News 260 Nigerians evacuated from UAE arrive Lagos


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260 Nigerians evacuated from UAE arrive Lagos

News 260 Nigerians evacuated from UAE arrive Lagos

Dubai-based mega carrier, Emirates Airlines, has stopped flight operations to Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos until the airport’s Instrument Landing System (ILS) is fixed.

The Emirates Airlines aircraft evacuating Nigerians from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.

Regional Manager, South West, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Mrs Victoria Shin–Abah, said the aircraft arrived 7.30 pm.

The 260 evacuees are on their way to the isolation centre prepared by the Lagos State Government and National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

After alighting from the aircraft, they were profiled by security, health, and border control officials at the Lagos Airport.


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