Gov’t To Rebuild Demolished Nigerian High Commission Building
Government of Ghana has stated its commitment to ensure the demolished Nigerian High Commission building is restored to its original state after being demolished by some armed men in Accra on Friday, June 19, 2020.
Speaking at a press briefing on Wednesday June 24, 2020, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration said the building will be restored as soon as possible.
“The Lands Commission will proceed to issue a Land Title Certificate to the High Commission of Nigeria to regularize its ownership of the property in question…The Government of Ghana will ensure that the demolished building is restored to its original state as soon as possible,” she said.
Meanwhile President Akuffo Addo in a phone call has offered an unqualified apology to Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari saying “he has directed a full investigation into the incident.”