Federal Government has evacuated 317 stranded Nigerians including 9 infants from Heathrow Airport London, United Kingdom with Air Peace evacuation flight APK 7801.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Goeffrey Onyeama disclosed this on his official social platform over the weekend. According to him, “Air Peace evacuation flight APK 7801 from Heathrow Airport London, just departed with 317 passengers including 9 infants after several hours delay, due to operational reasons.
“The combined flight to Abuja and Lagos will first land at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja to disembark 175 passengers before proceeding to Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos with the remaining 142.
All evacuees will proceed on the mandatory 14 days self-isolation stipulated by Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC and the Federal Ministry of Health on arrival”, he said.