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Xenophobic Attacks

6 Mar
Nigerians living in South Africa have asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to protect them and their properties from xenophobic attacks. The Nigerian community in that country made the request amid the recent wave of hostilities against foreigners in South Africa. The Nigerian community, under the aegis of Nigeria Union South Africa (NUSA) made the request in…
9 Jan 2020
Nigerians and other foreign nationals resident in South Africa’s Keimoes and Upington areas of Northern Cape Province were yesterday morning given 12 hours to vacate
29 Oct 2019
Former Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the International Parliament for Tolerance and Peace (IPTP) holding in Ethiopia, to pay special attention to the xenophobic attacks on the African continent.
22 Oct 2019
Three Nigerians are among other foreign nationals who on Tuesday suffered from fresh xenophobic attacks on foreigners in different locations of Witbank, Mpumanlaga Province...
10 Oct 2019
With the recent xenophobic attacks and hate speeches among young people, educationist has said that proper education is key to addressing the wide range of global issues.
7 Oct 2019
President of Akwa Ibom Indigenes Association in South Africa, Kingsley Ibokette, has urged the Federal Government to assist Nigerians affected by xenophobia to re-settle.
3 Oct 2019
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday began a visit to South Africa with a call to beef up protection of foreign nationals, weeks after xenophobic attacks in Johannesburg stirred tension between Africa's leading economies.
24 Sep 2019
Journalism is a tough job. And journalists are under a lot of pressure to churn out news stories. Features stories however are not like news stories. News stories must be sent on the go without latitude for the opinions of the reporter.
20 Sep 2019
The Chief Imam of Lagos State, Sheikh Sulaiman Oluwatoyin Abou-Nolla has called on the South African President Cyril Ramaphosa to go beyond condemnation of the ‘barbaric acts’ by punishing those behind the dastard actions.
16 Sep 2019
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari Monday pledged a “solidified” relationship with South Africa despite a spate of xenophobic attacks that killed at least 10 persons including two foreigners.
16 Sep 2019
The spasmodic xenophobic attacks, which commenced around 2000 and escalated recently, has placed South Africa front and centre of global criticisms. It is also fraught with correlations. This would have been anecdotal, if it wasn’t tragic.
15 Sep 2019
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent high-ranking emissaries on a mission to reassure African countries after a wave of xenophobic attacks, the presidency said on Sunday.


South Africa's ruling ANC party will hold emergency talks Thursday, the day after a report into scandal-hit President Cyril Ramaphosa paved the way for his possible impeachment. Pressure has mounted on the president after a special panel probing a burglary scandal at Ramaphosa's farm concluded that there was enough evidence to warrant a parliamentary debate…
5 mins ago
Operatives of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, arrested two suspected kidnappers: Monday Amhe and one Joy, for abducting a woman around Presbyterian Church, Yaba, Lagos.  The agency’s Director, Public Affairs Department, Adebayo Taofiq said that the two suspected abductors were arrested by a team of the agency’s personnel from Somolu zone, while on patrol monitoring traffic…
15 mins ago
Gospel music minister, Paul Tomisin, is back with a single entitled, 'Adura', a Yoruba word for prayer, to give believers access to the work Jesus Christ finished for them on the Cross of Calvary.
36 mins ago
The rehabilitation and reintegration of women and children victims of the years-long Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast region of Nigeria is receiving accelerated attention. This is just as 14 rescued members of the abducted Chibok girls, but one was united and unveiled for the first time after their escape or capture by troops of…
2 hours ago
Renewed investors’ appetite in the shares of MTN Nigeria (MTNN) and 20 stocks aided the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) to stage a rebound in the last trading session of the month of November as capitalisation increased by N183 billion.