The Nigerian High Commission in the UK has announced the closure of Air Peace evacuation flight from UK scheduled for August 8, as all seats on the aircraft are fully booked.

The High Commission disclosed this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) yesterday in Abuja.

The High Commission advised prospective evacuees who are yet to make payment not to do so, adding that necessary arrangements are being made for alternative flights.

“Further to the notice of July 25, 2020, the High Commission wishes to inform that the evacuation flight scheduled for Aug. 8, 2020 is now fully booked and seats are no longer available”.

“In this regards, all prospective evacuees who have not already made payments for the flight are strongly advised not to do so.

“The mission will endeavour to make necessary arrangement to schedule another flight, details of which will be communicated in due course,” the commission said.