The third batch of stranded Nigerians, numbering 132, are expected to arrive in the country today Saturday.

The first batch of 376 evacuees arrived in Nigeria from Egypt on Wednesday night.

The second batch of 130 evacuees arrived in the country from Port Sudan on Friday.

According to the Spokesperson, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abdulrahman Balogun, said the Tarco aircraft took off at 7.20 am Sudanese local time from Port Sudan with 132 Nigerian nationals; 124 adults, and eight infants.

Balogun also disclosed that “the seven hours flight is expected to arrive at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at about 1.30-2 pm.

“The plane is to have a one-hour stopover at Juba, South Sudan.”