…Seek Support For Ambassador Jonga
Nigerians in Diaspora yesterday has expressed satisfaction with the Nigerian Ambassador to Italy His Excellency Yusuf Jonga Hinna over his proactive step in enlightening Nigerians on COVID 19 pandemic.
They also appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the tenure of Ambassador Jonga.
President of the group, Hon. Samson Hodge under the umbrella of National Union of Nigerian Association in Italy, (NUNAI), in a statement emailed Leadership commented the federal government in the fight against pandemic.
“We want to thank God for keeping us alive up till this time and condoling with those who lost their loved ones during this trying period.
“The Pandemic a very scary. Itvhas changed the world for ever. But we must move ahead and abide by the guidelines
“We want to use this medium to thank federal government of Nigeria for their efforts to contain this crisis irrespective of our shortcomings.
“We urge them to do more. Nigerians in Italy benefited from the magnanimity of the Embassy under the leadership of Ambassador Yusuf Jonga Hina Who upon arrival after months collaborated with (Nunai) to host the first three-days Nigerian /Italian business forum November 2018”.
” Jonga has continued to push for the unity of Nigerians and improved services at the Embassy with positive reforms aimed at improving the welfare of Nigerians in Italy”.
“The year 2020, was supposed to be a consolidating period unfortunately tragedy struck and affected so many of the ongoing projects. Nevertheless, His Excellency, continued to drive for the welfare of Nigerians living in Italy. Which gave rise to Nigerians obtaining documentation early enough to benefit from the host government policy of regularisation of immigrants 2020”.
” There force recalling Ambassador at this time will be counter-productive. So we are appealing to President Buhari to reconsider their position to retain Ambassador Yusuf Jonga Hina.