Chairperson of the Nigerian Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa received former Big Brother Africa contestant, Tayo Faniran on Wednesday.
Faniran was molested by the South African Police, as shown in a video that went viral on social media.
Abike-Dabiri addressed the Press alongside Faniran. She decried the actions of the South African Police and called on their government to act swiftly to mitigate against the recent spate of xenophobic attacks.
See video below;
The Chairman/CEO Nigerian Diaspora Commission, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa received in audience Mr. Tayo Faniran @Tayofaniran, a Big Brother Africa Star #BBNaiija who was recently attacked by South African Police.— Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (@nidcom_gov) August 7, 2019
The Chairman stated that the issue is currently being investigated. pic.twitter.com/ympGr9r9Pq