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Xenophobic attacks: Nigeria recalls High Commissioner to South Africa

Nigeria has recalled its Ambassador to South Africa, Ambassador Kabiru Bala following alleged xenophobic attacks on its citizens there. The most populous country in Africa has also pulled out of the World Economic Summit. It also demanded full compensation, the News Agency of Nigeria has reported, quoting a “presidential source.” Our Correspondent also reported that the

The celebration of Ghana’s World Tourism Day will take place in Kumasi

On 27 September 2019, Ghana's historical celebration of World Tourism Day takes place in Kumasi. The deputy executive director, Ekow Sampson, says that this celebration is very special. Because the date has a peculiarity. On this day the Declaration of the Nation and Observation of the 'Year of Return' took place.

MTN closes down all stores in Nigeria after anti-South African attacks

The Nigerian division of South African telecom operator MTN said on Wednesday it will close all stores and service centres in the country until further notice after its facilities in three cities were attacked. The facilities were attacked after days of riots in South Africa chiefly targeting foreign-owned, including Nigerian, businesses. “The

‘Okada’ men rescue six children from alleged kidnapper

Commercial motor riders have rescued six children from the hands of an alleged kidnapper at Omandjor near Sowutum in Accra, JoyNews' Henry Kwesi Badu has reported. The suspect, George Oyan, a 37-year-old mechanic and the owner of a drinking spot at Amamole, a nearby community, was arrested on Monday over allegations he had