The federal has summoned the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Zhou Pingjian, over reports of maltreatment of Nigerians in China.
In the last two days, Nigerians in China are posting videos on social media alleging maltreatment in Guangzhou area of China.
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama on Thursday met with Mr Pingjian over the difficulty . during a tweet, Mr Onyeama said he urged the ambassador to talk with Chinese authorities to intervene on the matter.
Invited the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Zhou Pingjian to communicate @NigeriaGov’s extreme concern at allegations of maltreatment of Nigerians in Guangzhou, #China and called for immediate Chinese Govt. intervention. #StayHomeSaveLives #COVID19 @DigiCommsNG @NigeriaMFA