Emirates to suspend Nigeria flights from September 1 over $85m trapped revenue

Emirates to suspend Nigeria flights from September 1 over $85m trapped revenue

Emirates Airlines, the flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has announced the suspension of its flight operations to Nigeria, effective September 1, 2022. The Dubai-based airline and subsidiary of the Emirates Group  made the disclosure following its inability to repatriate foreign exchange earnings worth $85 million from Nigeria. In a statement issued on Thursday […]

FG launches Temporary Passport for Nigerians in the diaspora

Arakunle Kayode   Nigeria’s Interior Minister, Rauf Aregbesola, has launched the Nigerian Temporary Passport (NTP) on Tuesday at the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) headquarters in Abuja. The new temporary passport is a variety of passport that will be issued at the Nigerian Embassies or at the Nigerian High Commissions outside the country to Nigerians desirous […]