The Federal Government has urged Russia to withdraw its troops from Ukraine and embrace diplomatic measures in resolving the current cr!sis involving both countries.
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, made the appeal in Abuja on Friday, February 25, after a meeting with the envoys of the G7 countries in Nigeria.
Onyeama said Nigeria does not condone the approach of aggression by Russia, calling on Russia to pull back.
According to him, “Peace and diplomacy to be prioritised by both sides. We support every effort being made to stop the aggr#ssion and Russian troops to return to Russia.”