The Lebanese Ambassador to Nigeria, M Houssam Diab, on Thursday, walked out on members of the Nigerian Home of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Affairs.
Mr. Diab was summoned by the Home Committee to elucidate the alleged maltreatment of the West African nation in Lebanon.
This adopted a current incident involving one Temitope Arowolo, who’s present process trial for alleged tried homicide within the nation.
Diab walked out of the lawmaker as a result of he was not impressed with the presence of the media on the venue when the assembly commenced.
Chairman of the Home Committee, Tolulope Akande-Sadipe, instructed reporters that she was shocked that the “Ambassador will simply rise up and stroll out on us.”
She mentioned that Diab honoured the invitation as a mark of respect for the nation however “was not anticipating the media as a result of he was unaware the Home data all its conferences.”
Recall that the Committee had earlier mentioned that the Lebanese Authorities must be held chargeable for the violation of Mrs. Ariwolo’s human rights.
Sadipe mentioned the Lebanese Authorities should be held chargeable for the violation of Temitope’s rights which was in violation of the UN Common Declaration of Human Rights, UDHR.