Trump Advised To Ban Nigerian Governors, Top Politicians From Entering US Over ‘Detention’ Of Journalists, Activists

Trump Advised To Ban Nigerian Governors, Top Politicians From Entering US Over ‘Detention’ Of Journalists, Activists

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the U.S. President, Donald Trump, asking him to exercise his constitutional powers “pursuant to the Presidential Proclamations 7750 and 8697 to instruct the US Secretary of State and US Ambassador in Nigeria to temporarily ban Nigerian state governors and other senior public officials misusing the criminal justice system to jail journalists, bloggers, and activists reporting on allegations of corruption from entering the US.” The letter followed SERAP’s report titled “A Downward Spiral: How Federal and State Authorities…

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