Nigeria recalls Ambassador to South Africa, pulls out of World Economic Forum

Following xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and other Nationals living in South Africa, to Nigerian government has recalled her Ambassador to South Africa, Kabiru Bala and has out of the ongoing World Economic Forum holding in the rainbow nation.

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Xenophobia: How the Nigerian Government Is To Blame

The recent spate of xenophobic attacks against Nigerians living in South Africa is alarming. It has led to some unfortunate retaliatory attacks on businesses in Nigeria owned by South Africans. Isn't it pathetic that a country Nigeria played an active part in setting free from the shackles of apartheid will turn around to hate Nigerians … Continue reading Xenophobia: How the Nigerian Government Is To Blame

Xenophobia: South Africa reacts to NANS calls to shut down it’s businesses in Nigeria

South Africa has described as 'unfortunate' calls for the shutdown of South African owned businesses in Nigeria. The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) are spearheading agitations for the expulsion of South Africans and South African owned businesses in Nigeria over the xenophobic killings of Nigerians in South Africa. South Africa made its position known … Continue reading Xenophobia: South Africa reacts to NANS calls to shut down it’s businesses in Nigeria

AFCON2019: Nigeria gets easy draw, South Africa in group of death

The draws for the 2019 African Cup of Nations held last night near the pyramids of Giza  in Egypt. This year's tournament is the biggest ever with 24 teams up from the 16 teams of previous AFCON tournaments. The 2019 AFCON will hold from June 21 to July 19. a departure from the past when … Continue reading AFCON2019: Nigeria gets easy draw, South Africa in group of death

Resurrected man Elliot Moyo dies again, this time for REAL

The story of Zimbawean man Elliot Moyo's resurrection made headlines globally in February after it turned out to be a staged miracle.   Elliot who was allegedly resurrected from the dead by  South African based  pastor, Alph Luka, has died. According to local reports, Brighton "Elliot" Moyo died last week in St Luke’s vilage in South … Continue reading Resurrected man Elliot Moyo dies again, this time for REAL

South African church faces backlash over “resurrection” stunt

A South African church is facing huge criticism after its pastor claimed to have resurrected a dead man. In a viral video of the supposed resurrection that was shared all over social media, Mr Alph Lukau, a pastor of Alleluia International Ministries in Kramerville, Sandton, South Africa was seen standing over the "dead" man in … Continue reading South African church faces backlash over “resurrection” stunt

CAF confirms Egypt as hosts of 2019 African Cup of Nations

Egypt will be the new hosts of the 2019 African Cup of Nations. Egypt beat South Africa as replacement for Cameroon, who were dropped due to delays in preparations and concerns over security. Confederation of African Football (CAF) president Ahmad Ahmad announced in Dakar on Tuesday that Egypt will host the 2019 Africa Cup of … Continue reading CAF confirms Egypt as hosts of 2019 African Cup of Nations

Two Nigerians shot dead in Xenophobic killings in South Africa

The latest deaths of Nigerians in South Africa has risen to 122 in 30 months. The Nigerian community in South Africa has been thrown into mourning after two of their members were shot dead by unknown gunmen recently. The President of the Nigerian Union in South Africa (NUSA), Adetola Olubajo gave the names of the … Continue reading Two Nigerians shot dead in Xenophobic killings in South Africa

Playwright Who Wrote “Sizwe Banzi is Dead” Dies aged 76

Renowned South African playwright, Winston Ntshona who wrote popular play "Sizwe Banzi is Dead" has died at the age of 76. Ntshina was best known for his role in Athol Fugard's "The Island" in which he starred alongside fellow actor John Kani. Surprisingly, Kani and Ntshona won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play … Continue reading Playwright Who Wrote “Sizwe Banzi is Dead” Dies aged 76

Nigerian man commits suicide in South Africa to evade arrest 

A Nigerian man has committed suicide in Johannesburg, South Africa by jumping from his 9th floor  apartment.  Christopher Omoike, 36, jumped to his death from the 9th floor in a bid to evade arrest after the police arrived at his appointment following a complaint made against him by his baby mama. According to Omoike’s flat mate, … Continue reading Nigerian man commits suicide in South Africa to evade arrest 

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma survives no confidence vote

South African President Jacob Zuma has survived a no confidence vote that held in parliament today. The vote held by secret ballot for the first time to enable anti zuma ANC MP's vote in favour of the motion. After a two-hour debate and lengthy voting process, 198 MPs voted against the opposition Democratic Alliance's bid … Continue reading South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma survives no confidence vote

South African Pastor dies attempting to break Jesus’ 40 days fast record

A South African pastor learned the hard way not to “beat God,” as he lost his life due to malnutrition after trying to breach the number of days that Jesus of Nazareth fasted for 40 days and 40 nights. Alfred Ndlovu, 44, decided to embark on dry fasting, which lasted for only 30 days. In a … Continue reading South African Pastor dies attempting to break Jesus’ 40 days fast record

Buhari warns Nigerians living in south Africa to behave with self-respect

President Muhammadu Buhari has told Nigerians residing in South Africa to behave with self-respect. He said while meeting the Nigerian community in South Africa. He told them that as ambassadors, they should represent Nigeria properly. He said; "Those of you who have the opportunity to come here and represent us, make sure that you are … Continue reading Buhari warns Nigerians living in south Africa to behave with self-respect