The ban on Nigerian flights to Dubai has been extended by the United Arab Emirates authorities till March 20.
Though it had been stated that Emirates flights from Dubai to Lagos and Abuja will continue as scheduled, the statement from the general public relations firm for Emirates revealed that customers from both Abuja and Lagos wouldn’t be accepted for travel before or including this date.
“In line with government directives, passenger services from Nigeria (Lagos and Abuja) to Dubai are temporarily suspended until 20 March 2021.
“Customers from both Abuja and Lagos won’t be accepted for travel before or including this date. Passengers who are to or connected through Nigeria within the last 14 days aren’t allowed entry into the UAE (whether terminating in or connecting through Dubai).”