Ghana ‘ll cede property, documents, rebuild demolished


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Speaker of House of Reps, Femi Gbajabiamila

By Levinus Nwabughiogu

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has said that the government of Ghana will rebuild the demolished building belonging to the Nigerian embassy in the capital, Accra.

He also said that the Ghanaian government has promised to cede the property as well as all documents relating to it to the Nigerian embassy.

The Speaker made the disclosure on his official social media pages on Friday where he revealed that the promise was secured through a telephone discussion he had with the Speaker of the Ghanaian Parliament, Rt. Hon. Aaron Mike Oquaye, on Thursday.

Gbajabiamila said that the Speaker assured him that the parliament will work with their Executive to ensure the matter was resolved diplomatically.

In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Lanre Lasisi, the Speaker, who expressed sadness at the demolition of the embassy building had promised to take the issue up with his…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper