Tag: Emirates

UAE relaxes travel restrictions for Travelers

United Arab Emirates (UAE) has relaxed it’s travel requirement for Nigerian travellers after the Nigerian Government took a reciprocal action against its national carrier, Emirates Airlines, and other airlines operating from the UAE and The Netherlands. The Nigerian Government had on March 15 slapped Emirates with a flight ban after[Read More…]

Federal Government suspends Emirates Airlines

The Federal Government has banned all incoming and outbound flights from the Emirates Airline. Hadi Sirika, minister of aviation, disclosed this on Monday, during the presidential task force on COVID-19 (PTF) briefing in Abuja. He said the ban which is to take effect from Wednesday is because of the airline[Read More…]

1500 Nigerian Air Passengers Stranded in Ghana After British Airways, Rwandair, Emirates and Qatar Airlines diverted flights to Accra

Four days after the quartet of British Airways, Rwandair, Emirates and Qatar Airlines diverted their flights from the Murtala Muhammad International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos to Kotoka International Airport, in Accra, Ghana, about 1500 Nigerian passengers are yet to be airlifted back to the country. The passengers, who are already[Read More…]