Posts From Nigerians in South Africa

Nigerians in South Africa
Nigerians in South Africa 1585 posts

We are about democracy, human rights, public opinion, political behavior, civil rights and policy aimed at improving the human condition, with a focus on African countries.

‘BE PREPARED TO DIE’ – JOBURG’S TOUGHEST COP

Tasked with combating some of the deadliest crimes, JMPD K9 officer Muaath Maharaj says every day he makes sure he leaves the house on good terms with his family, in

Travel 0 Comments

4 WAYS TO GET THE MOST OUT OF SOUTH AFRICA’S UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

Public holidays should be used to create spaces to not think about work, Kumeshnee West, director of executive education at UCT’s Graduate School of Business, says. She believes the benefits

PASTOR TIM OMOTOSO TRIAL POSTPONED

The trial of controversial Nigerian pastor, Timothy Omotoso, has been postponed to 4 February 2019 Omotoso appeared briefly in the High Court in Port Elizabeth on Monday. He and two

Politics 0 Comments

5 THINGS THAT WILL PUT SOUTH AFRICA AT RISK IN 2019

In 2018, SA got a new president, two new finance ministers and slumped into a recession. Next year may be even more bumpy. Here’s a look at the key economic

SOUTH AFRICAN PASSPORT RANKED NO 44 IN THE WORLD, WITH 63 VISA-FREE DESTINATIONS

South Africans require a visa to visit 100 countries and can visit about 63 countries visa- free for up to 90 days. Thirty-five of these countries issue a visa on

#TimOmotoso: PASTOR TIM OMOTOSO BACK IN COURT

The trial of controversial Nigerian Pastor, Timothy Omotoso, resumes in the High Court in Port Elizabeth on Monday. Omotoso and two others face charges ranging from human trafficking to sexual

NIGERIAN CONSULATE IN JOHANNESBURG DISMANTLES PASSPORT RACKETEERS

The Nigerian consulate in Johannesburg, South Africa, has dismantled the “web of powerful passport racketeers” that had operated around its premises for many years. Consequently, applicants for Nigerian passports at

Politics 0 Comments

NIGERIA’S 2019 ELECTION: A TWO-HORSE RACE WITH UNINSPIRING CANDIDATES

Almost all of Nigeria’s 68 political parties have wrapped up their primaries and chosen candidates to stand in the country’s February 2019 general election. The poll is likely to be

Community 0 Comments

#BoothFest18: WHAT WENT DOWN AT THE BOOTHFEST IN JOHANNESBURG

It’s almost two weeks that music lovers across the country attended the first #BoothFest18 at the Golden Harvest Park in Randburg, Johannesburg. Opeyemi Awojobi popularly known as ‘McOspy’ of Status

Business 0 Comments

HOW NIGERIA CAN ATTRACT AND KEEP THE RIGHT KIND OF FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT

Two of the largest banking and financial services institutions in the world, HSBC and UBS, have recently closed their local representative offices in Nigeria. There’s also trouble brewing elsewhere in