Nigerian traders accuse Ghana of Xenophobic attacks
16 October 2018 | 5:30 am
The President of the National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS), Mr. Ken Ukaoha, yesterday raised the alarm over allegations that Nigerian traders in Ghana were being harassed and attacked by state sponsored thugs while the country police looked away.
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Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, declared that the Nigerian government would ‘take up” the issue of attack on Nigerians with South African government.
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