MTN board rejects xenophobic attacks

September 6, 2019
427 Views

The board of MTN Nigeria on Thursday rejected xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and other nationals in South Africa.

Its Chairman, Ernest Ndukwe, in a statement, said the board also rejected reprisal attacks in Nigeria too.

The statement read: “The board of MTN Nigeria wishes to add its unequivocal condemnation of the xenophobia and violence against Nigerians and other nationalities in South Africa over the recent days, as well as the violent response to it in Nigeria. Violence cannot and must never be acceptable and we must reject it in the strongest terms possible.

Read Also: MTN office closes in Niger

“We offer our profound sympathies to all those affected and urge all stakeholders and communities in Nigeria, South Africa and other countries, to act with restraint, and to work collaboratively to address these issues.”

Ndukwe said  the future as a continent will be built on enhanced connections and greater integration economically, culturally and politically. “It is in all of our interests to work together,” Ndukwe said.

You may be interested

Buhari is making a micro Mandela of Omoyele Sowore by keeping him in detention indefinitely
News
28 views
News
28 views

Buhari is making a micro Mandela of Omoyele Sowore by keeping him in detention indefinitely

Webby - September 15, 2019

I know Omoyele Sowore very well. I was a syndicated columnist for his Sahara Reporters for years writing side by…

SON seals 10 illegal oil firms in Kano
News
32 views
News
32 views

SON seals 10 illegal oil firms in Kano

Webby - September 14, 2019

The Kano State Coordinator of Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON)Alhaji Yunusa B. Mohammed on Saturday, declared that the agency would…

Immigration Service intercepts 32 illegal migrants in Niger
News
23 views
News
23 views

Immigration Service intercepts 32 illegal migrants in Niger

Webby - September 14, 2019

The Niger state command of the Nigeria Immigration Service has intercepted 32 illegal Migrants in Niger state. The migrants who…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.