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The Presidency has said the Federal Republic of Nigeria will not engage in a street fight with Ghana over demolition of some apartments under construction in the Nigerian embassy in Ghana’s capital, Accra.


President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana on Tuesday called President Muhammadu Buhari, to tender sincere apologies for demolition of a building on the premises of Nigerian High Commission in Accra, Ghana and had informed President Buhari that he has directed full investigation into the incident.


Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, in an interview with State House Correspondents, said both leaders will resolve the issue diplomatically.


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs also called on Nigerians home and abroad to remain calm despite the highly provocative attack on Nigeria's High Commission in Ghana assuring that the Federal Government is engaging Ghanaian Authorities to seek redress.


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