• June 19, 2021

Emirates Airlines Banned From Operating in Nigeria


By Lillian Ogbonna (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – As part of measures to check the spread of COVID-19 in Nigeria, the Federal Government has included Emirates Airlines among airlines banned from operating flights to and from Nigeria.

This was disclosed by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, via his verified Twitter handle on Friday, were he said that the decision was taken after a meeting between the Presidential Task Force (PTF) and European Unions (EU).

According to the tweet, the ban would take effect from Monday, September 21, 2020.


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