The Federal Authorities has queried the Nigerian Ambassador to Israel for reportedly attending the relocation of the US’ embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on Monday Could 14th.
A supply throughout the presidency informed state home correspondents final evening that the Minister of Overseas Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, issued the question to the ambassador shortly after the ceremony.
The official who spoke on situation of anonymity, stated the Federal Goverment didn’t give permission to any of its personnel to attend the ceremony and was shocked when AlJazeerah reported that Nigeria was properly represented on the ceremony. The Minister has subsequently requested information channel, AlJazeera to retract its report that Nigeria was represented on the occasion.
“Based mostly on that report, the minister queried the ambassador to clarify why he attended the occasion. The ambassador has since replied that he was not on the occasion. It was on the energy of the ambassador’s response that the Federal Authorities wrote to AlJazeera to retract its story.”the supply stated
The relocation of the embassy has since resulted in widespread assaults in Gaza with over 60 individuals lifeless.