Nigeria lifts ban on Emirates Airlines

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The Federal Government has lifted the ban stopping Emirates Airlines from operating in the country.

Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika, announced this through his Twitter handle on Wednesday.

The tweet said, “UAE has written to state that they agree to issue visas to Nigerians, consequently decision has been reached to allow Emirates to fly into Nigeria.

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It said “Commencement of the Visa issuance is condition precedent. Please bear with this unusual situation. Many thanks.”

Recalls the minister had on September 18 announced the ban of Emirates flights to Nigeria.

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