Russian invasion : FG Arranges Special Flight To Evacuate Nigeria Citizens, Students from Ukraine.
The Federal Government of Nigeria arranges for a special flight operation to evacuate her citizens from Ukraine in view of the escalating tension between that country and Russia.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama in an exclusive interview with NTA stated the the Nigerian embassy in Kiev has been contacted to arrange those wishing to return home from other areas including Donetsk and Luhansk.
The minister assured Nigerians that the ministry is following the event since the beginning and promised to do everything for the safety of Nigerians in Ukraine, particularly students.
The Russians attacked military installations in Ukraine amidst worries and accusations by the western world of imminent invasion which Vladimir Putin repeatedly denied.