Evacuation: Nigerian Woman Delivers Baby Aboard Emirate Airline
A Nigerian lady, Mrs Kafayat Amusan, one of the stranded Nigerians travellers, returning from Dubai, UAE, has been delivered of a baby boy onboard Emirates airline departing to Lagos.
She put to bed, onboard the plane, 30 minutes after departure, which resulted in the plane returning back to Dubai after take off.
The Nigerian Ambassador in Dubai, Ambassador Rimi and staff of the embassy are in touch with mother and child who are currently on admission at a Hospital, in Dubai and in good condition.
Emirates Airline had to change to another aircraft which is now en route to Lagos with 265 returnees on board.
The Chairman/CEO Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa congratulated Mrs Amusan for another addition in her family and prayed she return safely to the country.
Dabiri-Erewa said she will return to Nigeria after obtaining a birth certificate and other necessary travel documents for her baby boy.