Israel yesterday began evaluation of its citizens from Nigeria following the rising cases of coronavirus in the country, Daily Trust reports.
Israel evacuates citizens from Nigeria
By our correspondent
Our source gathered that the Israeli Government evacuated their citizens using a charted Air Peace Aircraft.
The aircraft first picked some Israelis at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, before stopping over at Abuja to pick more citizens, on Sunday, and aircraft departed at about 1pm yesterday to Israel.
The General-Manager, Public Affairs, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, Henrietta Yakubu confirmed the development to our source.