Some Nigerian real estate agents in Turffontein, South Africa, have been attacked by local residents who claim that they were hijacking their houses.
The Western Cape High Court in South Africa has found renowned artist Zwelethu Mthethwa guilty of murder of 23-year-old sex worker Nokuphila Kumalo.
South African president, Jacob Zuma has announced a ban on nine fellow Southern African countries, and a deportation plan for those resident in South Africa who are found to have engaged in crime.
“For Africa and South Africa, the pursuit of togetherness, care, warm reception towards and hospitality to others are some of the enduring attributes and essence of the Ubuntu spirit. It is unacceptable that foreigners, migrants, refugees and Asylum Seekers are labeled criminals as a justification to subject them to extra-judicial actions.
The Senate resolved to among other things lead a delegation of Nigerian Legislators to the South African parliament to address the issue of Xenophobia.
An anti-immigration march is underway in South Africa’s capital Pretoria, following a spate of attacks targeting homes and shops owned by foreigners in the capital.
Following renewed xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in South Africa,the Nigerian government has called on the African Union, AU, as well as the South African government to ensure the protection of Nigerians as well as other Africans in the country.
A new vaccine against HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is being tested in South Africa in what scientists say is the first large study of an HIV vaccine’s effectiveness since 2009.
South African President, Jacob Zuma, is facing yet another threat to his presidency with a renewed call by three of his cabinet members for him to stand down.
South African President Jacob Zuma will be questioned next week by the African National Congress’ (ANC) integrity commission following persistent allegations of corruption and poor election results, the party said on Friday.