Russia’s Ministry of Education has offered admission to Nigerian students who are willing to proceed with their education.
The offer follows the crisis in Ukraine resulting in the displacement of some students.
The country’s decision emerged from a conversation held in Moscow on Friday between Russian envoy, Mikhail L. Bogdanov and the Nigerian ambassador to Russia, Abdullahi Shehu.
Reports also say, Mikhail L. Bogdanovwho is Russia’s Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs assured of the safety and wellbeing of students in the country.
The Nigerian ambassador on the other hand reiterated the need to maintain the existing cordial relationship between the two nations.