The Federal Government has summoned the Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria Nagabhushana Reddy over an attack on Nigerians in India.
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sola Enikanolaye also demanded justice.
The Nigerian students were attacked in greater number in the Indian
State of Uttar Pradesh.
The attacks were reportedly prompted by the death of an Indian student who died of a drug overdose suspected to be given by a Nigerian .
In his response, Mr. Reddy told Mr. Enikanolaiye his country swiftly condemned the action of those who carried out the attacks.
He also said five of them had been arrested.