Sudan: 13 stranded Nigerians Evacuated Back Home From Saudi Arabia

The 13 stranded Nigerians in war-torn Sudan that fled to Saudi Arabia and were assisted back home by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on behalf of the Federal Government have arrived at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. They came onboard Qatar Airways.

Director General NEMA Mustapha Habib Ahmed was represented by the Director of Special Duties Dr Onimode Abdullahi Bandele in receiving the returnees on behalf of the Federal Government. Also present were representatives of NCFRMI.

In his remarks to the returnees, the DG NEMA told them that the Federal Government has been concerned about their plights in approving their evacuation back home from the conflict in Sudan. He also told them about the assistance from Aliko Dangote Foundation to help them travel to their various locations.