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The OWWA RWO-IX has extended an airport assistance  to an OFW from Jeddah, KSA who died recently. The remain of an OFW was identified as a certain Nasil Ahajani, 24 years  old, from Lantawan Basilan who died due to cardiac arrest.

Wilma Ahajani, the mother of the OFW said , the victim was the bread winner of the family. He worked as a cashier in a certain  bakery  in Jeddah for almost 3 years., “he was expected to get married to his fiancée this year” Wilma said.

OWWA Regional Director Dr. Hassan Gabra T. Jumdain, said this is part of OWWA’s Social Services and family services under the Repatriation Program, “Repatriation includes bringing distressed OFW’s back to the country or bringing back of human remains to their respective families” Jumdain said.

Wilma thanked the OWWA RWO-9 headed by Dr. Hassan Gabra T. Jumdain for the immediate responses as they seek assistance on OWWA’s programs and services. (Jazmine Vanessa S. Upao)




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