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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

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

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ILLEGAL MASS DEMOLITION OF BUILDINGS AT LAKOWE IBEJU-LEKKI, LAGOS

Residents of Foweseje Community, Lakowe, Ibeju-Lekki have cried out over alleged illegal demolition of houses in the community by the agents of an organisation claiming ownership of the community land.

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OBSERVERS SAY ELECTION IS FREE AND FAIR

PRETORIA – Three African observer missions have declared that voting was free and fair on 8 May but they will be closely monitoring the audit of disputed results. The African

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NIGERIANS SPEAK ABOUT SOUTH AFRICA’S ELECTIONS

CNBC Africa spoke to Nigerians on the street of Lagos about their thoughts on elections in South Africa. 

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THE STRUGGLE CONTINUES 25 YEARS AFTER APARTHEID IN SOUTH AFRICA

Twenty-five years after the end of white-minority rule, South Africa remains one of the most unequal countries in the world, held back by corruption and crime. As the country holds

SOUTH SUDAN TO SIGN OIL EXPLORATION DEAL WITH SOUTH AFRICA

South Sudan and South Africa will sign a production sharing agreement for an untapped exploration block in the East African country, whose production has been hampered by civil war, South

WE ARE NOT AFRAID OF DEPORTATION – NIGERIANS LIVING IN SOUTH AFRICA

Nigerians living in South Africa have dismissed the threat of deportation by the opposition party in the country, the Democratic Alliance (DA), saying that they are not afraid of deportation,

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WHY NIGERIANS GET KILLED ABROAD AND PERISH ON THE MEDITERRANEAN

The execution of the Nigerian woman in South Africa recently, the arrest of another five for armed robbery in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians