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FG Condemns Forceful Closure Of Nigerian Businesses In Ghana, Considers Retaliatory Actions

The Federal Government has said it may consider retaliatory actions following the harassment and sudden closure of the business premises belonging to Nigerians by the Ghanaian government. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama while faulting authorities said it might drag them to the Community Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States if…

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FG’ll Appoint New Ambassadors Soon – Minister Of Foreign Affairs

  The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, on Tuesday said the Federal Government had begun the process of appointing a new set of ambassadors to represent Nigeria in various countries of the world. Onyeama stated this at a news conference to mark one-year anniversary of President Mohammadu Buhari’s administration The News Agency of…

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FG To Address Challenges Faced By Nigerians In South Africa During President Zuma’s Visit

  Jacob Zuma, the South African president is scheduled to visit Nigeria. A myriad of challenges being faced by Nigerians living in South Africa will be addressed during his visit. According to Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs, in his address to the Nigeria Union, South Africa (NUSA), the umbrella body for all Nigerians living…

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Iran Calls For Protection Of Shia Population In Nigeria, Protests Against Military Crackdown

 Javad Zarif   Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif has called on Nigeria to take “prompt and serious” action to protect Shia Muslims after dozens of them were killed in a military crackdown on Sunday, in Zaria, Kaduna state. The minister, in a phone call to Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, described the clash as a worrying…

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Photos: Buhari Attends Funeral Service Of Former President Of Benin Republic, Late Gen. Mathiew Kerekou

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, 10th December, attended the funeral service of late Mathieu Kerekou, the former President of the Republic of Benin, held in the country’s capital, Cotonou. During the ceremony, Buhari who spoke on behalf of other African leaders, described late Kerekou as, “a father of his nation and founding father of the…

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