75 Stranded Nigerian Soccer Fans 'Vanish' In Russia
155 of the 230 Nigerian soccer fans stranded in Russia after the World Cup, returned home after the Nigerian government paid for their flights. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says that the remaining 75 have disappeared in Russia.
Stranded Nigerians sleep outside their embassy in Moscow.
Premium Times, 25 July 2018
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