Crime

MEC SIZAKELE BLAMES JOBURG MAYOR MASHABA FOR RECENT XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS

JOHANNESBURG – Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane has directly accused Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba of being responsible for recent xenophobic attacks. Nkosi-Malobane was speaking on the sidelines of the

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IMMIGRANTS LIVING IN FEAR AFTER VIOLENCE IN JEPPESTOWN, JOHANNESBURG

On Monday night, police used force to disperse a group of residents of the George Goch Men’s Hostel who attacked foreign-owned shops and tried to barricade the M2 highway. JOHANNESBURG

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SA Human Rights Commission, Desmond Tutu, urged to intervene to stop attacks on Nigerians in South Africa

The Human Rights Commission says communities should refrain from taking the law into their own hands to become criminals themselves. An ultimatum issued to South Africans in Nigeria – leave

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Mrs Uche Ajulu Okeke visited Jeppestown in Johannesburg, following the looting of shops

The Nigerian Ambassador to South Africa, Mrs Uche Ajulu Okeke visited the Jeppestown area of Johannesburg to assess the damage to Nigerian businesses in the area. Police are keeping a

Hawks infiltrate Newcastle based drug syndicate

The drug syndicate was initially discovered in 2014, but the Newcastle Hawks couldn’t investigate as they were known to the drug community. NEWCASTLE – Three suspects who were arrested for

Youth council gives South African Govt. 48 hours to address alleged killings

The council made the call in a letter signed by the President and Secretary of the council, Murtala Gamji and Gbenga Adedamola, on Wednesday in Abuja.   The National Youth

Xenophobia : Nigerians attack MTN head office in Abuja

“They are protesting against the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. It’s our regional head office in Abuja. That’s where we have our customer care center,” the MTN spokesman

Brides-for-cash scam uncovered

Couple alleged to have arranged marriages for Bangladeshis A “cash-for-citizenship” scheme, in which Port Elizabeth women accept as little as R200 to be married off to Bangladeshi men, has netted

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South Africans are ungrateful – Africans

Viral messages – video, audio, texts – are doing the round globally, with many Africans saying black South Africans are ungrateful. Here is one of the video’s The social media

Nigeria seeks AU intervention on Xenophobic attacks in South Africa

The Nigerian government has called on the African Union, (AU) to intervene in SA xenophobic attacks on black foreigners, particularly  Nigerians. The Nigerian presidency had on Monday called the attention