South African Companies, Citizens In Nigeria Fear Attacks

While South African companies in Nigeria are believed to be experiencing growth and patronage, Nigerian companies in South Africa complain of socio-economic asphyxiation. There are fears that Nigerians at home could retaliate the spate of xenophobic attacks going on in South Africa as multinational businesses might be targeted. A reprisal attack against South Africa’s business […]

S’Africa Xenophobic Attacks: Nigeria Seeks AU’s Intervene

S’Africa Xenophobic Attacks: Nigeria Seeks AU’s Intervene

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Monday urged the African Union to step in to stop what it said were “xenophobic attacks” on Nigerians and other Africans in South Africa. The Nigerian presidency said there was a need for the continental body to “intervene urgently,” claiming that in the last two years “about 116” Nigerians had been […]

Zimbabwe: Doctors Go On Nationwide Strike

Zimbabwe: Doctors Go On Nationwide Strike

Zimbabwe Doctors have embarked on a nationwide strike to demand better pay and improved working conditions. They started the strike on Wednesday at a time the government was finding it difficult to pay workers’ salaries promptly. Africa Review reports that the doctors embarked on strike because the government failed to review their on call allowances […]

President Donald Trump To Speak With Buhari Today

President Donald Trump To Speak With Buhari Today

US President, Donald Trump will speak with President Muhammadu Buhari today, Monday, February 13, reports say. If the tweet by Geoffrey York (@geoffreyyork), Africa correspondent for The Globe and Mail, are anything to go by, then U.S. President, Donald Trump and Nigeria’s Muhammadu Buhari will have a conversation today by 3.45PM (Nigerian time). According to York, “Today is […]

South Africa: Nigerians, Others Lose Homes As Xenophobic Attacks Continues

South Africa: Nigerians, Others Lose Homes As Xenophobic Attacks Continues

Angry residents in Rosettenvile, south of Johannesburg in South Africa have burnt down at least 15 houses either belonging to or rented by immigrants, especially Nigerians. The residents were reported to be angry that foreign nationals had turned the neighbourhood into a drug haven. Africa Review reported yesterday that some shops belonging to foreign nationals […]

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