Tag Archives: South Africa

South African Tourism Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane Set To Visit West Africa Particularly Ghana And Nigeria

Tourism Minister, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, will in the coming week travel to West Africa for a working visit to our regional neighbours in Ghana and Nigeria. The Minister will spend two-days in Accra attending the First UNWTO Presidential Leadership Taskforce on Women Empowerment on Tourism Sector with Focus on Africa, where she will be part of…

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AKA Vows To Attend Burna Boy’s Show, After Initial Threat to Beat The Rapper Up

South African rapper, AKA seems to be in a mood to have a face-off with Nigerian singer, Burna Boy after he revealed that he would be attending the Afro-fusion’s scheduled performance at a show in his country, South Africa. Recall that there was an uproar by Nigerians against AKA during the Xenophobia attack after the…

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Foreigners in South Africa Plea For Relocation After Xenophobic Attacks

Hundreds of foreign nationals on Wednesday took to the streets of Cape Town, demanding to be relocated from South Africa after camping at the UN refugee agency offices for a week. The foreigners, many of whom described themselves as asylum-seekers, say they no longer feel safe in South Africa after a surge of xenophobic attacks…

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A Cape Town Neighborhood Backdrops Nola Black’s New Editorial

Emerging womenswear designer, Nola Black has continued to challenge the norms of the Nigerian fashion industry and its latest offering is of no exception. For its SS19 editorial, the designer journeyed to South Africa seeking collaborative exploration of the tenderness of Cape Town, particularly, through Woodstock neighborhood where it was shot. The campaign features refreshed…

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Nigeria, South Africa Renew Alliance as Buhari, Ramaphosa Meet in SA

Presidents Muhammadu Buhari and Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa met in Pretoria, South Africa, on Thursday. The Nigerian leader visited the country based on an invitation from his South African counterpart. Both leaders and their cabinet members at the meeting which is the first between both countries since the latest xenophobic attacks that made some…

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817 Nigerians Still Waiting To Be Evacuated From South Africa – FG

No fewer than 817 Nigerians are yet to be evacuated from South Africa as of Tuesday, the Federal Government of Nigeria confirms. The FG had on Wednesday last week evacuated 187 Nigerians from South Africa following  xenophobic attacks on them and other Africans. On Tuesday, the Consul-General, Nigerian High Commission in South Africa, Godwin Adama, confirmed…

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FG to Evacuate 319 Nigerians From South Africa on Tuesday

As the Federal Government of Nigeria continues with the plot to evacuate its citizens following Xenophobic attacks unleashed on them by South Africans, no fewer than 319 Nigerians will be evacuated from South Africa on Tuesday. The Federal Government had on Wednesday evacuated 187 Nigerians from South Africa following xenophobic attacks by its citizens on Africans.…

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Take South African Govt to ICJ Over Xenophobic Attacks- Akinyemi Tells FG

A former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prof Bolaji Akinyemi, has urged the Federal Government to drag its South African counterpart before the International Court of Justice for its failure to cater for Nigerian citizens resident in South Africa. Several Nigerians living in South Africa had come under a series of xenophobic attacks. The latest attacks,…

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FG To Give South Africa Returnees N40k Airtime and N10k Transport Fare – Abike Dabiri

The Chairman, Nigerian Diaspora Commission, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, said the Federal Government is giving N40,000 worth of airtime to last the South Africa returnees for two months as well as stipend of N10,000 for transport. She also said there were plans for the Bank of Industry to provide some money for the returnees to start…

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