Nigeria has pulled out of the ongoing World Economic Forum in Cape Town, South Africa, over fresh xenophobic attacks.
The Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs has also issued a travel advisory due to the tension created by the attacks. .
In it, the Nigerian Government wished to advice Nigerians to avoid travelling to high risk and volatile areas until the situation is brought under control.
The decisions were taken at a meeting between Pres. Buhari, Vice-Pres. Osinbajo and Geoffrey Onyeama, minister of foreign affairs, at the presidential villa in Abuja, on Tuesday.