South Africa sends Presidential Special Envoys to several African countries following xenophobic attacks
Politics and Society article comment count is: 0

Politics and Society South Africa sends Presidential Special Envoys to several African countries following xenophobic attacks

South Africa has sent a team of Special Envoys appointed by President Cyril Ramaphosa to deliver messages of solidarity reassuring fellow African countries that South Africa is committed to the ideals of pan-African unity and solidarity. The envoys will visit Nigeria, Niger, Ghana, Senegal, Tanzania, the DRC and Zambia.

Zimbabwe doctors protest over abduction of Association President Dr Peter Magombeyi
Politics and Society article comment count is: 0

Politics and Society Zimbabwe doctors protest over abduction of Association President Dr Peter Magombeyi

Zimbabwean doctors are staging a demonstration against the alleged abduction of their union leader, Peter Magombeyi, who was kidnapped on Saturday, just days after receiving threats. The doctors have withdrawn their services, and vowed not to return to work until their colleague is found.

Nigerian artists unite in condemning brutal xenophobic attacks in South Africa
Politics and Society article comment count is: 0

Politics and Society Nigerian artists unite in condemning brutal xenophobic attacks in South Africa

Several Nigerian artists have come out strongly condemning the violent xenophobic attacks in South Africa. The artists include Tiwa Savage who cancelled her impending show in South Africa, American-Nigerian rapper Jidenna, Burna Boy, Davido, and Teni who sent various messages in solidarity with victims of the xenophobic violence. A number of South African artists also added their voice to the outrage, posting heartfelt message against xenophobia.