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WE ARE NOT AFRAID OF DEPORTATION – NIGERIANS LIVING IN SOUTH AFRICA

Nigerians living in South Africa have dismissed the threat of deportation by the opposition party in the country, the Democratic Alliance (DA), saying that they are not afraid of deportation,

WHY NIGERIANS GET KILLED ABROAD AND PERISH ON THE MEDITERRANEAN

The execution of the Nigerian woman in South Africa recently, the arrest of another five for armed robbery in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians

NIGERIAN MISSION IN JOHANNESBURG CONDEMNS KILLING OF THREE NIGERIANS IN SOUTH AFRICA

The Consul-General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, South Africa, Mr Godwin Adama, has condemned the killing of three Nigerians between April 6 and April 9 at different locations in the country.

NIGERIA SUSPENDS MINING IN ZAMFARA STATE AFTER BANDITRY SURGES

ABUJA, April 7 (Reuters) – Nigeria has suspended mining in the restive northwestern state of Zamfara, a presidential aide and the police chief said on Sunday, amid concerns that illegal

SOUTH AFRICA’S POLITICIANS FEED ANTI-FOREIGNER VIOLENCE

Political figures in South Africa have condemned the latest attacks on foreigners in Durban. At the same time, their anti-migrant rhetoric ahead of elections on May 8 is fueling the

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#AlexShutDown: ALEXANDRA RESIDENTS WANT JOBURG MAYOR

The residents of Alexandra are calling on City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba to come and address them. They are currently protesting over service delivery issues. The residents have blocked

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NIGERIA’S ELECTION SHOWS THAT TECHNOLOGY WON’T SAVE BROKEN DEMOCRACIES

In the run-up to the recent elections in Nigeria, an article in Quartz Africa declared that “it’s become much harder to rig elections in Nigeria thanks to technology.” Looking on

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SEYI MAKINDE SUPPORT GROUPS IN SOUTH AFRICA CONGRATULATES HIM AS NEW OYO STATE GOVERNOR ELECT

The Nigerian community in South Africa most especially independent organizations that supported the candidacy of the People’s Democratic Party candidate Engr. Abiodun Oluseyi Makinde sent their congratulatory messages to the

TRAFFICKERS USED RUSSIA’S WORLD CUP TO ENSLAVE US, SAY NIGERIAN WOMEN

Blessing Obuson thought Russia’s soccer World Cup would be an opportunity to find a job and flew into Moscow from Nigeria last June on a fan ID. Instead, she found

DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA HAS STALLED

On February 23, President Muhammadu Buhari was elected to a second term, defeating the chief opposition candidate and former vice president, Atiku Abubakar. As always, there was more violence associated