Thursday, May 23, 2019
The South African Government has deported 97 Nigerians alleged to have committed various offences in the rainbow nation. The deportees landed at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos on Monday night from Johannesburg in a chartered aircraft with registration...
Ninety-three-year-old Robert Mugabe is to continue living like a president for the rest of his life despite his ousting.   Mugabe was forced to resign in November but the current president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has - in an official gazette - revealed...
Former South African president, Thabo Mbeki, has spoken out against the recent spate of xenophobic violence in South Africa, saying none of the country’s socio-economic problems will be resolved by attacking immigrants. Mbeki was speaking in Pretoria on Monday,...
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has been acting president since President Muhammadu Buhari went to the UK on vacation about a month ago, says he will remain in his current accommodation instead of the proposed VP Residence expected to...
  Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye has been arrested and jailed in connection with the corruption investigation that led to her ouster earlier this month. Park was taken into custody at her home and taken to a detention centre –...
The Nigerian Consul General in Johannesburg, Ambassador Uche Ajulu-Okeke, has called on the leaders of both Nigeria and South Africa to work together to find a common effective solution to the scourge of xenophobia in South Africa. Ambassador Ajulu-Okeke told...
Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari is expected back in Nigeria today (Friday, March 10) from the United Kingdom where he has been undergoing medical treatment for an undisclosed ailment for some 50 days.   The president left Nigeria on January 19 for a 10-day...
President Muhammadu Buhari arrived in Nigeria early on Friday via the Kaduna Airforce Base and was flown by helicopter to the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Buhari returned several weeks after he proceeded on a 10-day vacation which was extended indefinitely to enable...
Spanish soccer giants Barcelona arrived in South Africa on Wednesday morning, just hours before their Nelson Mandela Centenary Cup match against Mamelodi Sundowns at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.   The recently crowned Spanish LaLiga Champions will take on the newly...
President Muhamadu Buhari resumed duty on Monday as President and Commander-in-Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria after his vacation in the United Kingdom. Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity Malam Garba Shehu confirmed the development on Monday while...