Xenophobic Attacks: Air Peace Airlines has offered free flights to Nigerians willing to return home from South Africa as the xenophobic attacks in that country continue unabated.
The disclosure was made in a statement on Wednesday, September 4, by the spokesman for the ministry of foreign affairs, Ferdinand Nwonye.
According to the statement, Air Peace volunteered to send an aircraft from Friday, September 6, to evacuate Nigerians who wish to return to Nigeria free of charge.
The statement read: “The general public is hereby advised to inform their relatives in South Africa to take advantage of this laudable gesture.
”Interested Nigerians are therefore advised to liaise with the high commission of Nigeria in Pretoria and the Consulate General of Nigeria in Johannesburg for further necessary arrangement.“