Missing former ASUU President found in Turkey


A former President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Dipo Fasina, who went missing days ago at the Istanbul Airport while connecting on a flight back home, has been found in Turkey.

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) stated in a statement on Sunday that the don was found thanks to the Commission’s efforts in partnership with the Nigeria High Commission in Turkey.

Fasina, 76, was on his way to Algeria when he allegedly missed his connecting aircraft from Istanbul, Turkey.

“A big thanks to the Nigerian Ambassador to Turkey who immediately sent officials to the Airport to physically locate him in the very busy and huge Istanbul Airport,” NIDCOM tweeted.

UPDATE ON THE MISSING Ex-ASUU President, Dipo Fasina ‘Jingo’.

He has been found.

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, in collaboration with the Nig high commission in Turkey, has successfully located Prof Fasina who went missing for a few days at Istanbul Airport while… pic.twitter.com/iqtyNjKwZo

— Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (@nidcom_gov) July 9, 2023