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US Evacuates Over 340 Americans From Nigeria

 

America Mission to Nigeria has mentioned over 340 Individuals have been evacuated from Lagos on Saturday.

In a tweet, the Mission mentioned the Individuals left the nation for america on a chartered Omni Air Worldwide flight certain for Dulles Airport, close to Washington, D.C.

“The U.S. Mission in Nigeria wishes all aboard a smooth flight as they head home to rejoin family & friends,” the tweet mentioned.

Earlier this month, the Mission mentioned it had helped 997 Individuals return residence to unite with household and associates amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The evacuations come amid the coronavirus pandemic, with the US the worst-hit nation on the planet.

The US has recorded greater than 720,000 instances of the virus and over 38,000 deaths.

In distinction, Nigeria has recorded 493 infections and 17 deaths.

Nevertheless, specialists imagine Nigeria’s low numbers is likely to be a results of low testing.

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