NEMA Repatriates 6,672 Nigerians From Libya
The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, on Friday said a total of 6,672 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya from January 6 to December 28.
Director General of NEMA, Mustapha Maihajja, made this known while receiving a fresh batch of 257 Nigerians who arrived from Libya.
The new returnees arrived the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos aboard an Afriqiyah Airbus A330-300 with Registration number 5A-OMR.
They comprised 152 adult females, 82 adult males, nine children and 14 infants, with one having a medical case.
The returnees arrived barely 24 hours after another batch of 157 Nigerians landed in the country from Libya where they had been stranded enroute Europe.