Richard Ginika Izuora
The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA has received another batch of 166 stranded Nigerian Returnees from Libya
The Director General of NEMA, Alhaji Mustapha Habob Ahmed represented by the Lagos Territorial Office Coordinator, Ibrahim Farinloye, admonished the Returnees to always avoid acting against practices and that will mislead and disrupt their normal lives.
He reminded them that leaving the country in search of greener pastures where they are unexistence in a serious mistake but they should thank God for their decision to return home.
He, therefore, advised them to settle down to harness better potentials abound in all part of the country and with enabling environment created by Government in recent times, everyone with patience and perseverance will attain his/her potentials by the grace of God.
The Returnees arrived the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammad International Airport, Ikeja aboard a Chartered flight via Al Buraq Air with registration number 5A-DMG Boeing 700-787 at about 1530 hours
The Returnees profiles reveal 66 adults females, 4 female children and 4 female infants.
Also 77 adult males, 8 male children and 7 infants male made up the 166 Returnees that voluntarily returned back to the country courtesy of International Organisation for Migration through the assistance of donor nations in the Europe.
The Returnees were received on arrival by NEMA, NAPTIP, Refugee Commission, Nigerian Port Health, DSS, Police and FAAN.