Banjul-based Gambia Bird Airlines has been forced to postpone its planned resumption of flights between London and the Sierra Leone capital Freetown Friday following the UK Department for Transport’s (DfT) decision to revoke the airline’s permit for direct flights between the two cities. Gambia Bird said the reason given by the DfT for its decision was the deteriorating public health situation in Sierra Leone. In a statement, the airline said: “The decision takes immediate ...

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