Musliu Obanikoro, Nigeria Ministerf of state II, foreign affairs says Nigeria did not recall its high commissioner to South Africa.
Obanikoro made the statement after South Africa issued a statement bashing Nigeria for withdrawing its envoy.
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Disputing South Africa's claims via Twitter Obanikoro wrote, ''Please
disregard rumours and reports that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has
recalled its High Commissioner to South Africa''.
''The MFA summoned the Nigerian High Commissioner to South Africa for consultation. He was not recalled''.