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The US Treasury announced sanctions Thursday on South Africa’s Gupta business family, close friends of ex-president Jacob Zuma, calling them a “significant corruption network” that dispersed bribes and misappropriated millions in state funds. The three Indian-born Gupta brothers — Ajay, Atul and Rajesh — are at the center of a South African investigation into rampant […]Continue Reading
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A 27-year-old South African lady identified as  DJ Khanyi Ntanga has been found dead after being shot by her boyfriend, 37-year-old Rustenburg police Constable Sello Tshukudu who also killed himself.   The North West police said the couple were found dead in their apartment at Rustenburg in an apparent murder suicide scene. Police Spokesperson Captain Sam Tselanyane Continue Reading
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday began a visit to South Africa with a call for the protection of Nigerians and other foreign nationals living in the country. Buhari condemned the xenophobic attacks in Johannesburg, South Africa’s capital which led to the looting of shops owned by foreign nationals. He demanded that measures should be put […]Continue Reading
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Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari is due to arrive in South Africa on Wednesday for a three-day state visit. The visit follows an invitation by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa after relations between Africa’s two biggest economies soured following a wave of xenophobic attacks in Johannesburg and other cities last month. Anger at the perceived targeting of Continue Reading
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Femi Fani-Kayode has described as ”inappropriate and an insult to Nigerians” the scheduled visit of President Buhari to South Africa today Wednesday October 2nd. President Buhari is expected to meet with his  South African counterpart, Cyril Ramaphosa, over the recent Xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in his country.   FFK says Buhari is not expected to Continue Reading
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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has advised Nigerians who were evacuated from South Africa to be ready to go back to the country if a bilateral commission meeting scheduled between President Muhammadu Buhari and South African  President, Cyril  Ramaphosa yielded a positive outcome. The former President also enjoined the leadership of South Africa and Nigeria to […]Continue Reading