PRESS RELEASE ON CLUBBING THE XENOPHOBIC ATTACK ON NIGERIANS IN SOUTH AFRICA- MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, ABUJA

PRESS RELEASE ON CLUBBING THE XENOPHOBIC ATTACK ON NIGERIANS IN SOUTH AFRICA- MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, ABUJA
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja has released a PRESS RELEASE ON CLUBBING THE XENOPHOBIC ATTACK ON NIGERIANS IN SOUTH AFRICA WITH No: MFA/PR/2019/42 'IT STATES THUS' AIR PEACE TO EVACUATE NIGERIANS FROM SOUTH AFRICA The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to inform the general public that following the recent unfortunate xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals, including Nigerians in South Africa, the Proprietor of Air Peace Airlines Chief Allen Onyema, has volunteered to send an aircraft from Friday 6th September 2019 to evacuate Nigerians who wish to return to Nigeria free of charge. The general public is hereby advised to inform their relatives in South Africa to take advantage of this laudable gesture. Interested Nigerians are therefore advised to liaise with the High Commission of Nigeria in Pretoria and the Consulate General of Nigeria in Johannesburg for further necessary arrangement. Signed Ferdinand Nwonye Spokesperson Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja Wednesday, 4 September, 2019