The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has confirmed that the third batch of Nigerians from Budapest, Hungary arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja on Friday night March 4, 2022, at about 11:50 pm.
NIDCOM Chairman, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, made this known via the Commission’s Twitter handle on Friday.
3RD BATCH OF EVACUATION:
The third batch of Nigerians from #Ukraine arrive Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport Abuja at about 11:50pm local time from Budapest, Hungary.
@NigeriaGov @abikedabiri @toluogunlesi #NigeriansInUkraine #Ukraine pic.
— Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (@nidcom_gov) March 4, 2022
It would be recalled that the first batch of Nigerians arrived in Abuja at 7.
10 am on Friday morning, March 4, 2022 while the second batch arrived at 6:35 pm on Friday night.
The third batch fled to Hungary when the Ukraine war escalated before they were evacuated by the Nigerian Government.