NEWSCASTARS.COM have learnt that 117 Nigerians stranded in three East African countries, Rwanda, Uganda, and Tanzania due to the coronavirus pandemic have returned home.
The repatriation flight was conducted by a Nigerian airline, Azman Air as the evacuees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, early Sunday.
The returnees, who tested negative for Covid-19 before departure, are expected to self-isolate for 14 days
The airline tweeted;
Evacuation Update: A Total of 117 Passengers evacuated from 3 African Countries #Rwanda #Tanzania & #Uganda by @AzmanAir safely arrived at International Wing of MMA Lagos 2nd August 2020 around 03:00hrs
We wish all the Passengers a Wonderful Stay in Nigeria