UAE lifts travel ban on twelve African countries

UAE lifts travel ban on twelve African countries

Thousands of Africans who had been unable to travel to Dubai and other cities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) may have heaved a sigh of relief as the travel ban imposed on twelve African nations would be lifted on January 29 at 2.30 pm. UAE lifts travel ban on...
UAE suspends flights from eight African nations

UAE suspends flights from eight African nations

One week after the United Arab Emirates (UAE) barred Nigerian travelers from UAE over rising cases of the Omicron COVID-19 virus, the country went some steps further as it added eight more African countries to its travel ban list. Consequently, Emirates will no longer...
Reopening African air travel comes at a price

Reopening African air travel comes at a price

The removal of eleven African countries from the United Kingdom’s Red List is resulting in a return of air travel by many Africans, particularly from Nigeria and Southern Africa. UK carriers British Airways and Virgin Atlantic have reestablished services and are...