WTF: [Photos] Nigerian Citizens In Greece Allege Racist Attacks By Extremists

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at 02:37 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Nigerians in Greece are increasingly living in fear as they are targeted by extremists, especially the neo-fascist group known as Chrysi Avgi (Golden Dawn), which blames them for the country’s economic problems.



Last September, two Nigerians returning to their homes following a weekend away were the victims of one a racist attack with put one of them in the hospital for four days. 



Igwe Chijioke and Osama Ojo Osaro John, leaving Omonia Metro Station in the city, were walking towards Patission Road when they were chased by six young Greeks on three motorbikes. 

In a letter to the Nigerian ambassador, Chijioke said, “After a long chase they finally apprehended us on the street not too far from the Omonia Police Station and they started beating us and finally they pulled out knives and other sharp objects from their motorbike as they started stabbing my friend and I with the intention of killing us.”



He said in the letter that he identified their attackers as members of the Golden Dawn party from their outfits.

“After a while, they left us on the street in our own blood as they rode off while some group of Nigerians try coming to our rescue by calling the police.”
He said the police arrived at the scene 45mins later and he was rushed to ATHENS Laiko General Hospital where he was admitted on account of his injuries from September 23 to 27 before being discharged. 

“The Greek society I thought I knew over the years both in the daylight and its nightlife has presented me with an everlasting/unforgettable memory of my entire life,” said Chiojioke.

“I am a Nigeria Citizen on Passport Number A00494423 that resides in Greece legally with all required legal residence permit (NO. A2621335 – F.NO: 4/166245) with the Greek government,” he wrote, begging the Nigerian ambassador for help to obtain justice from the Greek police and to stop further attacks upon Nigerians in the country. 



Chijioke’s wrote his appeal to the ambassador on October 2, 2012. So far, he has not heard from his country’s diplomatic representative, and other Nigerian citizens say that attacks on them have continued.

Published at: 02:37 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
Author: Charles colins
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pchinedu20 at 03:46 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Nawa oooooooooooooh!
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aso4life1 at 03:59 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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See wickedness at highest order....And our stupid Ambassador is there without taking actions?

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Simon-Zeletus at 04:26 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Poor country like Greece, i blame Nigeria Government sorry my two brothers
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Ochillary at 04:31 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Wetin una dey find for there sef?
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dickman2 at 05:56 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Quote from: aso4life1 on 03:59 AM,  9/12/2012
See wickedness at highest order....And our stupid Ambassador is there without taking actions?
them no go talk nothing ....which ambassador..those abokis ..
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dickman2 at 05:59 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Quote from: Ochillary on 04:31 AM,  9/12/2012
Wetin una dey find for there sef?
which kind talk this ..nigeria better na them comot..i dey ask u ...if this thing we called nigeria better ,,nobody go run comot
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chakru at 06:00 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Oga leave greece abeg. B4 u loose ur life dia. Notn evn de 4 dis greece sef. Y not try elsewia. I wudnt advice 2 com 2 9ja either. Bcos hia na jaga-jaga
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aso4life1 at 06:14 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Quote from: Ochillary on 04:31 AM,  9/12/2012
Wetin una dey find for there sef?
wetin you dey yarn sef? naija good?

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Onyiloxy at 06:33 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Nig is a country where u r on ur own o, it high time d govt put value in d citizen's life cos witout citizen, there will nt be govt
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stikerxxx at 07:01 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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 Sad bad, & disgrace to nigeria government
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ajanni at 07:07 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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don,t they have their citizens here living in nigeria? treats them too sam way
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jabanz at 07:21 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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consequences of living in a racist country

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micc at 07:35 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Why everybody hate Nigerians like this
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Noble12 at 07:39 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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I c
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BlueIxora at 07:48 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Ignorant white magas. Always blaming the blacks for their stupidity and laziness. I pray that God will keep my people there save.
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okuboye at 08:00 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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Sowie my broda , nigeria is not ǎ̜̣̍ country
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chicco77 at 08:18 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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if our country gud wetin man pikin go go do for greece,wey hungry self dey hammer dia own citizens
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ajanni at 08:34 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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i c
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moriztuos at 08:39 AM, 9/12/2012 (6 years ago)
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If money doesnt come out for them, they wont show any interest
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