The Federal Government of Nigeria has assured South African returnees that it will not abandon them to their plight as all efforts are on to continue the rehabilitation and empowerment programmes.
Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, made this declaration while receiving a South African widow returnee, Mrs. Yinka Iyoha in her office in Abuja.
Dabiri-Erewa maintained that the federal government will not abandon all Nigerians brought back to the country as a result of xenophobic attacks.
Dabiri-Erewa equally announced a scholarship to one of the children of the returnee, gesture from Nigerians in Diaspora Commission.
She said that the Federal Government is kick starting an entrepreneurship programme for the returnees in…