Imminent execution of two persons in Edo State.
The Embassy of France in Nigeria associates itself with the statement released by the European Union Delegation regarding the imminent execution of two persons in Edo State.
The Embassy of France in Nigeria wishes to recall France’s position against death penalty.
France considers human life an inalienable right and capital punishment incompatible with the respect for human rights.
For these considerations France invites the government of Edo State to reconsider its position.