The Federal Government has said all Nigerians fleeing the insurrection in Sudan but got stranded at the Egypt border have been airlifted and brought back to Nigeria. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Nasir Sani-Gwarzo, stated this when he received another batch of Nigerian evacuees at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja on Sunday. A total of 834 Nigerian evacuees from Egypt and Port Sudan arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja on Sunday, bringing to 1,471 the number of Nigerians so far evacuated and brought back to Nigeria from Egypt and Port Sudan in five days. The first batch, comprising 282 evacuees, arrived on Wednesday night from Egypt via an Air Peace flight. 

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