The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said it is set to recieve 802 Nigerian nationals returning from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport on Thursday 28th and Friday 29th of January 2021.
The Wednesday statement from the Ministry, signed its Permanent Secretary, Amb Gabriel Aduda revealed that the Returnees will be conveyed via two Saudi Arabian Airlines.
The statement further said the first batch will arrive on the 28th of January at 11:50hrs, while the second will arrive 29th January at 10:35hrs.
The returnees are to be received on arrival by officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Presidential Task Force on Covid19 and other relevant MDAs.
Additionally, they Returnees will be quarantined at the FCT Hajj camp for a period of fourteen (14) days in line with established COVID-19 protocols. Thereafter, the Ministry will facilitate their movement to their respective home destinations.