Xenophobia: Nigeria Starts Taking Action

An attack on a foreign national back in 2008. Nigeria says enough is enough and want action taken against South Africa. Image: Woolly Days.blogspot

The South African government has condemned and described as “an unfortunate and regrettable step”, the move taken by the Nigerian government to recall their two top envoys to South Africa as a reaction to the most recent spate of attacks on foreign nationals. In a statement dated Saturday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Nigeria had said that they were recalling their ambassador in Pretoria, which is South Africa’s capital as well as the consular general, who is based in the economic hub, Johannesburg. The two envoys had been called back to their home country for consultation as regards the attacks on its More...

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Xenophobia: Nigeria Starts Taking Action

An attack on a foreign national back in 2008. Nigeria says enough is enough and want action taken against South Africa. Image: Woolly Days.blogspot

The South African government has condemned and described as “an unfortunate and regrettable step”, the move taken by the Nigerian government to recall their More...

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Bathabile Dlamini, Social Development minister is said to have threatened refugees at a camp in Durban. Image: SABC

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Former ANC stalwart, Matthews Phosa says corruption is to blame for all the problems South Africa is facing including xenophobia. Image: News24

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Lionel Messi will reunite with former Barca manager Pep Guardiola but for opposing teams                               Picture credit : CNN

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The captain of the South African cricket team, AB Devilliers, refused to accept praise for leading his team to the second biggest win in a World Cup on Friday as the More...

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Locals Must Buy What Mining Companies Di...

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South African Author André Brink Dies aboard Plane fro...

South African Author Andre Brink has died. Image: Wikipedia.

World renowned South African author and academic André Brink died on Friday night at the age of 79. It is reported that he died aboard a plane from Amsterdam to Cape Town after suffering a blood clot in his leg. More...

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A Tropical cyclone causes much damage to infrastructure. Image: www.abc.net.au

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Ten Year Ban From South Africa for Overstaying

Home Affairs Minister Naledi Pandor Breathing Fire About Overstaying Foreigners. Photo: www.bdlive.com.

The Home Affairs Department no longer allows foreigners to travel on expired visas! Under Directive 43, a foreigner could travel across the borders of the country with impunity as long More...

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South African Author Andre Brink has died. Image: Wikipedia.

South African Author André Brink Dies aboard Plane from Ams...

World renowned South African author and academic André Brink died on Friday night at the age of 79. It is reported that he died aboard a plane from Amsterdam to Cape Town after suffering a blood clot in his leg. He was returning More...

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Mobile Gambling Taking The World by Storm

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Home Affairs Minister Naledi Pandor Breathing Fire About Overstaying Foreigners. Photo: www.bdlive.com.

Ten Year Ban From South Africa for Overstaying

The Home Affairs Department no longer allows foreigners to travel on expired visas! Under Directive 43, a foreigner could travel across the borders of the country with impunity as long as they presented a receipt from the Home Affairs More...

Aaron Phangiso didn't play a match at the 2015 World Cup Picture Credit : Mail & Guardian

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