July 14, 2024

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Ukraine: FG To Evacuate Nigerians Over Russian Invasion

The government said it was planning for a special flight operation to evacuate Nigerian citizens from Ukraine in view of the escalating tension between that country and Russia. The minister of foreign affairs,Geoffrey Onyeama said the Nigerian embassy in Kyiv has been contacted to arrange those wishing to return home from other areas including Donetsk and Luhansk, The minister assured Nigerians that the ministry was following the events since the beginning and promised to do everything for the safety of Nigerians in Ukraine, particularly students. The Russians have started attacking military installations in Ukraine amidst worries and accusations by the western world of imminent invasion which President Vladimir Putin has repeatedly denied.