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MIGRATION OF THE NIGERIAN MAFIA

Since the 1980s, Nigerian organised crime has migrated around the world. They established strong roots in Italy and, from the 1990s, in parts of South Africa. Valentina Pancieri, postgraduate researcher

WHY NIGERIANS ARE ATTACKED BY SOUTH AFRICANS

When Anthony Ezeanya moved into a modest flat in Hillbrow, Johannesburg, in 2002, the place was predominantly a highbrow area reserved for South Africa’s elite. By the time he relocated

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AFRICAN INNOVATIONS THAT COULD CHANGE THE WORLD

Welcome, to the bleeding-edge of African innovation: VR, 3D printing, AI and the rest. The continent isn’t just driving technological change for Africa, but for the world. Click through  to discover

WHY TENI MAKANAKI IS NIGERIA’S MOST SIGNIFICANT MUSICIAN OF 2018

The Originals. One of the most pivotal parts of artistry is the possession of the raw musical sauce. Some people were born to be musicians and make music all their

REPORT – HOW NIGERIANS BECOME VICTIMS OF A XENOPHOBIC ATTACK IN SOUTH AFRICA

In the wake of xenophobic attacks on Nigerians by South Africans, an exclusive report has revealed how notable cities like Hillbrow become dungeons of social vices, where Nigerian migrants become

FORMER PRESIDENT SHEHU SHAGARI DIES AT 93

Former Nigerian president, Shehu Shagari, has died at the National Hospital, Abuja, after a brief illness, his grandson and the president of The National Youth Council of Nigeria, Bello Shagari

CLOSE UP ON NIGERIA’S CONSULATE IN JOHANNESBURG

Happy days are back at the Nigeria Consulate in Johannesburg, South Africa. Both staff members and visitors and, indeed, people that have one business or the other to transact with

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SOUTH AFRICA READY TO LAUNCH MOST ADVANCED NANOSATELLITE

South Africa’s most advanced nanosatellite to date, ZACube-2, is scheduled for launch into space on 27 December, with the Russian Soyuz Kanopus mission from Siberia, Russia. The ZACube-2 will be

NUSA CELEBRATES CHRISTMAS WITH LESS PRIVILEGE IN MULDESDRIFT, JOHANNESBURG

Mr. Adetola Olubajo, the President, Nigerian Union in South Africa, on Wednesday urged members to put a smile on the faces of less privileged during the festive season. Adetola made

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NIGERIAN MAN DROWNS AT SWELLENDAM BEACH, NEAR CAPE TOWN

The Nigerian Union South Africa (NUSA) has announced the demise of Udebuani Chidokweanaukwu, who drowned in that country. Mr Chidokweanaukwu, a native of Nando in Anambra State, drowned at a