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CAPE TOWN POLICE ACTION AGAINST REFUGEES UNDER SCRUTINY

The police have been condemned for the way they enforced a court order to remove people from the offices of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), in Cape

THE DANGER OF ‘THE ANTI-IMMIGRANT NARRATIVE’

South Africa is witnessing a perfect storm, a concerted onslaught of violence – especially against women and children – xenophobia and the breakdown of law and order. And while none

COPS, FOREIGN NATIONALS CLASH IN CAPE TOWN CBD

CAPE TOWN – Police and the City of Cape Town’s law enforcement have moved in to disperse foreigners from United Nations offices in the Cape Town CBD on Wednesday. Dozens

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NIGERIAN CONSULATE CONFIRMS MURDER OF NIGERIAN IN SOUTH AFRICA

The Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, Mr Godwin Adama, has confirmed the murder of another Nigerian, Mr Chikamso Ufordi, in South Africa. The News Agency of Nigeria gathered that

SOUTH AFRICA’S UNEMPLOYMENT HITS HIGHEST RATE IN 11 YEARS

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s unemployment rate has hit its highest level in 11 years. On Tuesday, Stats SA said the unemployment rate was 29.1% in the third quarter of 2019.

ANOTHER NIGERIAN CITIZEN SENTENCED FOR ROLE IN INTERNATIONAL CYBER-FRAUD SCHEME

A citizen of Nigeria residing in Atlanta, Georgia, was sentenced to 78 months in prison yesterday for his role in an international cyber fraud scheme, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian

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ATTACKS ON NIGERIAN BUSINESSES IN SOUTH AFRICA CRIMINAL, NOT XENOPHOBIC – NIGERIAN CONSUL GENERAL

Godwin Adama, the Nigerian Consul General has debunked claims of the fresh attack on Nigerian businesses in South Africa having a xenophobic undertone. Adama who made a clarification on the

HOTEL, WHERE UNDERAGE GIRLS SLEEP WITH MEN FOUND IN OGUN, NIGERIA

A hotel in Shimawa (a Lagos-Ogun border community) which uses underage girls as commercial sex workers was uncovered on Wednesday October 23, by detectives attached to the Federal Criminal Investigation

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AKA CHALLENGES BURNA BOY TO ‘PULL UP’ ON HIM, WHILE TWITTER LABELS NAIJA STAR A HYPOCRITE

Two months after promising to never set foot in SA again and threatening to “pull up” on rapper AKA, Burna Boy is coming to Mzansi and AKA is waiting. The

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50 MILLION NIGERIANS SUFFER FROM MENTAL DISORDER — CMD

Dr Ibrahim Wakawa, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Maiduguri, says at least 50 million Nigerians are believed to be suffering from mental disorders. Wakawa raised the alarm