“Visa ban on Nigeria not lifted”- UAE official

It appears the United Arab Emirates (UAE) visa ban on Nigeria has not been lifted, contradicting the Nigerian government’s claim of lifting the year-long travel restriction on Nigerian travellers.

This is according to an official from the Gulf state who told CNN,

On Monday, President Bola Tinubu met with UAE leader Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi, where both leaders reportedly “finalized a historic agreement,” as stated by the Nigerian government.