//FG APPROVES FINAL EVACUATION OF STRANDED NIGERIANS IN US

FG APPROVES FINAL EVACUATION OF STRANDED NIGERIANS IN US

Federal government has approved the final evacuation of stranded Nigerians in the United States (US).

The Consul General of Nigeria in New York, Mr Benaoyagha Okoyen, made this known in a statement.

According to the statement, the approval was the ninth and final one from the country.

So far, 1,739 stranded Nigerian have been evacuated from the US, which has remained one of the world’s epicentre for the dreaded virus