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EFCC, FBI Step Up Cybercrime Fight

The EFCC said a “sizeable number” of the 77 Nigerian suspects had been arrested, while a further 167 Nigerians had been detained since August for alleged computer-related fraud under ‘Operation Rewired’ he Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States on Tuesday said they are jointly intensifying investigations […]

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Eight Foreign-trained Graduates Barred By NYSC Over Inability To Defend Degrees

He said that some of the graduates were also blocked online from registering for the exercise because of the failure to defend their degrees as foreign students. Eight foreign-trained graduates have been denied registration over their inabilities to defend their degrees, the National Youth Service Corps Coordinator in Kano State, Ladan Baba, revealed on Monday. […]

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We Can’t Stop Xenophobic Attacks, Says South Africa’s Defence Minister

People are saying some heads of state decided not to attend the World Economic Forum; we should be talking about why this whole thing is coinciding with that. iviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, South Africa’s Defence Minister, on Monday said that the attacks against foreigners including Nigerians in South Africa were planned by criminals and that government can’t […]

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Reactions Trail Buhari’s Delayed Evacuation Of Nigerians From South Africa

But reacting to the development, Nigerians on Twitter expressed mixed feelings as they shared their thoughts. Nigerians have reacted to the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari for citizens affected by xenophobic attacks in South Africa to be evacuated back to the country. Last week, Air Peace, a private airline company, had offered Nigerians willing to […]

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Xenophobia: Nigeria’s Special Envoy Returns To Brief President Buhari

The special envoy, Ambassador Ahmed Abubakar, held a meeting with Ramaphosa on Friday afternoon where he conveyed Buhari’s concern over recent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other African migrants in South Africa. The special envoy sent to South Africa by President Muhammadu Buhari, has returned to Abuja after meeting with South Africa’s President, Cyril Ramaphosa, […]

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Two South Africans killed in Coronationville as Joburg violence continues

Police stand watch over the body of a South African man who was shot dead in Coronationville, Johannesburg, on September 3 2019. Another South African was killed about 1km away.Image: Alon Skuy Two South Africans were shot dead in Johannesburg on Tuesday afternoon, as violent clashes continued in the city. Gauteng premier David Makhura hurriedly left […]