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The federal government on Friday protested against the killing of a Nigerian, Mr Rasaq Ajao, in Polokwane, Limpopo Province, South Africa on Thursday.
Amb. Olushola Enikaonolaiye, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in a statement in Abuja, urged South African authorities to...
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Femi Gbajabiamila, majority leader of the house of representatives today spoke on the Xenophobic attacks on Nigerians.
Speaking with journalists Gbajabiamila said: “Our country is afraid of no one. When you say are a big brother, retaliation is not the first step to diplomacy.”
Former president Olusegun Obasanjo, has condemned the recent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in South Africa.
Obasanjo issued the condemnation while speaking in Abeokuta during a courtesy call from leadership of the Nigeria Institute of Policy and Strategic Study, Kuru, Jos.
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The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Lulu Mnguni, says the root cause of attacks by citizens of his country on Nigerians and other nationals was the believe that their means of livelihood was under threat.
The envoy spoke in reaction to fresh xenophobic violence in...