Xenophobia: Ezekwesili tells Buhari what to do on visit to South Africa

Former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to South Africa. Buhari on Wednesday arrived Pretoria, South Africa, for a state visit and 9th meeting of the... Read more »

Xenophobia: Sanwo-Olu Gives N20,000 Each To 315 Returnees From South Africa

Governor Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Wednesday gave N20,000 to each of the second batch of 315 Nigerians evacuated from South Africa. The fresh batch of returnees arrived a week after another... Read more »

Xenophobia: Second Batch Of Nigerians Arrive From South Africa

The second batch of Nigerians that opted for evacuation from South Africa over xenophobic attacks have arrived Nigeria after embarking on the journey by 3:00 pm on Wednesday September 18. The 314... Read more »

Xenophobia: 84 Nigerians return from South Africa

The first batch of 84 Nigerians evacuated from South Africa is expected to arrive Nigeria on Wednesday at about 2.pm local time via the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos in company of... Read more »

Xenophobia: Number Of Nigerians Willing To Leave South Africa Rises From 400 To 640

The number of Nigerians that have indicated interest to leave South Africa has increased from 400 to 640. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairperson of Nigerians in the Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) confirmed this while responding... Read more »

Xenophobia: Nigerians in South Africa speak ahead of Buhari, Ramaphosa’s meeting

Nigerian Citizens Association in South Africa (NICASA), is optimistic that the meeting between Nigerian and South African Presidents in October, will bring lasting solutions to the recurrent xenophobia. The President of NICASA,... Read more »

Xenophobia: South Africa speaks on ‘cutting’ bilateral ties with Nigeria

The South African Acting High Commissioner to Nigeria, Amb. Bobby Moroe, on Sunday said his country will not cut bilateral ties with Nigeria. He said his country remained committed to strengthening bilateral... Read more »

Xenophobia: South Africa breaks silence on alleged bomb blast at its Nigerian embassy

The South African Acting High Commissioner to Nigeria, Amb. Bobby Moroe, on Saturday, confirmed there was no damage or bombing of any of the country’s mission property in Nigeria. Moroe told the... Read more »

Xenophobia: African Commission told to drag South Africa to court, demands $10 billion

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Mrs Soyata Maiga, Chairperson of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights and the commission’s members requesting them: “to... Read more »

Onyeama Knocks South African Minister Who Described Nigerians As Drug Dealers

Geoffery Onyeama, the Minister of Foreign Affairs has asked his South African counterpart, to desist from making inflammatory comments in the heat of the recent Xenophobic attacks. Naledi Pandor, the South African... Read more »