269 Nigerians who were stranded in India due to the Covid-19 pandemic have been evacuated and they arrived Nigeria today, June 13.
Upon arrival, they broke into songs of worship and it was captured on video.
Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, announced that the evacuees all tested negative to Covid-19 before they were allowed to board. They will now proceed on a compulsory 14 days self-isolation.
Below is a video showing the moment they arrived.
Credit: Linda Ikeji