A passenger identified as Dada Isaac Olusola with passport number A04501199, died on Wednesday, at the arrival hall of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, after arriving from United States.
The passenger was accompanied by his wife and members of the Lions Club.
His remains was later taken away by his wife to the morgue.
The passenger and wife were returning from the United States of America.
He was said to have died of cardiac arrest.
Officials of Emirates Airlines were yet to comment on the incident.
Public relations consultants to the airline, JSP Communications, said they were yet to be briefed on the incident.
Medics, who monitored his condition, said the passenger slumped around 4.18pm when he arrived and was pronounced dead at 5.34pm.