The Ministry of Overseas Affairs has suggested Nigerians against touring to high risk and volatile areas in South Africa till the present state of affairs of xenophobic assaults is introduced underneath management.
This was contained in an announcement issued in Abuja by way of the ministry’s spokesperson, Ferdinand Nwonye.
The assertion learn:
The Federal Authorities of Nigeria completely condemns the renewed assaults on overseas nationals and their companies in South Africa which has led to the lack of lives and properties value Thousands and thousands of Naira.
The Authorities of Nigeria is partaking the related South African authorities through the Nigerian High Fee in Pretoria, Consulate Common in Johannesburg.
And the Ministry of Overseas Affairs in Abuja to be sure that particular measures are put in place to curtail the unlucky assaults.
The Federal Authorities commends the arrest of some perpetrators of the dastardly act by the South African Police and name on well timed prosecution to function deterrence to others.
Nevertheless, due to the stress created by the assaults, the Authorities of Nigeria needs to recommendation Nigerians to keep away from travelling to high risk and volatile areas till the state of affairs is introduced underneath management.
The Ministry of overseas affairs needs to guarantee most people that authorities is dedicated in defending of lives and properties of Nigerians in South Africa.