89 EVACUEES FROM SUDAN ARRIVE ABUJA
Eighty-nine stranded Nigerians in Sudan have arrived the country today, Abike Dabiri-Arewa, Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission said.
The NIDCOM boss made this known in a tweet on Friday, July 3, 2020.
According to her, the evacuees arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja at 10 am local time via Sudan Air.
Dabiri-Arewa said the evacuees would immediately commence their 14-day isolation in line with protocols from the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Eons Intelligence, on June 26, reported that about 145 Nigerians were evacuated from the country.