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Illegal foreigners have rights: Diaspora forum

JOHANNESBURG – Illegal foreigners in South Africa have rights that should be respected. That’s the word from the African Diaspora Forum. It’s described the clampdown on foreigners in Diepsloot as

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Diepsloot protest targets foreign nationals

JOHANNESBURG – Residents of Diepsloot north of Johannesburg have taken to the streets to protest violence against locals, reportedly by foreign nationals. Residents accuse undocumented foreigners of murdering two community

#XenophobicAttacks: MTN Nigeria compensates trading partners

MTN Nigeria says it has compensated its trading partners that suffered losses during reprisal attacks in Lagos and some other parts of the country in protest against continued xenophobic attacks

Watch: Foreign Nationals expelled from communities in Northern Cape

The Nigerians and other foreign nationals have been giving 12 hours to vacate Keimoes and the Upington area of Northern Cape. This is as a result of an ugly incident

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More than 120 undocumented foreigners arrested at Durban beachfront

More than 120 undocumented foreign nationals have been arrested at the Durban beachfront. They were arrested during Police Minister Bheki Cele’s walkabout in the area. The majority of those taken

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TELLING THE COMPLEX STORY OF ‘MEDICAL XENOPHOBIA’ IN SOUTH AFRICA

The phrase “medical xenophobia” is often used to describe the negative attitudes and practices of South African health care professionals towards refugees and migrants. It is used whenever foreign nationals are denied

WE WILL NOT ALLOW ATTACK ON NIGERIANS, OTHERS – SOUTH AFRICA

Johannesburg — South Africa on Monday said it will no longer allow its citizens to attack foreigners or destroy their businesses in the country under any guise. The Premier of

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BURNA BOY TO DONATE EARNINGS FROM SOUTH AFRICA ANTI-XENOPHOBIA CONCERT TO ATTACK VICTIMS

Award-winning Afrobeats star Burna Boy is scheduled to headline a concert in South Africa, just two months after he vowed never to return to the country following a spate of

HERMAN MASHABA’S XENOPHOBIC LEGACY

The outgoing mayor’s tweet about the arrest statistics of migrants in Johannesburg over four years displays both his bigotry and a misunderstanding of how crime and policing work. When Johannesburg

XENOPHOBIA IN CLASSROOMS HARMS LEARNERS

Teenagers remain traumatised and fearful after xenophobia flared up in their schools and compromised their education. hey were always mocking me, telling me I am a foreigner, I can’t be