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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

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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

NO PAPERS, NO SCHOOLING, NO FUTURE

A Durban mother of two is waging a Constitutional Court battle for the recognition of her family, but the Department of Home Affairs won’t hear of it. Chantel* was only

ARRESTED FOR LOOKING FOREIGN: SA SISTERS’ HORROR ORDEAL AFTER JOBURG CBD RAID

Johannesburg – Two South African women, who were wrongly arrested during counterfeit raids on suspicion they were foreign nationals, on Wednesday recounted the horrors they faced for five days while

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SOWETO RESIDENTS GO ON A RAMPAGE, LOOTING FOREIGN-OWNED SPAZA SHOPS

Foreign-owned shops in Soweto were under siege on Wednesday as residents went on a looting spree in about six townships. Townships that have been affected so far are said to

NIGERIAN STUDENTS SHUT DOWN SOUTH AFRICAN BUSINESSES

Nigerian students have moved to shut down South African businesses in their country. This after the South African Police Services intensified raids of undocumented foreign nationals, as well as the

SOUTH AFRICA, NIGERIA IN TALKS OVER EXPULSION OF SOUTH AFRICANS

International Relations Minister Naledi Pandor says South Africa is in contact with Nigerian authorities regarding calls by a student organisation in Nigeria, calling for the expulsion of South Africans and

JOBURG VENDORS VS POLICE: WHEN A SYSTEM WEARS THE BADGE OF THE LAW BUT LACKS MORAL AUTHORITY

The confrontation between police and traders on the streets of Johannesburg last week reveals the best, and worst, of policing in South Africa. Last week’s incident in Jeppe Street in

AFRICA DIASPORA FORUM CALLS ON POLICE TO FOLLOW LAW DURING RAIDS

JOHANNESBURG – The Africa Diaspora Forum (ADF) on Wednesday appealed to the police to act within the confines of the law when conducting raids following an operation in the Joburg

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