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Nigerian airline to launch new Lagos-Joburg route before Christmas

8 December 2020 8:11 PM
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Nigeria
Johannesburg
The Money Show
Lagos
Bruce Whitfield
Air travel
Airline industry
african air travel
Air Peace
Adetunji Omotola
regional flights

The inaugural Air Peace flight is scheduled for 17 December. 'Nigerians love to go home for Christmas; it will be packed.'

Private Nigerian airline Air Peace is set to launch its new route between Lagos and Johannesburg on Thursday 17 December.

Passengers will fly in a three-class Boeing 777-300 configured with 320 seats.

Bruce Whitfield interviews independent Africa analyst Adetunji Omotola.

He says Air Peace is now the only west African airline that flies into Joburg.

I believe that Joburg-Lagos flight will be packed. Nigerians love to go home for Christmas.

Adetunji Omotola, Independent Africa analyst

I think tickets are going for about ten grand.

Adetunji Omotola, Independent Africa analyst

Listen to Omotola's wrap of Africa business news (Air Peace segment at 3:50):




8 December 2020 8:11 PM
Tags:
Nigeria
Johannesburg
The Money Show
Lagos
Bruce Whitfield
Air travel
Airline industry
african air travel
Air Peace
Adetunji Omotola
regional flights

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