Emirates has announced a temporary suspension of its passenger services from Lagos and Abuja to Dubai.
According to a statement by the airline, this is in line with the directive of the government.
The statement reads: “In line with government directives, passenger services from Nigeria (Lagos and Abuja) to Dubai are temporarily suspended until 28 February 2021.
“Customers from both Abuja and Lagos will not be accepted for travel prior to or including this date. Passengers who have been to or connected through Nigeria in the last 14 days are not allowed entry into the UAE (whether terminating in or connecting through Dubai).
“Emirates flights from Dubai to Lagos and Abuja will continue to operate as per the normal schedule.
“We regret the inconvenience caused. Affected customers should contact their booking agent or contact the Emirates Call Centre for rebooking.”