Measures Are Onging to evacuate Nigerians From Ukraine -FG
The Federal Government has said that efforts to keep Nigerians in Ukraine safe, as well as to evacuate individuals who desire to leave the war-torn nation, are still in the process of being implemented.
According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday, headlined ‘Federal Government Reassures Of Its Commitment To The Safety Of Nigerians In Ukraine,’ the statement was signed by Francisca Omayuli, the Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
It reads as follows:
“The Federal Government has received with surprise, reports of the invasion of Ukraine by Russia.
“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has been reassured by the Nigerian Embassy in Ukraine of the safety of Nigerians in that country and measures being undertaken to keep them safe and facilitate the evacuation of those who wish to leave.
“In the meantime, the Nigerian Mission has confirmed that military action by the Russians has been confined to military installations.”