MIGRANT ATTACK: NIDCOM Boss  Condemns  Setting a Nigerian on Fire in LIbya 

By Shola Akingboye 8th Oct,  2020

The Chairman/CEO Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa has condemned in strong terms the killing of a Nigerian, setting him ablaze by three men allegedly all Libyan Nationals who stormed a factory.

In a statement by Gabriel  Odu of the Media, Public Relations and Protocol Unit
of the Commission, NIDCOM Boss described the act as dastardly, beastial and unacceptable, calls on the Libyan Authorities to apply the full weight of the law on the suspected Killers.

Meanwhile, a statement by the Libyan Interiror Ministry has condemned the act insisting that it is a new wave of violence on migrants in North Africa.

It also stated that the United Nations has also described the Killing of the Nigerian man ” another senseless crime against migrants in the Country.

NIDCOM regreted that the full identity of the Nigerian man set on fire by petrol has not been made known as investigations and interrogations of the suspected attackers who are in custody are on going.


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