Let’s put this on the blog for posterity so that future Nigerians will say “and we also passed this stage”.
A Deputy Speaker of our Federal House of Representatives stood down a petition because the authors of the petition are Nigerians who live in America.
So sordid a show Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa (DG, Diaspora Commission) must be prevailed upon to drop a note to her fellow politicians on the need to rescue their constituency from ignominy of working with this quality of mind as Deputy Speaker.
Yes, some communities must necessarily be represented by little minds. Should our collective use such minds to superintend plenaries?
Yes, it has happened before, and it will happen again. Should we not document it as part of our history?
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Meanwhile a Group, Nigerians in Diaspora worldwide, has taken up the matter as reported in
And the guy was even denying the story.