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COVID-19; 269 Nigerians Stranded In India Arrive Home

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269 Nigerians who were stranded in India have safely arrived in Nigeria on, Saturday, June 13, 2020. They arrived aboard an Air Peace flight at 2 AM, according to the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission.

103 of the returnees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, and 166 arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. 

On Saturday, NIDCOM made known via Twitter that the evacuees were now on a 14-day compulsory self-isolation.

269 stranded Nigerians in India landed in Nigeria (103 in Lagos, 166 in Abuja) today (Saturday) at about 2 am after a few hours of delay. All evacuees (are) now on a compulsory 14 days self-isolation, according to the new protocol by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19,” NIDCOM tweeted.

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