Due to covid-19 pandemic ravaging the world right now with 9,855 Cases and 2,856 discharged in Nigeria alone with 273 deaths as of today, 312 Indian Citizen in Nigeria are on their way home.
This announcement was made by India high commissioner to Nigeria through their verified twitter handle, stating that repatriation of Indian nationals in Nigeria to India began today with Lagos-Kochi air peace flight.
The flight departed from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Sunday morning and was schedule to land at Kochi international airport in Kerala, India later today.
The 10-hours flight took off and confirmed by the tweet adding that two more flight were schedule on June 13 2020 from Lagos to Delhi and June 14 from Lagos to Mumbai.
The commissioner appeal to other Indian who are willing to go home either from Nigeria, Cotonou or Ndjamena should consider self-paid and join the next flight.