Covid 19 Latest updates/ Canada evacuation hits snag

Covid 19 Latest updates

May 15: 5,162 cases, Canada evacuation hits snag

Total confirmed cases confirmed = 5,162 (new cases = 193)

Recoveries = 1,180

Total deaths = 167


Active cases = 3,815

 Canada evacuation hits snag

According to the Presidential task force, Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama Announce that evacuation plans from Canada had hit a glitch.


The Canadian Government denied landing rights to a Nigerian carrier scheduled for evacuation duty, With reasons that airline does not have a license to undertake commercial flights to Canada.


Nigeria mission is to join the Canada Government on this issue. The Commissioner still argues that it was not a regular commercial flight, but an emergency evacuation flight. On this note negotiations are ongoing with the Canadian government, he further clarified.


Please Note:

Nigeria has commission evacuated nationals from the United States, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom in the past few weeks.

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