International flights resume in Nigeria as Middle East Airlines plane lands at Lagos airport today (see photos)

International flights in Nigeria resumed operations today September 5 after many months of closure.

The airspace was closed in March 2020, as part of measures to contain the spread of COVID-19.

A Middle East Airlines plane from Beirut was the first international flight that landed at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport Lagos with 222 passengers and 17 crew members this afternoon.

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International Flights, International flights resume in Nigeria as Middle East Airlines plane lands at Lagos airport  today (see photos)
International Flights, International flights resume in Nigeria as Middle East Airlines plane lands at Lagos airport  today (see photos)
International Flights, International flights resume in Nigeria as Middle East Airlines plane lands at Lagos airport  today (see photos)
International Flights, International flights resume in Nigeria as Middle East Airlines plane lands at Lagos airport  today (see photos)
International Flights, International flights resume in Nigeria as Middle East Airlines plane lands at Lagos airport  today (see photos)
International Flights, International flights resume in Nigeria as Middle East Airlines plane lands at Lagos airport  today (see photos)
International Flights, International flights resume in Nigeria as Middle East Airlines plane lands at Lagos airport  today (see photos)
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