COVID-19: FG Disallows Emirates Airlines from operating in Nigeria


By Oluwakemi Ishola 

In a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus in Nigeria, the Federal Government has included Emirates Airlines in the list of airlines not allowed to operate in Nigeria.

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, confirmed this via his Twitter handle on Friday.

The PTF sub-committee met today with EU Ambassadors to discuss Lufthansa, Air France/KLM ban.

“The meeting progressed well. Emirates Airlines’s situation was reviewed and they are consequently included in the list of those not approved, with effect from Monday the 21st September 2020,” Sirika tweeted


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