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South Africa arrests three for trafficking lion bones

South Africa’s Ministry of Environment says they have seized 342 kilos of lion bones at Johannesburg airport. Ministry spokesman Albi Modise says they have arrested...

Tribunal Ruling: Buhari Congratulates Ganduje, Lalong

­­President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State for the tribunal ruling that affirmed his election victory. In a statement by...

No Nigerian arrested during evacuation from South Africa – Mission

No Nigerian was arrested in the course of the evacuation from South Africa to Nigeria, following the xenophobic attacks in the country, says Nigeria Consul General in...

320 Nigerians to leave South Africa on Wednesday

The first batch of Nigerian returnees from South Africa would leave for Lagos on Wednesday, the Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, Godwin Adama, says. Adama told...

Boris Johnson’s Brother Quits UK Government

Brother of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has quit the UK government, saying he could no longer reconcile “family loyalty and national interest”. Jo Johnson...

DRC Protesters attack South African Consulate

Protesters in the Democratic Republic of Congo have attacked South African-owned stores, in reprisal for attacks on foreigners in Johannesburg. A campaign group had held...

Xenophobia: NANS opposes cultural exchange programme with South Africa

The National Association of Nigeria Students, has opposed the proposed cultural exchange programme between Nigerian and South African youths to address xenophobic...

Nigerians in South Africa Protest looting

Nigerians have staged a protest at the Nigerian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa’s capital, on Thursday, over the rising spate of xenophobic attacks in the...

Nigerian teenager killed in South Africa

17 year old Chinonso Dennis Obiaju, has been shot dead in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Saturday. President of Nigerian Union in South Africa, Adetola Olubajo,...

Ex-football star Marc Batchelor killed in South Africa

Former South Africa footballer Marc Batchelor has been shot dead near his home in Johannesburg. Batchelor played for Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns...