The Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, Godwin Adama, has said that the first batch of the Nigerian returnees from South Africa would depart South Africa for Lagos on Wednesday.
According to News Agency, Adama in a telephone interview said that the first batch of returnees, are expected to depart South Africa by 9:00 a.m Wednesday.
Recall that Air peace days ago had indicated interest to evacuate Nigerians that were willing to return to their country.
“The first flight leaves by 09: 00 hours this Wednesday with about 320 passengers and the second batch will leave on Thursday all things being equal.
“We have over 600 who had indicated interest. All things being equal, without any hitches, the plane will take off by 09: 00 hours this Wednesday.
“The manifest for the first flight is ready, and we are working on the next flight,” he added.