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NIGERIA’S BORDERS SHOULD REMAIN SHUT FOR 25 YEARS, SAYS STAN- LABO

A retired military officer, Colonel Hassan Stan-Labo, says the border closure operation has helped Nigeria’s economy and security greatly and he wishes the closure will remain for the next 25years.

THE BEST AFRICAN COUNTRY TO BE A STARTUP CEO OR DEVELOPER IS SOUTH AFRICA

It pays more to be a startup CEO in South Africa than anywhere else, according to a survey of startup compensation packages focused on nearly 50 startups in Kenya, South Africa, Nigeria

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ABEJIDE ADE-IBIJOLA BECOMES ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG

– Abejide Ade-Ibijola, a top Nigerian academic, has been appointed as professor in University of Johannesburg – The Nigerian academic also has a versed experience in Artificial Intelligence and has

NIGERIANS EXCELLING IN SOUTH AFRICA AWARDED

PRETORIA – Organisers of the Nigerian Community Excellence Awards in South Africa are seeking to change the narrative around their citizens. The awards, spanning cultural and academic categories, honour Nigerians

ANOTHER NIGERIAN IKENNA OTUGO KILLED IN SOUTH AFRICA

Another Nigerian, an entrepreneur has been killed in South Africa over an alleged business disagreement with a client. This comes weeks after the meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and his

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NIGERIAN AUTHORITIES TO ALLEVIATE MILLIONS FROM EXTREME POVERTY

ABUJA – Nearly half the total population in Nigeria lives in extreme poverty. Nigerian authorities are working to improve the situation, but experts say government plans are not sustainable. Uzoamaka

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XENOPHOBIA ISN’T UNIQUE TO SOUTH AFRICA

Xenophobia is not a uniquely South African problem. Africa suffers from a broader plague of intolerance, misplaced nationalism and xenophobia which must be addressed to move the continent forward. There

HELEN JOSEPH HOSPITAL WINS CASE AGAINST ASYLUM SEEKER

An urgent application brought by an Ethiopian asylum seeker who wanted to force a Johannesburg hospital to give her medical care has been dismissed. The high court in Johannesburg last

DR RAJI ODUTAYO RUFAI UWC PHYSICS DOCTORAL GRADUATE RECEIVES NASA POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP

Dr Raji Odutayo Rufai who graduated in March 2014 with a PhD in Space Physics at the University of the Western Cape has been awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship by the

FELACANTATION

JOHANNESBURG: Femi Koya, “the real Makoya”, widely known for his embrace of indigenous sounds, will stop at nothing to celebrate African music. The Nigerian born South African Saxophonist and Singer