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SOUTH AFRICA GRANTS GHANA VISA-FREE STATUS, DENIES NIGERIA

Ghana is the latest country to be granted a visa-free status by the South African government. South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs has added Ghana to a list of seven

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#AfricanMigrantsMatter: WHY WE ARE HERE

One of the reasons why South Africa continues to have xenophobic attacks is because African migrants in this country are consistently labeled as bad. So, at the Centre for Human Rights,

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THE NIGERIAN CONSULATE – WE WILL PROTEST CONTINUED KILLING OF NIGERIANS IN SOUTH AFRICA

The Consul-General of the Nigerian Consulate in Johannesburg, Mr. Godwin Adama, has said that the mission would protest the killing of Nigerians by South African police, as well as their

WE ARE UNDER ATTACK, SAID JOURNALISTS IN NIGERIA

The U.S.-based Committee to Protect Journalists has called on Nigerian authorities to “investigate and hold accountable the police officers” who allegedly beat and threatened journalist Kofi Bartels. CPJ said Bartels

PRESIDENT BUHARI, HOW DOES YOUR SUPPORT FOR PALESTINE BENEFIT NIGERIA?

Is the support for the cause in our national interest or is it driven by some native stimuli? What informed President Buhari’s decision? I desperately need to understand this. There

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WHY AIR NAMIBIA SUSPENDED FLIGHTS TO NIGERIA

Air Namibia has announced the suspension of its flight on Windhoek – Lagos – Accra routes effective from May 24 over alleged diplomatic rows between Nigeria and Namibia. Mr Wimpie

WE SHALL END POVERTY WITHIN A GENERATION: PROMISES RAMAPHOSA MADE TO SA

JOHANNESBURG – In his first address as the fifth president of South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa made ambitious promises to solve some of the most pressing problems facing the country,

NIGERIA’S NEGATIVE PERCEPTION IN SOUTH AFRICA IS A REALITY AND NOT A MYTH- ADEKUNLE OWOLABI

Nigeria, also known as Africa’s giant is widely known for its petroleum production and exportation as a major source of the nation’s economy. It remains the largest oil producer in

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TIME TO END THE ‘NIGERIA IS RICH’ MYTH

Nigeria has a smaller national budget than Algeria, Angola, Egypt, Libya, Morocco and South Africa. All these countries have fewer citizens, yet significantly more money to spend on them. While

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WHAT THE ANC’S ELECTION WIN MEANS FOR SOUTH AFRICA

The African National Congress, which has governed since the end of apartheid, won again in May’s national election. But a growing opposition will watch to see whether it can revive