Say embassies now eyesore
By Levinus Nwabughiogu
House of Representatives yesterday urged the federal government to adequately fund country’s foreign missions to effectively deliver on their mandate.
In the alternative, the House suggested to the government to allow the missions utilise the internal revenue generated from issuance of visa and passports amongst other activities, saying it will in no doubts enhance their work environment.
Members of the House made the appeal after considering and adopting a motion titled: “Urgent Need for the House to Save our Nation the Embarrassment Emanating from our Missions Abroad by Evaluating the Status of the Missions and Acting Promptly” sponsored at the plenary by Hon.