The Federal Executive has expressed optimism that Nigerians caught in Ukraine will be real from the Russian invasion.
The Minister of Converse for Foreign places Affairs, Zubairu Dada, made this submission in an interview with newshounds after the Federal Executive council (FEC) assembly on Wednesday.
Per the minister, the Nigerian authorities expressed hope that Russian troops will obey the guidelines of engagement and now now not assault Nigerians caught in Ukraine.
Dada disclosed that the Nigerian authorities has requested Ukraine and Russia’s ambassadors to make certain that that Nigerians remain real.
He said: “We must deem the Russian military will obey the guidelines of engagement. They know the guidelines about civilians which would be caught up in eventualities comparable to this. We must purchase they’ll respect global approved pointers and make certain that that no hurt comes to them.
“Don’t fail to recollect that even our missions in Ukraine have had to be evacuated. So if for any motive any Nigerian is left in the aid of, we are very very prayerful, we are very hopeful that no hurt shall come to them, as soon as for certain, they’re in some shelters or whatever location they’re hiding.
“Don’t fail to recollect we had also summoned each the Russian and Ukrainian ambassadors to our ministry, and we did emphasise the need for his or her troops to make certain that that they create now now not create anything that will hurt the lives of harmless voters.
“We have now considered video clips making the rounds regarding the alleged remedy that had been meted out to unlit of us that had been on queues and in buses and all that.
“All these we have got dropped at the eye of the ambassadors and we have got expressed our displeasure at this constructing and demanded that they create one thing about this.”
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