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Theresa May gifts South Africa bell of sunken WWI ship

Theresa May gifts South Africa bell of sunken WWI ship

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South africa on Tuesday thanked British Prime Minister Theresa May for handing over the bell of a World War I ship on which over 600 black...

South Africa arrests Russian ship heading to Lagos with explosives

South Africa arrests Russian ship heading to Lagos with explosives

The South African police on Thursday said they boarded a Russian-registered cargo ship allegedly carrying illegal weapons and explosives en route to Lagos, Nigeria. The...

glencore

South Africa okays Glencore’s bid for Chevron assets

South Africa’s competition watchdog has approved Glencore’s roughly $900 million bid for Chevron’s local and Botswana assets on Thursday. The approval of the bid...

The Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

Sanusi slams Nigeria, South Africa for not signing AfCTA

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi has berated Nigeria and South Africa over delay in signing the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA). The agreement was...

Buhari

Is the Federal Government’s response to the killings of Nigerians in South Africa appropriate?

No. The response has not been decisive enough to send the right signals to the international community that Nigeria values the lives of her citizenry.It is the same...

PHOTOS: President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa visits Buhari 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday hosted the President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa at the presidential villa, Aso Rock, Abuja.  Both men held a meeting and...

South Africa halt flights of SA Express over safety

South Africa halt flights of SA Express over safety

South Africa’s Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) on Thursday said it had suspended all flights of state-run airline SA Express over safety concerns. The decision comes...

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama

Reps summon Minister over killing of Nigerians in South Africa

By Omotilewa Quadri The House of Representatives on Wednesday summoned the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, and the Senior Special Assistant to the...

buhari

FG to consult before deciding on African trade zone

The Federal Government on Tuesday said it decided not to join an Africa free trade zone last week because it needs to carry out more consultations at home first. Other...

40 African countries sign free trade agreement in Rwanda

44 African countries sign free trade agreement without Nigeria, South Africa

Leaders from 44 African countries on Wednesday signed an agreement to form a $2.5 trillion continental free-trade zone, but Nigeria and South Africa, the...

Zimbabwe bans meat imports from South Africa

Zimbabwe bans meat imports from South Africa

Zimbabwe will join other countries in banning imports of processed meat products from South Africa following reports of a deadly listeria outbreak there. This was...

South Africa: Chinese investors to setup $10bn metallurgical complex

South Africa to raise VAT for first time in 25 years

South Africa will increase value added tax (VAT) for the first time in over two decades, the Treasury said on Wednesday, as new President Cyril Ramaphosa’s government...