The Federal Government has announced the arrival of another batch of 212 stranded Nigerians from Egypt on Friday. This is coming after the earlier announcement of the arrival of 158 stranded Nigerians from the Niger Republic yesterday.
The stranded Nigerians from Egypt arrived in an Egyptair airline at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at exactly 1350 hours on Friday, July 31, 2020.
This disclosure was made in a tweet post by Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) through their official Twitter handle on Friday, July 31, 2020.
It was also revealed that all the evacuees tested negative to the coronavirus disease before boarding and they will all be on a 14-day self-isolation as mandated by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19.
EVACUATION UPDATE 31/07/2020.
— Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (@nidcom_gov) July 31, 2020