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GAUTENG GOVT SEEKS TO STOP FOREIGNERS FROM OPERATING CERTAIN BUSINESSES

The Gauteng government plans to stop foreigners from opening certain businesses in the province. Premier David Makhura says there are certain industries that only locals should be allowed to participate

NIGERIA GOVERNMENT ‘DETAINING’ TRAFFICKING SURVIVORS: REPORT

According to a Human Rights Watch report, survivors of human trafficking are being locked up in shelters by government. Despite attempts by the Nigerian government to combat human trafficking and

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48 RIGHTS GROUPS PETITION UN, AU OVER SOWORE’S DETENTION

We are shocked that a government that rode to power on the promise to wipe out corruption and be the ‘voice of the voiceless’ is trying to silence the call

FBI INDICT 80 PEOPLE IN MASSIVE WEB OF SCAMS TIED TO NIGERIANS

(CNN)Federal prosecutors say 80 people, most of them Nigerians, have been charged in the United States with being part of a widespread conspiracy that stole millions of dollars from businesses

FBI TAKES DOWN ALLEGED NIGERIAN FRAUDSTERS IN $46-MILLION CASE BASED IN LOS ANGELES

The relationship between a Japanese woman and a U.S. Army captain stationed in Syria started online, through an international social network for digital pen pals. It grew into an internet

FULL LIST OF NIGERIANS NAMED IN MASSIVE FRAUD, MONEY LAUNDERING IN US

US authorities have announced charges against 80 people, most of them Nigerians, in a wide-ranging fraud and money laundering operation that netted millions of dollars from victims of internet con

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SOUTH AFRICA FAILS TO TAP INTO IMMIGRATION POT OF GOLD

Recent news reports indicate an ever-weakening South African economy, shocking unemployment levels and a worrying skills exodus. The taxpayer base is effectively being eroded as the very citizens qualified to

OVER 6,000 NIGERIANS UNDER CRIME INVESTIGATION IN SOUTH AFRICA, SAYS HIGH COMMISSIONER

Nigeria’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Ambassador Kabir Bala, says over 6,000 Nigerians are being investigated for various crimes in the country. Kabir revealed this on Wednesday while speaking to

UNDOCUMENTED CHILDREN FACE UNCERTAIN FUTURE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Although the number of children crossing the border into South Africa on their own has dropped recently, there are still many unaccompanied minors at risk of becoming stateless. The most

POROUS BORDERS BIGGEST THREAT TO DOMESTIC SECURITY IN SA: NEW SPY BOSS

South Africa’s porous borders are the number one threat to domestic security in the country, says newly appointed spy boss advocate Mahlodi Muofhe. Muofhe is the new head of the