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SOUTH AFRICANS NEED TO FACE SOME HARSH TRUTHS

South Africans need to take a long, hard look at themselves and stop blaming foreigners for their country’s woes, says South African journalist Shaazia Ebrahim. The photos and videos of

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WHY NIGERIANS WILL NEVER LEAVE SOUTH AFRICA – FASUA

A lot has been said about xenophobia and on the strained relationship between South Africa and the rest of black Africa with particular reference to Nigeria. In the past week,

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FOREIGN TRUCK DRIVERS TERRIFIED IN SOUTH AFRICA

The N12 near the small town of Ogies in Mpumalanga was the site of violent protests aimed at foreign truck drivers at the beginning of this month. The protest led

SOUTH AFRICA MUST IMPLEMENT STRICTER IMMIGRATION LAWS

A remarkable and significant development happened at the funeral service of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe at the weekend – the booing and then cheering of President Cyril Ramaphosa. Ramaphosa

NIGERIAN HUMAN TRAFFICKING ‘KINGPIN’ TO ROT IN JAIL

Pretoria – Six life sentences and an additional 129 years imprisonment was meted out to a Nigerian national for human trafficking and related charges after he kept three young girls

I DESERVE LIFE SENTENCE: MOTHER WHO POISONED 4 CHILDREN

JOHANNESBURG – Zinhle Maditla faces possible multiple life sentences after pleading guilty to premeditated murder. The woman admitted to feeding her four children rat poison. Maditla took the stand for

XENOPHOBIA: AIR PEACE PLANE LEAVES FOR SOUTH AFRICA AT MIDNIGHT

The Air Peace Flight B777 will depart Nigeria at midnight of Wednesday to evacuate about 319 Nigerians from South Africa following the xenophobic attacks on foreigners in that country. The

CAN SOUTH AFRICA REPAIR ITS IMAGE DAMAGED BY XENOPHOBIA?

SA needs to end the denialism around xenophobia and engage in frank dialogue with its continental partners. Liesl Louw-Vaudran and Mohamed Diatta for ISS TODAY Televised footage last week showed

WHY THIS NIGERIAN CHOSE TO STAY WHEN OTHERS FLED XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS IN SA

Last week in the midst of xenophobic attacks, hundreds of Nigerians went home. But, for some, South Africa has been home for them for over ten years. CNBC Africa’s Karabo

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OGUN TOPS LIST OF SOUTH AFRICA RETURNEES

Ogun state has the highest number of returnees from South Africa, the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has revealed. Speaking at a media briefing on Monday, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, CEO of