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

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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

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


JOHANNESBURG – The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) says its deeply concerned about the looting of foreign-owned shops and destruction of property by residents in Atteridgeville in Pretoria and

One of the fastest robbery events in Johannesburg

Two break-ins in the space of a month have cost Complete Cyclist in Bryanston about R3.1 million. During the latest robbery, just before midnight on February 7, various road and

Nigerian asylum seeker arrested for murder of German woman in Switzerland

A 27-year-old Nigerian asylum seeker was recently arrested by Swiss police in connection with the murder of a volunteer at the centre run by Catholic relief charity Caritas. He is

If you wear a camouflage shirt in Nigeria, you will be fined #10 (Naira). Ridiculous!

The Nigerian Criminal code recommends that any found guilty of wearing a camouflage may be fined #10 (Naira). #10 (Naira) in Nigeria today is $0.22. A Nigerian lawyer based in

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Weekend of xenophobia and violence in South Africa

Nine people have been arrested after a weekend of violence and police raids in Rosettenville, Johannesburg, which has rendered several families homeless. One person was charged with arson while the