Border Closure: Nigeria, Niger, Benin In Crucial Meeting

Border closure

The Federal Government is presently meeting with delegations from Niger and the Republic of Benin over the closure of land borders by Nigeria since August.

The Tripartite Committee Meeting by the Foreign Ministers of Nigeria, Benin and Niger Republic is considering the conditions put forward by Nigeria before the land borders could be re-opened for goods importation.

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama is leading the Nigerian team in the parley which is holding at the ECOWAS Commission Secretariat in Abuja.

Details later.

NAN