Thursday, 27/2/2020 | 4:45 UTC+0
Libyan Newswire

Refugee world organization returns 162 Nigerian migrants from Libya voluntarily.

Geneva, - Lana - The refugee world organization in Geneva , announced that it had facilitated the voluntarily return of 162 Nigerian migrants , including 28 women and three children , who were stranded in Libya. The organization said , that the return of the Nigerian migrants voluntarily from Libya , was done through the financial fund provided by the Swiss secretary for refugees , within the program of providing humanitarian return , and to re-integrate migrants who were stranded in libya. The organization added , that the return operation was carried out in cooperation with the Libyan authorities and the Nigerian embassy in Tripoli , and via a hired plane to Abuja.

Source: Libyan News Agency