Africa: Students give 48 hours ultimatum to all South African companies in Nigeria to relocate

Students give 48 hours ultimatum to all South African companies in Nigeria to relocate The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has given 48 hours ultimatum to all South African companies in Nigeria to relocate over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. The students gave the ultimatum at a peaceful demonstration at some South African companies in Abuja […]

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Africa: Renewed Xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa, Nigeria calls AU action

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Renewed Xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa, Nigeria calls AU action -warns of reprisal attacks if attacks not checked By Renn Offor Following a surge of renewed xenophobic attacks which erupted in South Africa in the last few days which were directed on the Nigerian Community by South Africans in their country, the Nigerian government has reacted urging the […]

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Africa: Again, Xenophobic Attacks in S’Africa Continue, as Nigerians, Other Immigrants Lose Homes

Again, Xenophobic Attacks in S’Africa Continue, as Nigerians, Other Immigrants Lose Homes At least 15 houses either belonging to or rented by immigrants, especially Nigerians, have been burnt by angry residents in Rosettenvile, south of Johannesburg in South Africa. The residents were reported to be angry that foreign nationals had turned the neighbourhood into a drug haven. Africa Review reported […]

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South Africa braces for Economic Backlash from Xenophobic attacks

A WAVE of xenophobic attacks in South Africa could provoke reprisals from neighbouring countries, raising concerns among South African business leaders and officials that the violence against foreigners could further damage the weak economy. Calls for a boycott of South African products have multiplied amid anger in Malawi, Zambia, Mozambique and elsewhere on the continent over their citizens being attacked […]

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