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159 more Nigerians back home from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 159 Nigerians who had been stranded in Libya. In a statement on Wednesday in…

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 159 Nigerians who had been stranded in Libya.

In a statement on Wednesday in Lagos, NEMA said the returnees arrived at the Murtala Muhammad International Airport, Ikeja, late Tuesday evening aboard an Al Buraq Air aircraft.

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The returnees, NEMA said, comprised 71 male and 74 female adults and 14 infants.

Mr Mustapha Ahmed, Director General of NEMA, received the returnees on behalf of the federal government.

He advised them to learn from their experiences and be law abiding citizens.

He said the federal government remained committed to ensuring that Nigerians were not stranded in foreign countries.