Ghana apologises to Nigeria over demolition of mission building

Ghana apologises to Nigeria over demolition of mission building 2

The President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, has despatched apologies to President Muhammadu Buhari over the demolition of a constructing within the premises of the Nigerian High Commission in Accra, Ghana.

Mr Ferdinand Nwonye, the spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, made this recognized in a press release on Tuesday in Abuja.

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“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs needs to tell that the President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, known as President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, immediately, June 23, on the cellphone.

“To categorical his honest regrets and apology for the demolition of a constructing on the premises of the Nigerian High Commission in Accra, Ghana.

“He knowledgeable President Buhari that he had directed a full investigation of the unlucky incident.

“It additional emerged earlier within the day that some suspects had been arrested and will likely be arraigned in court docket.

“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on this observe want to name on Nigerians house and overseas to stay calm regardless of the extremely provocative assault on the High Commission of Nigeria in Accra, Ghana.

“And to reassure Nigerians that the Federal Government is engaging the Ghanaian Authorities at the highest level to seek redress,” it said.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reviews that on June 19, some unidentified individuals willfully carried out the demolition of a constructing in premises of the Nigerian High Commission in Accra, Ghana.

The perpetrators, who had been purportedly on the instruction of the Ghana Urban Development Agency, had been mentioned to have carried out the act with out prior notification.

There have additionally been engagements between the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, and the Ghanaian authorities for the reason that incident.

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Ghana apologises to Nigeria over demolition of mission building

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