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The US government has announced visa restriction on Nigerians who “sabotaged” the country’s democracy. Trends For You 🔥 Buhari: Nigerians Believe Lawmakers ‘Stuff Wads of Currency Notes into Their Pockets For Little Work Done’ CNN’s Zakaria Cautions Trump: Nigerians Are The Most Educated Immigrants Cameroon Massacre: Who’s Responsible? This was made known in a statement signed by Morgan Ortagus, spokesperson of the US department of state. “The United States is a steadfast supporter of Nigerian democracy. We commend all those Nigerians who participated peacefully in the February and March 2019 elections and have worked to strengthen Nigerian democratic institutions and processes,” the statement read. “As Nigeria marks the twentieth anniversary of a return to democratic rule this year, we remain committed to working together to continue to advance democracy and respect for human rights and achieve greater peace and prosperity for both our nations. We condemn those whose acts of violence, intimidation, or corruption harmed Nigerians or undermined the democratic process. “In a January 24 statement, the U.S. government said that we would consider consequences – including visa restrictions – for individuals responsible for undermining the Nigerian democratic process or for organising election-related violence. Readers Also Enjoyed 🔥 Isiaka Adegboyega Oyetola Biography and Profile Omoyele Sowore Biography and Profile Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru Biography and Profile To that end, the Secretary of State is imposing visa restrictions on Nigerians believed to be responsible for, or complicit in, undermining democracy in Nigeria. These individuals have operated with impunity at the expenseContinue reading