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UAE again Suspends Flights to Nigeria 48 Hours after Lifting Ban
WORLD NEWS

UAE again Suspends Flights to Nigeria 48 Hours after Lifting Ban

The United Arab Emirates has again suspended flights to and from Nigeria, 48 hours after lifting the initial ban. The Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management had earlier announced the resumption of flights from Nigeria on Saturday after several months of a ban in line with the country’s Covid-19 protocols. In the statement released via the UAE government official website, travel protocols were also provided for inbound passengers from South Africa, Nigeria and India. In the statement, Nigerian passengers were required to “present a negative test result for a PCR test taken 48 hours prior to departure.” In addition, “The negative PCR test certificate should carry a QR Code and the test must have been conducted by labs approved by the Nigerian Government.