Month: September 2019

indecisive’ – Alibaba speaks on killings of Nigerians in South Africa

indecisive’ – Alibaba speaks on killings of Nigerians in South Africa

Entertainment
Veteran actor and comedian, Alibaba, on Tuesday called out Muhammadu Buhari over the Xenophobic attacks on foreigners, particularly Nigerians in South Africa. AliBaba, on his Instagram page wondered what Buhari can do in such a situation when issue of killings within Nigeria was yet to be solved. He cited a past occurrence where Nigeria sanctioned MTN and it resulted in a Presidential visit from the president. Ali Baba wrote: “Most times, some people just read the news hear the news, and do not know the undercurrents of the news. Many do not know the interconnections of the nexus of any news they hear. “Shebi they say I’m a comedian… Ok. Let our president pull some strings, that South African President, who has not been able to stop the xenophobic craze, will be made by th
Xenophobia: I will never visit South Africa – Burna Boy warns Nigerians, attacks AKA, MI Abaga

Xenophobia: I will never visit South Africa – Burna Boy warns Nigerians, attacks AKA, MI Abaga

News
Nigerian sensational singer, Burna Boy, has revealed that he experienced xenophobic attack during his last visit to South Africa. Burna, who was speaking on the killings of Nigerians in South Africa, said he experienced xenophobic attacks in 2017 and decided never to visit the country till the government resolves the situation and unites Africa. In a series of tweets on his Twitter page, Burna called out South African rapper, AKA over his recent comments on the attacks even as he warned MI Abaga over his allegiance to AKA. He further warned Nigerians in South Africa to protect and defend themselves with all they have. Burna Boy wrote: “Ok. I have been away from social media personally until today. Ordinarily at a time like this, I should come here and say something to try
Xenophobia: Nigerian govt reacts to attack on Shoprite, MTN, others

Xenophobia: Nigerian govt reacts to attack on Shoprite, MTN, others

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The Federal Government has appealed to Nigerians not to attack the South African businesses operating in Nigeria in retaliation for the ongoing xenophobic attacks against Nigerians in South Africa. In a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said that targeting South African businesses in Nigeria, like Shoprite and MTN, for attack over Xenophobia would hurt Nigerians more. He said attacking South African companies in Nigeria was, for Nigerians, ‘a classic case of cutting off your nose to spite your face”. According to the minister, the investors in such South African companies in Nigeria, especially MTN and Shoprite, are Nigerians. He said the majority of the workers in the South African companies operating in Ni
Xenophobia: ‘MTN, DSTV, Shoprite should be closed’ – Orji Kalu calls for stiffer measures against South Africa

Xenophobia: ‘MTN, DSTV, Shoprite should be closed’ – Orji Kalu calls for stiffer measures against South Africa

News
Orji Kalu, Chief Whip of the Senate, has condemned the attacks on Nigerians in South Africa, describing it as ill conceived, disheartening and wicked. In a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja by Mr Kunle Oyekunle of Orji Kalu Media Office, the former governor of Abia questioned the essence of the renewed attacks on Nigerians. The gruesome killings, looting, arson of property belonging to Nigerians and attack of Nigerian Embassy in South Africa is ill-conceived, disheartening and wicked. “How can any sensible person attack and burn a fellow human being just because he or she has a feeling to do so? “Those mindless criminals who attacked and prevented law abiding Nigerians to freely conduct their businesses must be made to pay for their crimes. Arresting them is not enou