Following the invasion of the Russian military in Ukraine, the Nigerian Embassy in Ukraine has reportedly asked citizens in the East European country to remain calm and take responsibility for their personal security and safety.
According to reports, this was disclosed in a statement made available on Thursday.
It read, “The Embassy urges Nigerian nationals resident in Ukraine to remain calm but be very vigilant and be responsible for their personal security and safety.”
It maintained, “In addition, in case of students seeking such temporary relocation, they are enjoined to seek proper clearance and guarantee from their respective institutions, authorities/agents on the way forward in respect to their studies during this period and/or thereafter.”
It noted, “For those who still consider it appropriate to remain in the country, be assured that the embassy remains open for its consular duties and responsibilities at all times. It will always avail you of updates when necessary.”