May 11, 2021

By Daniel Kolawole/TnTv Network

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says  72 Nigerian Ladies that were part of group of Nigerians stranded in Lebanon have arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on a special Middle East Airlines flight.

The repatriation was facilitated by the Embassy of Nigeria in Beirut, Lebanon in collaboration with the  Lebanese Embassy in Abuja. 

The highly elated ladies were received on arrival by Senior officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and after necessary documentation,  were  later handed over to officials of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and NAPTIP for the needed reintegration process.

A release from the spokesman of the Ministry of foreign affairs,Ferdinand Nwonye further commended the Lebanese Community for offering to pay the air tickets of the stranded Nigerians, which attests to the positive relationship between Government and people of both Countries.

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