The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chief Geoffrey Onyeama, on Thursday, April 8, in Abuja received a stolen Ile-Ife artifact recovered from Mexico.
Receiving the artifact, Onyeama called for a more secured border to prevent future occurrence of theft.
Onyeama collected the artifact from Dr Yakubu Dadu, Charge d’Affaires of the Nigerian Mission in Mexico.
The Minister hailed the Embassy’s efforts in recovering the artifact.
He said that the interventions of Nigerian Envoys in recovering stolen possessions of the country; shows the important works they were doing as against negative reports of Nigerian missions on social media.