Breaking: 153 Nigerians return from Libya


The National Emergency Situation Management Company (NEMA) has actually gotten another batch of 153 stranded Nigerians from Libya.

Libya returnees.

The Director-General of NEMA, Mr Mustapha Maihajja, represented by Mr Slaku Lugard, an authorities of the firm, got the returnees on Wednesday in Lagos.

Maihajja stated that the Nigerians got here in the Freight Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, at about 3: 45 a.m

. According to him, the returnees are brought through Al Buraq Air Boeing 737 airplane with flight number UZ 189 and registration number 5A-DMG.

He stated that the Nigerians were brought by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and European Union on the platform of the Assisted Voluntary Returnees (AVR) Program.

163 more stranded Nigerians return from Libya( Opens in a brand-new internet browser tab).

He likewise stated that the returnees consisted of 59 female grownups, 4 female kids and 7 female babies in addition to 78 men, 3 male kids and 2 male babies.

News Company of Nigeria (NAN) reports that other firms which got the returnees consisted of the Nigeria Migration Service and the National Company for the Restriction of Trafficking personallies.

Others were the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and the Edo Job Force on Anti-Trafficking.

In July 2018, NEMA revealed that it got a batch of 160 Helped Voluntary Returnees from Libya who were stranded in stopped working efforts to reach various European nations.( NAN).



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