FG lists borders for Nigerians fleeing Ukraine to Poland

The Federal Government has listed borders Nigerians fleeing the Ukraine-Russian war can use to access Poland.


Chairman Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa recommended borders for Nigerians fleeing the crisis on Saturday February 26. 


The borders are Hrebenne-Rawa Ruska, Korczowa-Krawkowiec, Medyka-Szeginie and Budomierz-Hurszew.


She noted that “Nigerian volunteer groups, as well as staff of Nigerian Embassy, will be at the border to pick Nigerians.”


The Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Digital and New Media, Bashir Ahmad also wrote:


“The Nigerian Embassy staff, along with volunteers are at the Polish-Ukrainian borders with buses to help and pick up Nigerians crossing the border from Ukraine.

“Phone: +48-729275316, Phone: +48-579201775, Phone: +48-729242516, Phone: +48-739493541 Kindly spread the information!”


This is coming after the Nigerian Foreign Affairs Ministry said there are no fewer than 5,600 Nigerians in Ukraine, majority of who are students.