By ANTHONY AWUNOR, Lagos
As part of what it described as COVID-19 measures, the government of United Arab Emirates has suspended Air Peace from operating inbound passenger flights to the country.
The suspension was made known in a statement issued Thursday by the management of Air Peace.
Part of the statement made available to LEADERSHIP reads: “The Management of Air Peace wishes to notify the flying public that the UAE Government has stopped the airlifting of Nigerians from Nigeria to UAE as part of its COVID-19 measures” .
“However, flights bringing Nigerians back from UAE are not affected. To this end, Air Peace flight from UAE(Sharjah-Dubai) to Lagos is not affected. Normal flights shall resume when the restriction is lifted from February 28, 2021” .
“Our esteemed customers whose flights are disrupted by this development can send a mail to us via email@example.com for a possible reschedule”, Air Peace stated.