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‘10,000 NIGERIAN GIRLS’ FORCED INTO PROSTITUTION IN BURKINA FASO – AMBASSADOR

Ramatu Ahmed, Nigeria’s ambassador to Burkina Faso, says 10,000 girls of Nigerian origin have been forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso. NAN reports that Ahmed spoke in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso’s

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BILL GATES: NIGERIAN GOVT NEEDS TO GAIN CREDIBILITY WITH CITIZENS

Bill Gates, the co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), says the Nigerian government needs to gain credibility with citizens in order to generate more revenue domestically to

CONGOLESE PUPIL HOSPITALISED AFTER CLASSMATES SEVERELY BEAT HER IN XENOPHOBIC ATTACK

Cape Town – A Congolese Grade 10 learner at Salt River High School was beaten so severely in a xenophobic attack by classmates that she remains in hospital two weeks

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WHAT’S BEHIND THE DEADLY VIOLENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA?

The attacks on immigrants are neither irrational nor spontaneous. By Loren B. Landau Mr. Landau is a professor at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. JOHANNESBURG — The past few

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XENOPHOBIA: OBASANJO ASKS NIGERIA, OTHERS TO REPORT SOUTH AFRICA TO AU

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has reacted to the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other Africa citizens living in South Africa. In a letter to the President of the Inkatha Freedom

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XENOPHOBIA: NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT TO EVACUATE 319 FROM SOUTH AFRICA TUESDAY

No fewer than 319 Nigerians will be evacuated from South Africa on Tuesday. The PUNCH learnt on Sunday that arrangements for the evacuation would be tidier than the previous one,

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XENOPHOBIA: BUHARI PLEDGES ‘SOLIDIFIED’ NIGERIA-SOUTH AFRICA TIES AS RAMAPHOSA APOLOGISES

President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to profuse apologies from South African President Cyril Ramaphosa. In the wake of the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other foreigners in South Africa, the

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SOUTH AFRICA APOLOGISES TO NIGERIA AFTER ANTI-MIGRANT VIOLENCE

A South African envoy expressed the country’s “sincerest apologies” to Nigeria on Monday, after a wave of anti-migrant attacks swept through Johannesburg and surrounding cities in recent weeks, fuelling diplomatic

NIGERIANS LEAVING SA: ‘WE CAN’T WAIT TO GET OUT OF THIS PLACE’

Later, the same day, a 34-year-old Nigerian mother of three found herself seated on the steel benches in the departure terminal at OR Tambo International Airport. Nigerians who took up

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NIGERIA MAY SUE SOUTH AFRICA OVER XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS

Nigerian government may take legal action against South African government over the xenophobic attacks on its citizens. Nigeria’s foreign affairs minister Geoffrey Onyeama told The Guardian that the West African