The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA on Friday received another batch of 168 stranded Nigerian returnees from Libya.
The Acting Coordinator, NEMA Lagos Territorial Office, Ibrahim Farinloye, received the returnees on behalf of the Director-General of NEMA at the cargo wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos.
Farinloye told newsmen that the returnees arrived in the country, aboard a chartered Al Buraq airline at 5:42 a.m after 12 hours delay.
He said that 38 female adults, five female children were returned, with 109 adult males, six male children and 10 infants, among others.
He said that this had brought the total number of returnees from Libya from April 2017 to date to 8,096 males and 5,788 females.