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Reviews Of Officers Barring Nigerians From Exiting Ukraine ‘Heart-broken’ – Presidency

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A file photo of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu.The Presidency has described as wretched, the stories of Ukrainian police and security personnel refusing to permit Nigerians to board buses and trains heading in direction of the Ukraine-Poland border.

“From video evidence, first-hand stories, and from these interested with their wards and/or Nigerian consular officials there accept as true with been wretched stories of Ukrainian police and security personnel refusing to permit Nigerians to board buses and trains heading in direction of the Ukraine-Poland border,” Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu stated in a statement on Sunday.

He additionally stated that in a video that has been broadly circulating on social media, a Nigerian mother with her child used to be filmed being bodily forced to present up her seat to 1 more person.

In accordance with the statement, there accept as true with been additionally separate stories of Polish officials simply refusing Nigerian electorate’ entry into Poland from Ukraine.

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“One community of Nigerian students having been many times refused entry into Poland accept as true with concluded they attach no longer accept as true with any replace nonetheless to shuttle again across Ukraine and are trying to exit the nation through the border with Hungary,” the statement added.

Shehu stated that the Federal Government is anxious about the security and human rights of all Nigerians and additionally understands the anxiety and anxiety that’s confronting them as properly as others in Ukraine who are trying to interrupt out the crisis.

He, nonetheless, properly-known that it is paramount that every person is handled with dignity and without favour.

“We realize the anxiety and anxiety that’s confronting all of us that assemble themselves on this unpleasant location.

“We additionally take care of that these in reliable positions in security and border administration will veritably be experiencing very unlikely expectations in a explain they by no manner expected.

“Nonetheless, for that motive, it is paramount that every person is handled with dignity and without favour.

“All who wing a battle explain accept as true with the identical appropriate to steady passage below UN Convention and the colour of their passport or their skin could perhaps mild form no distinction.”

Speaking further, the Presidential spokesperson properly-known that there is a prolonged history dating relief to a long time of Nigerians and other Africans studying in Ukraine, in particular medication.

In accordance with him, the majority of Nigerian electorate within the nation as of late are university-enrolled students – a feat which he stated would no longer accept as true with been conceivable without the generousity of the Ukrainian of us.

Shehu, due to this reality, prayed for an pause to the wretched explain.

“As a nation, we’re satisfied with these professional in Kyiv and Kharkiv and other cities and centres of studying who accept as true with returned to Nigeria to salvage huge provider for our nation and our of us.

“With out the generosity of spirit of the Ukrainian of us that can perhaps by no manner accept as true with been conceivable.

“We pray for these straight tormented by this battle.

“Nigeria, with our 200 million of us, enhance all and every diplomatic effort to bring this battle to an pause,” he stated.


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