COVID-19: Stranded Nigerians To Pay Before Evacuation – FG

The Federal Government says Nigerians residing abroad who wish to return home over the coronavirus pandemic will pay before their evacuation to Nigeria.

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, disclosed this via a text message.

Asked if those who registered for evacuation would pay before or after their evacuation, the minister replied, “before evacuation.”

The newspaper said the minister did not respond when asked if there were plans for those who might not be able to afford a return ticket.