The President Muhmmadu Buhari’s led Federal Government has immediately recalled its Ambassador in Indonesia as it reviews its bilateral relations with the country.

The Ministry disclosed this in a statement signed by the Spokesperson, Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Esther Sunsuwa, following a viral video which showed Indonesian immigration Officials allegedly assaulting a Nigerian Diplomat inside a car.

According to the statement: “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has received a comprehensive report from the Nigerian Ambassador in Indonesia on the manhandling and arrest of a Nigerian Diplomat.

“The Nigerian Government demands appropriate sanctions against the relevant officials and has recalled its Ambassador in Indonesia for consultations, including a review of bilateral relations.“ 

Already, the Indonesian Government’s has apologised over the incident.

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