The Nigerian government said it was making effort to return stranded citizens abroad as over 2,000 Nigerians are stranded in the UK alone, as it begins the evacuation of nationals willing to return home at their personal expenses. It only provided the aircrafts and sought flight clearance permission from host governments due to the current closure of airports globally.
May 7, 2020
Official says some 4,000 of the displaced persons are staying with their relatives, 1,500 living in government-rented houses
December 19, 2019