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145 Nigerians stranded in Sudan repatriated


The Minister of foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama announced that 145 Nigerians who were stranded in Sudan have been repatriated back into the country.

The Minister also said they arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja and would immediately observe 14-day mandatory isolation in accordance to the directives of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.

“Air Sudan conveying 145 Nigerians departed Khartoum, Sudan at 9.00 am and arrives Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at 12.45 pm today, Friday, 26, June 2020,” he announced on his Twitter handle.

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission has also announced that 18 Nigerians stranded in Europe left Paris on Friday morning.

The evacuees who are headed to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and would be subjected to the mandatory 14-day isolation protocols.

“About 18 Stranded Nigerians in some European countries just departed Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, 8 am, to the Murtala Muhammed Int’l Airport Lagos in a repatriation exercise coordinated by the Nigerian Mission in France monitored by NiDCOM,” it tweeted.


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