The centralized has rescued the 30 Nigerian ladies who went viral over the weekend after pleading for assistance to return home.
The ladies within the viral video, pleaded with President Buhari and other well-meaning Nigerians to come back to their aid and rescue them.
A statement from Gabriel Odu, spokesperson of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission NIDCOM, today August 4, said the women are currently in an exceedingly more conducive apartment and would be repatriated between August 12 and 16.
”They are going to be a part of 100 and Fifty others trafficked and stranded in Lebanon to be evacuated back to Nigeria. The Lebanese Ambassador to Nigeria Mr Houssam Diab disclosed the evacuation plans when the Management of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission NIDCOM, led by the Secretary Egnr. Dr Sule Yakubu Bassi visited the Embassy in Abuja.
Ambassador Diab stated that the 100 and fifty girls are going to be returned direct batches. the primary batch of 1 Hundred and Ten(110) will leave Beirut, Lebanon on 12th, August, 2020 to Lagos while the Second Batch are returned to Abuja on 16th, August, 2020.” the statement partially read
an occasion down showed that 41 of the women hailed from Oyo State; Ogun, 21; Lagos, 12; Ondo, 18; Osun, 26; Imo, 3; Kwara, 9; Ekiti, 6; Delta 3 while Enugu, Kogi, Edo, Ebonyi, Benue, Abia, Akwa Ibom and Anambra had one each.