Some Nigerians evacuated from the United Kingdom have landed in Lagos.
They were evacuated after being stranded by the coronavirus pandemic.
Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, confirmed their arrival.
According to her: “The first evacuation from the Uk has landed in Lagos. The passengers will be proceeding to Abuja where they will be on 14-day compulsory isolation.”
It was gathered they arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos around 01.43 pm on Friday.They arrived with a British Airways’ Boeing 747 plane with 253 Nigerians on board.