The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has reacted to the viral video of Nigerian students stranded in the Sumy State University in Ukraine crying for help to be evacuated from Ukraine.
In the video, the students could be seen shouting ”Let us go home”.
Reacting via his Twitter handle, Onyeama said he has spoken to the president of the Nigerian Student Union in the University and assured the students that the Federal government is doing everything for their safe and speedy evacuation.
His tweet reads
”Telephoned with the President of the Nigerian Students Union of Sumy State University, Fehintola Moses Damilola to brief him on the evacuation plan of the Ukrainian Government for the Students in Sumy and to reassure him and his compatriots that the Nigerian Government is doing everything possible for their safe and speedy evacuation.”