Nigeria Consul General in Johannesburg, Godwin Adama, has said that no Nigerian was arrested in the course of the evacuation of those, who voluntarily wish to leave South Africa following xenophobic attacks on them.
Adama told News Agency of Nigeria through telephone in Abuja that no returnee was detained or refused to board the flight on Wednesday by South African Authorities.
He said, though some had immigration problems, they were quickly fixed.
The consul general added that what happened was that many of the returnees missed the flights because of their uncoordinated attitudes. Read more