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Lagos Assembly Condemns Xenophobic Attacks on Nigerians
Lagos Assembly Condemns Xenophobic Attac...

Lagos Assembly Condemns Xenophobic Attacks on Nigerians

Lagos  State House  of Assembly on Thursday condemned in strong terms the xenophobic attacks by South Africans on Nigerians living in their country. The condemnation is sequel to a motion moved by Hon. Tunde Braimoh under Matters of Urgent Public Importance. Hon Braimoh had drawn the attention... read more »

Xenophobia: Sanwo-Olu Calls for Calm, Warns Against Reprisal Attacks on Foreigners
Xenophobia: Sanwo-Olu Calls for Calm, Wa...

Xenophobia: Sanwo-Olu Calls for Calm, Warns Against Reprisal Attacks on For...

….we’ll deal with troublemakers, Gov vows Lagos State Governor has vowed to deal with troublemakers exploiting the ongoing xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals in South Africa to foment trouble in the state. Issuing a stern warning on Wednesday to people engaging in reprisals against... read more »

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigerian Senator Cautions Citizens Against Reprisal Attacks
Xenophobic Attacks: Nigerian Senator Cau...

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigerian Senator Cautions Citizens Against Reprisal Att...

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Diaspora, Non-Governmental Organisations and Civil Society Organisations, Senator (Dr.) Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru has cautioned Nigerians against reprisal attacks on South Africans and their investments in Nigeria. Basiru who is representing Osun Central... read more »

Xenophobic Attacks: AYDEC Calls for Swift Diplomatic Redress from African Leaders
Xenophobic Attacks: AYDEC Calls for Swif...

Xenophobic Attacks: AYDEC Calls for Swift Diplomatic Redress from African L...

African Youth for Development Commission (AYDEC) on Tuesday called on the United Nations, African Union Commission, Diplomatic Peace Organization, African Leaders and especially the Governments of Nigeria and South-Africa to swiftly swing into action by stepping up pragmatic measures towards... read more »

SASU Condemns the Violent and Criminal Actions of the Zimbabwean Government on its People and Student Leaders
SASU Condemns the Violent and Criminal A...

SASU Condemns the Violent and Criminal Actions of the Zimbabwean Government...

The Southern African Student Union (SASU) is utterly disgusted and dismayed by the ongoing criminal behaviour being carried out by security forces in Zimbabwe. The corrupt Zimbabwean government continues to cripple its own economy and creates its own problems, this is owing to a failure to manage... read more »

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South Africa: Girl School's Naked Cultural Performance Sparks Outrage

South Africa: Girl School’s Naked Cultural Performance Sparks Outrage

A video of some school girls performing at a competition wearing very skimpy outfits, has sparked serious outrage. The outfit which leaves the breasts and buttocks exposed is known as... read more »

South African: President Zuma Resigns

South African: President Zuma Resigns

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned his office with immediate effect.. The BBC reports that Zuma made the announcement in a televised address to the nation on... read more »

Nigeria: Multi Choice, DSTV/GOTV to Shut Down

Nigeria: Multi Choice, DSTV/GOTV to Shut Down

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South Africa: Jacob Zuma 'rejects ANC request' to stand down

South Africa: Jacob Zuma ‘rejects ANC request’ to stand down

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has defied his party and refused to step down, according to media reports. He and senior members of the African National Congress (ANC) held talks... read more »