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NIGERIA’S CONSUL-GENERAL IN SA CONTRADICTS ONYEAMA – ‘NO INFORMATION ON HIGH COMMISSIONER’S RECALL’

Godwin Adama, Nigeria’s consul general to South Africa, says he has no information on the recall of Kabiru Bala, Nigeria’s high commissioner to South Africa. On Wednesday, Geoffrey Onyeama, minister

NIGERIANS STILL DON’T FEEL SAFE IN SOUTH AFRICA

More than a year after the South African government promised to set up an early-warning system for xenophobic attacks to help keep Nigerians on soil safe, nothing much has materialised.

ADETUNJI OMOTOLA SPEAKS ON THE KILLINGS OF NIGERIANS IN SOUTH AFRICA

I have thought deeply about the recurring decimal of police brutality by  the South Africa Police Service “SAPS” members which results in the deaths of Nigerians. For too long it

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NIGERIA SUMMONS REPRESENTATIVE OF U.S. AMBASSADOR OVER TRUMP COMMENTS

ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria’s government on Monday summoned a representative of the the U.S. ambassador to explain reported remarks by President Donald Trump that immigrants from Africa and Haiti come

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No Nigerian was killed in Ghana riot‎ – Official

The Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has refuted the report that five Nigerians were recently killed in Ghana. The ministry, in a statement on Tuesday, narrated the details of some

Xenophobia in South Africa – Nigeria Will Not Retaliate, Says Onyeama

Nigeria will not retaliate against South Africa or any other country over xenophobic attacks by their nationals against Nigerians living in those countries. Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama disclosed this

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Nigeria and Poland seek to develop economic, military ties

WARSAW, Poland — The foreign minister of Nigeria visited Poland on Monday in an effort to develop economic, military and security ties with the fast-growing economy in central Europe. Geoffrey

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South Africa launches hate crime unit with Nigeria

South Africa says it will launch an “early warning” system with Nigeria to track and deter xenophobic attacks following a surge in violence in the rainbow nation. South Africa’s Foreign

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‘RELATIONS BETWEEN NIGERIA, SOUTH AFRICA STRONG DESPITE RECENT ATTACKS’

JOHANNESBURG – Nigerian foreign affairs minister Geoffrey Onyeama says relations between the two countries are strong, despite the recent incidents of xenophobic violence. Onyeama and his South African counterpart Maite

Foreign Affairs Minister of Nigeria Onyeama and South African counterpart Nkoana-Mashabane Briefs Media

Geoffrey Onyeama: Foreign Affairs Minister of Nigeria and Maite Emily Nkoana-Mashabane: Minister for International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa briefs media in Pretoria, on Monday 13 March 2017, following