Dealing with the zeitgeist of South Africa’s Xenophobia

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Dealing with the zeitgeist of South Africa’s Xenophobia

Xenophobia

The incidents of xenophobic attacks in South Africa, by South Africans with Nigerians, very largely, as targets, have been characteristic and assumed nauseating dimensions.The rising orgy of killings and arsons has been quite worrisome.  One wonders what offence Nigeria and Nigerians have committed to become consistent victims of xenophobia that has almost assumed a genocidal dimension.

This is a strange comeuppance, given the huge investments – especially pecuniary, totalling over $60 billion – that Nigeria deployed in South Africa and Southern Africa to torpedo the Apartheid regime foisted on the former British…



Source: Nigerian Tribune