Dubai-based service Emirates has suspended passenger flights to and from Nigeria (Lagos and Abuja), efficient June 21, 2021, till additional discover.
Clients travelling to and from Lagos and Abuja is not going to be accepted for journey. Clients who’ve been to or related via Nigeria within the final 14 days are usually not permitted to board from another level to the UAE.
“We remorse the inconvenience precipitated, and affected clients ought to contact their reserving agent or Emirates name centre for rebooking. Emirates stays dedicated to Nigeria, and we stay up for resuming passenger providers when circumstances permit,” the service stated in a press release on its web site.
Emirates additionally confirmed that flights from South Africa will stay suspended till July 6, 2021, in step with authorities directives that limit the entry of travellers originating from South Africa, into the UAE.
Day by day passenger flights to Johannesburg will function as EK763, nevertheless, outbound passenger providers on EK 764 stay suspended.
Clients who’ve been to or related via South Africa within the final 14 days is not going to be permitted on any Emirates flights sure for Dubai.
“Emirates stays dedicated to serving our clients in South Africa, and we stay up for resuming passenger providers when circumstances permit. We proceed to work carefully with all related authorities on this regard and can endeavour to supply our clients with the wanted assist to regulate their journey plans,” the service stated in a separate assertion on the web site.
Emirates had initially levied a ban on flights between Dubai and South Africa and Nigeria in March this 12 months.
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