The Federal Government has evacuated 542 Nigerians who were stranded in the United Arab Emirates, according to information provided by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission.

They announced this via their Twitter account on Sunday.

NIDCOM tweeted:

“A total of 542 stranded Nigerians in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) evacuated by the Federal Government arrived Nnamdi Azikiwe Int’l Airport Abuja on board the #MaxAirLtd Charted flight. The plane touched down at 4:29 am today 23/10/2022.”

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