National Emergency Management Agency receives 102 stranded Nigerians from Libya
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on June 21, 2023
No fewer than 102 stranded Nigerians evacuated from Libya were today received by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Lagos.
According to the agency’s statement made available to newsmen the returnees were officially received by Mr Mustapha Ahmed, Director-General, NEMA, on behalf of the Federal Government.
The statement said of the 102 returnees, 96 were females, two males and four infants.
It added that the returnees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, late Tuesday evening aboard an Al Buraq Air Boeing.
It quoted the DG as saying that the Federal Government was committed to ensuring that Nigerian citizens were protected anywhere they found themselves.