Monday afternoon whether or not she gets to keep her $250,000 a year job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011

Metro Airport (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Metro Airport CEO To Be Fired? Special Meeting Called

A special meeting has been called by the Airport Authority Board for Monday after demands that embattled CEO Turkia Mullin step down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2011

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano during a taping of "Reinventing Michigan." (credit: Paul Pytlowany/WWJ-TV)

Petition Filed To Recall Wayne County Executive Ficano

A new worry for Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano, as he’s now the target of a recall petition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2011

Wayne County Exec. Robert Ficano speaks about the severance issue (WWJ Photo/Florence Walton, File)

Ficano Has No Plans To Resign Amid Severance Controversy

“Not at all. Not at all. I’ve not done anything wrong,” Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2011

FBI To Investigate Wayne County Severance Deal

The Michigan Attorney’s office confirms that the FBI will look into a $200,000 severance deal given to former Wayne County Development Director Turkia Mullin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

Turkia Mullin: (credit:

Ficano: Staff Suspended, Fired Over $200K Payout

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano announced Friday that two county employees were suspended and another fired over the ongoing controversy surrounding a $200,000 payout to Turkia Awada Mullin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2011

State Representative John Olumba

State Rep: Bullied Over Wayne Co. Severance Debacle

The man who asked for an investigation into a controversial severance pay deal for the new director of Detroit Metro Airport says he’s being bullied.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2011

AG’s Office Looks Into Wayne County Severance Fiasco

The State Attorney General’s office is taking over a case involving Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano’s office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2011