President Buhari Endorses 8.5million Dollars For The Clearing Of Nigeria Citizens In Ukraine


By Emmanuel Agu.

The Federal Executive Council in Abuja supported $8.5m (N3,535,150,000.00) to work with the quick clearing of 5,000 Nigerians from Ukraine, Poland, Romania, Hungary, and Slovakia.

The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of Nigeria, Zubairu Dada, unveiled this to State House Correspondents soon after the Federal Executive Council meeting directed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.


Dada who talked close by the Minister of philanthropic undertakings, catastrophe the executives, and social turn of events, Sadiya Farouk, said the endorsement followed a joint update introduced by the two services at the Council meeting.

As indicated by him, the Federal Government finds contracted Air Harmony and Max Air carriers to benefit three airplanes to work with the departure.

He said the evacuees incorporate 940 from Romania, 150 from Slovakia, and 350 from Poland who has enrolled to leave.

On the sum endorsed, Dada clarified that “The service of compassionate issues composed notice to the president looking for financing to empower us to direct this activity. The reminder was as much as $8.5m which Mr. President has charitably endorsed. That arrangement involves a plan to empty something like 5,000 Nigerians.