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HAWKS ARREST NIGERIAN DRUG ‘DEALER’ WITH R74,000 WORTH OF DRUGS IN PLUSH DURBAN SUBURB

A 28-year-old Nigerian man was arrested, allegedly with R74,000 worth of drugs, in Durban’s plush Morningside suburb on Thursday. Members of the Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime unit, SA Narcotics Enforcement

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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

60% OF MURDERS COMMITTED OVER WEEKENDS, CRIME STATS SHOW

CAPE TOWN – Most murders of the more than 21,000 killings were committed over weekends. This is according to the latest crime statistics recorded for the 2018/2019 financial year. “Most

NIGERIAN SHOT DEAD IN ARMED ROBBERY GONE WRONG IN EKANGALA

Babatunde Wasiu Akinsanmi, 35  years old from of Lanlante in Oyo State, Nigeria died at his business premises in Ekangala on Tuesday night, 10 September. Mr.Oyinda, a friend to the

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FULL LIST OF NIGERIANS NAMED IN MASSIVE FRAUD, MONEY LAUNDERING IN US

US authorities have announced charges against 80 people, most of them Nigerians, in a wide-ranging fraud and money laundering operation that netted millions of dollars from victims of internet con

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OVER 6,000 NIGERIANS UNDER CRIME INVESTIGATION IN SOUTH AFRICA, SAYS HIGH COMMISSIONER

Nigeria’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Ambassador Kabir Bala, says over 6,000 Nigerians are being investigated for various crimes in the country. Kabir revealed this on Wednesday while speaking to

GROUP OF 19 UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA STUDENTS ROBBED AT GUNPOINT IN SOUTH AFRICA

A group of students from the University of Florida who had traveled to South Africa as part of an outreach trip were robbed at gunpoint near Pretoria, according to media

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SOUTH AFRICA POLICE LAUNCH MANHUNT FOR KILLERS OF NIGERIAN

The South African Police Service has launched a manhunt for two suspects following a drive-by shooting of a Nigerian in the capital city of Pretoria on Friday. In a statement

A NEW WAVE OF CRIME PLAGUES JOBURG CBD

Families, Workers, and shoppers are gripped with fear of crime in the Johannesburg CBD. The number of violent robberies, some at gunpoint, spiral out control. Street robberies are happening all

MAN SHOT DEAD IN JOHANNESBURG CBD

A man was shot dead in Johannesburg CBD yesterday around 7:44 pm. The reason for the shooting is unknown. As seen in the video below, the deceased was talking to