The Federal Government has barred Emirates Airlines from operating in Nigeria.
According to the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, the ban will take effect from Monday, September 21, 2020.
The tweet read: “The PTF sub-committee met today with EU Ambassadors to discuss Lufthansa, Air France/KLM ban. The meeting progressed well. Emirates Airlines’ situation was reviewed and they are consequently included in the list of those not approved, with effect from Monday, September 21, 2020.”