The Federal Government has launched an inaugural flight between Nigeria and Jamaica.
The launch is said to be a part of the activities to commemorate 50 years of good bilateral relations between
The Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Republic of Jamaica.
A statement signed by Ferdinand Nwonye spokesperson to the Minister of foreign affairs Geoffrey Onyeama said, an inaugural direct flight, Air Peace, departed from Lagos and has landed in Montego Bay, on Monday, 21 December 2020.
Aboard the flight was His Excellency, Geoffrey ONYEAMA, Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs,
together with several other senior Nigerian government officials and members of the
Organised Private Sector. They were received at the Sangster International Airport, Montego Bay, by
the Minister of Transportation of Jamaica and other top Jamaican government officials.
It is expected that the welcome development will deepen relations between the two countries in
areas of tourism, education and economic activities, to mention a few.
See more photos from the event below.