Dubai based Emirates is set to resume passenger services to West African cities of Accra, Ghana and Abidjan, Ivory Coast on 6th September, 2020. Flights will also resume to three other African cities of Conakry in Guinea, Dakar in Senegal and Lusaka in Zambia on 3rd September, 3rd September and 4th September, 2020 respectively.
These new additions increases current African cities served by the Gulf carrier to eleven and a global total of eighty-one. The other six African cities Emirates currently served are Addis Ababa, Cairo, Dar Es Salam, Khartoum, Nairobi and Tunis.
The Abidjan and Accra flights will be linked services and operated thrice weekly. The Conakry and Dakar flights will be linked as well and operated twice weekly. All five routes will be served by Emirates’ Boeing 777-300ER.
Passengers can travel to Emirates’ hub-city of Dubai or to any of the other eighty-one destinations currently available. A COVID-19 negative test certificate requirement is also still in place.