Nema Receives 326 Stranded Nigerians In Libya At Lagos Airport

Nema Receives 326 Stranded Nigerians In Libya At Lagos Airport

Libyan-Returnees. FILE

Over 326 stranded Nigerians have returned to the country from Libya after their failed attempt at heading over to Europe.

This was revealed by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday in Lagos as the returnees touched down in Nigeria.

According to the Coordinator, Lagos Territorial Office of NEMA, Idris Muhammed, the returnees were received in two batches.

He noted that they arrived at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos via two different flights.

“At the end of profiling, the breakdown of the returnees shows 148 female adults; six female children, 15 female infants, making a total of 169 females,”he added.

“The males are143 male adults, two male children and 12 male infants, making a total of 157 males.”

Muhammed noted that, “The country of our dream is unfolding. As you are struggling to travel outside the country, many foreign nationals are struggling to come into Nigeria as well.

“Movement of people is naturally divine and no one is saying you should not travel but travelling across the desert is not worth it.

“The Federal government is desirous to make every Nigerian contribute his or her quota in developing the country to the level we want it to be.

“Let us all stay back and support the government in its efforts at refocusing the country.”

 


whatsapp
Have a story to tell, or images to share on a breaking news in Nigeria or beyond? Send them to Concise News via Whatsapp(0906 928 2577)

Egobiambu Emmanuel is a Mass Communication graduate from the University of Benin. He is a media enthusiast, loves reading and writing, and has a special interest in personal development. Emmanuel is a reporter with Concise News.


Learn the secret to truly natural weight loss plus testimonies of people who have benefited.

Shocking Discovery Reveals Natural Viagra that Help Men Last 25minutes and Get Stronger Erections without side effects

New Anti-Infection Herbal Remedy So Effective… Flushes off
Staphylococcus, Gonorrhea and other Related Infections!

Tired of generators? Get PRAG INVERTER, Nigeria’s No.1 Inverters 

Be the first to know…Get daily round up of top Nigerian newspaper headlines. Click here. 

Tired of estimated bills/generator noise? Go off the grid…get PRAG SOLAR for 24/7 noiseless and uninterrupted power supply.