“This is about the fourth that we are acknowledging; we also have a Stroke Centre in Imo state, set up by a Nigerian in diaspora.”
Nigerian traders in Ghana have been having issues with Ghanaian authorities for several years with records of maltreatment, molestation and forceful closure of shops.
The items donated included some bags of rice, beans, maize, groundnut oil, pasta among others.
Foreign affairs minister said 17 million Nigerians in diaspora were making impacts in the country’s economy and couldn’t be ignored.
“Unsuspecting Nigerians come to Ghana and they become stranded. Government needs to take urgent measures.”
“Nigerians should not be made to suffer before their rights are given to them,” the legislator said.
The Central Bank of Nigeria has published an updated list of International Money Transfer Operators (IMTOs) approved for diaspora remittances in the country.
ABS explained, “Our Dutch system of higher education differs from other international systems of higher education.”
“Nigerians in diaspora account for annual remittances of over $26 billion either as investments or direct capital inflow into Nigeria,” said Ms Akande-Sadipe.
Forty people across Africa were selected to kick off the YouTube Africa Challenge and will be reading from its pages, encouraging others to join them too.