By Vincent Ikuomola, Abuja
One other batch of 306 evacuees from United Arab Emirate (UAE) have arrived, The Nation has learnt.
The Air Peace flight that conveyed the evacuees arrived at about 8.44am on Wednesday .
The Federal Authorities has efficiently evacuated about 7,000 stranded Nigerians in over 22 international locations since Could, 2020.
Hundreds of Nigerians have been stranded in numerous international locations following world lockdown occassioned by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The newest evacuation was introduced by the Nigerians in Diaspora Fee (NIDCOM) in a tweet.
The Fee additionally said all of the evacuees examined detrimental for COVID-19 .
Consequently, they’re all anticipated to embark on the necessary 14- day self isolation as directed by the Presidential Job Drive on Covid-19.
The tweet reads: “Air Peace flight conveying 306 Evacuees arrive Nnamdi Azikiwe Int’l Airport, Abuja at about 0844HRS from UEA, at present Wednesday, fifth of August, 2020.”Some Evacuees will disembark in Abuja whereas others will proceed to MM Int’l Airport, Lagos.”All Evacuees examined Unfavourable to #COVID19 and can now proceed on a 14 day SELF-ISOLATION as mandated by the Presidential Job Drive on Covid-19 and Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC).”