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BORDER BILL A STEP CLOSER TO BECOMING LAW

Parliament is one step closer to finalising the long-awaited Border Management Authority (BMA) Bill that will see coordinated efforts among government departments to safeguard South Africa’s borders. With thousands of

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RENEWED VIOLENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Many Nigerians were distressed again over the recent reports of renewed South African violent attacks on Nigerians and Nigerian-owned businesses in which four Nigerians were severely injured in the Mpumalanga

BILLIONS IN INVESTMENTS FLOW IN TO IMPROVE SA’S ECONOMY

JOHANNESBURG – More businesses have pledged billions of rands in investment to the ailing South African economy at the second investment conference in Sandton. The gathering is part of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s

RAMAPHOSA: BIRTH CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENT TO BE SCRAPPED

JOHANNESBURG – President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that the unabridged certificate requirement will be abolished for children entering South Africa from abroad. The scrapping is so as to attract more tourists, as well

BUHARI’S VISIT TO SOUTH AFRICA EASED TENSIONS. BUT MORE NEEDS TO BE DONE

AFP Olayinka Ajala, University of York There were mixed feelings among Nigerians over President Muhammadu Buhari’s state visit to South Africa because of the recent xenophobic attacks in the country. While many Nigerians

NIGERIA AND SOUTH AFRICA HAVE NO OTHER CHOICE BUT TO COLLABORATE

Nigeria and South Africa have no other choice but to collaborate. President Muhammadu Buhari could not have timed his visit to South Africa better, particularly on the 20th anniversary the

PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA LAUNCHES SYSTEM TO STREAMLINE VISA APPLICATIONS

President Cyril Ramaphosa visited the Home Affairs head office in Pretoria to launch the e-Visa system, which will allow visa applications to be processed online without visiting a Home Affairs

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SOUTH AFRICA’S FUTURE LIES IN AFRICA-CYRIL RAMAPHOSA

Last week, I had the honour to host President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria on a state visit. Some people had thought that the visit would be tense and difficult following

BUHARI VISITS SA TO DRUM UP BUSINESS – BUT SKIPS BUSINESS FORUM

The Nigerian president was concerned about security at Gallagher Estate, sources said. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari ostensibly came to South Africa to boost business ties between the two countries. But

TAKE BUHARI TO SUNNYSIDE AND HILLBROW, TWITTER TELLS RAMAPHOSA

Johannesburg – Take President Muhammadu Buhari to Sunnyside and Hillbrow. That was the resounding call of frustrated South Africans to President Cyril Ramaphosa as his Nigerian counterpart landed in the