542 Nigerians Stranded in UAE Brought Back Home – NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) found out that no fewer than 542 Nigerians stranded withinside the United Arab Emirates (UAE) were evacuated.

They arrived on the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja thru a Max Air chartered flight at 4:29 a.m.

According to a assertion through NEMA spokesperson, Manzo Ezekiel, the residents comprised seventy nine males, 460 women and 3 infants.

They have been screened with the aid of using fitness officials, profiled through diverse applicable corporations and cleared via way of means of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS).

Ezekiel disclosed that NEMA gave every of them a token to useful resource their transportation to their destinations.

The Director-General, Mustapha Ahmed, recommended them to analyze from their reviews and make contributions to country wide development.

The Consul General of Nigeria in Dubai, Atinuke Mohammed, followed the returnees lower back to the country.