Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, has said that the Federal Government is pressing for compensation for Nigerians affected by recent xenophobic attacks in South Africa.
Dabiri-Erewa stated this at the maiden Diaspora Lecture of the Federal University of Technology, Akure.
The lecture was entitled: “Role of Africans in Diaspora in the Transformation of a University of Technology.”
Dabiri–Erewa, who was represented by Mr Abdul-Rahman Balogun, her Special Assistant on Media, noted that the Nigerian government was also putting in place measures to ensure perpetrators were prosecuted and justice is obtained. Read more