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Following the resumption of international flights in Lagos and Abuja airports from Saturday, investigations  have revealed that there will be about 15,000 passengers flying into the country weekly. The Federal…

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Nigeria delays return of international flights

The Nigerian authorities have postponed the resumption of international passenger flights by a week. The flights will now resume on 5 September instead of the previously announced date of 29…

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Sirika: Nigeria Will Enforce Principle of Reciprocity in Resumption of International Flights

he federal government has said it will enforce the principle of reciprocity in granting permission to airlines to resume operations in the country as it opens its airspace. It noted…

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With FG Declaring no flights , Ethiopian Airlines defies FG, resumes flight to London Friday

First flight departs Lagos, 11.40am, Friday (from N619, 561); second flight, 4.30pm (from N390,269) No commercial flight has been cleared to lift passengers from Nigeria, Federal Government declares. There were…

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Hadi Sirika: Nigeria to resume international flights Aug 29

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, says international flights will resume on August 29, 2020. Sirika said this in a tweet on Monday. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, says…

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Air Peace to recall some sacked pilots after Minister’s intervention

Air Peace would soon recall some of the pilots that were sacked recently. This coming after the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika had intervened. This was disclosed by the Ministry…

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FG Ugres airline operators to begin process for restarting international flights

Travellers to arrive three hours before international flights   The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has asked aviation authorities and airline operators to begin the process for the restart of…

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No increase in airfares, says FG

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has not led to an increase in airfares, the Federal Government said on Saturday. It refuted claims that airfares had increased as a result…

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Buhari: VIPs’, aides barred from airport terminals

The President,  Muhammadu Buhari, has given an approval to the Federal Ministry of Aviation to stop all aides of public office holders and other very important personalities from gaining entry…

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