September 10th, 2019

From elections to xenophobia: African countries grappling with fake news

Last week’s xenophobic attacks in South Africa evoked strong emotions and reactions across the continent, mainly because of updates that were shared on social media. […]
September 9th, 2019

Xenophobia hub: fresh violence in Johannesburg claims two lives

Fresh violence erupts in Johannesburg At least two people have died and dozens arrested following fresh xenophobic attacks in South Africa’s Johannesburg city on Sunday. […]
September 9th, 2019

South African crowds walk out of anti-xenophobia speech

South Africans have disrupted a speech in Johannesburg by a veteran politician who was trying to quell tensions following a recent wave of deadly riots […]
September 8th, 2019

Successive SA governments have been weak in tackling xenophobic attacks – expert

Successive South African governments have been described as weak, for failing to find lasting solution to end the recurring xenophobic attacks in the southern African […]
September 8th, 2019

AU must play leading role in resolving SA Xenophobic attacks – Dr Oduro Osae

Governance expert, Dr Eric Oduro Osae has called on the African Union to bring all African leaders together to find a solution to the recurring […]
September 7th, 2019

AU must suspend South Africa over xenophobic attacks – Dr. Antwi-Danso

International relations expert, Dr. Vladmir Antwi-Danso, is demanding the African Union (AU) suspends South Africa from the continental body over renewed xenophobic attacks in that […]
September 6th, 2019

Xenophobic attacks: Kwesi Ahwoi jumps to SA High Commissioner’s defense

Former Ghanaian High Commissioner to South Africa, Ambassador Kwesi Ahwoi has defended comments by the South African Commissioner to Ghana Lulu Xingwana over the xenophobic […]
September 6th, 2019

SA xenophobic attacks influenced by apartheid mentality – Antwi-Danso

Dean of the Ghana Armed Forces and Staff Command College, Dr Vladmir Antwi-Danso, has attributed the xenophobic attacks by South Africans (SA) against other African […]
September 6th, 2019

We’re improving intelligence to prevent attacks – South African Envoy

South Africa is improving its intelligence gathering to reduce the spate of xenophobic attacks and the looting of shops belonging to foreigners. The South African […]
September 5th, 2019

Xenophobic Attacks: I wish I can return to Ghana – Ghanaian shares horrific experience

A Ghanaian living in South Africa has shared stories of how foreigners are being burnt alive on the streets in a recent xenophobic attack; a phenomenon which […]
September 4th, 2019

SA Xenophobic attacks: Close your shops for now – Gov’t to Ghanaian nationals

Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister, Charles Owiredu has advised Ghanaian nationals owning shops in South Africa, especially those dotted around the hotpots in the xenophobic insurrection […]
September 4th, 2019

Xenophobic Attacks: ‘South African government must implement urgent steps’ – John Mahama

Former President of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama is the latest to comment on the barbaric attacks meted on African nationals living in South Africa. John […]
September 4th, 2019

Politicians, celebrities react to xenophobic attacks in South Africa

The xenophobic attacks in South Africa have attracted reactions from the presidents, celebrities and ordinary citizens all over the country. South Africans and Nigerians are […]
September 4th, 2019

Xenophic Attacks: Tracy Sarkcess shares her frightening experience

In the past few days, social media has been awash with numerous comments on the renewed xenophobic attacks ongoing in South Africa. The reported ghastly […]
September 4th, 2019

Tiwaa Savage, others dump South Africa over Xenophobic attacks

A number of African celebrities and footballers have started raising their voices against ongoing xenophobic attacks on foreigners in South Africa. Some Nigerians singers and […]
September 4th, 2019

‘Your real enemy is poverty’ – Mr Eazi tells South Africa following Xenophobic attacks

South Africa is boiling with rage after some looters renewed their xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals, especially Nigerians. According to Mr Eazi, South Africans are […]
September 4th, 2019

Xenophobic attacks: Ghana urged to cut ties with South Africa

Government has been urged to break ties with South Africa after another round of xenophobic attacks on Africans has left five dead and several shops […]
September 3rd, 2019

Xenophobic Attacks: Ghanaians in South Africa terrified – Report

Ghanaians living in South Africa are unhappy with the seeming neglect by Ghana’s mission in South Africa in the wake of fresh xenophobic attacks. Black […]
September 3rd, 2019

Nigeria govt warns South Africa over xenophobic attacks: ‘Enough is enough’

The Nigerian government says it will take further steps to ensure safety and protection of its citizens in South Africa. The position comes in the […]