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S/Africa deports 5,645 immigrants

South Africa has repatriated 5,645 foreigners since the end of xenophobia attacks in late April, the government said, Sunday. Minister in the Presidency, Jeff Radebe, who said this in a statement, added that the foreigners chose to leave South Africa voluntarily. Malawians made up the bulk of the foreigners, numbering …

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Centre for Strategic and International Studies hosts inaugural Global Development Forum

Centre for Strategic and International Studies(CSIS) recently hosted in Washington D.C., an inaugural Global Development Forum which had in attendance leaders from business, government, academia, non-governmental organisations, and the policy community. The 2015 Global Development Forum held, Thursday, April 23, at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies’ headquarters, in …

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FG joins Australia, Brazil in condemning Indonesia’s executions of convicted inmates

  Nearly two days after Indonesia’s execution by firing squad of 8 convicted drug traffickers, including four Nigerians, the Federal Government yesterday condemned the decision of the country to carry out the death sentences despite worldwide appeals. Indonesian authorities had, Tuesday executed eight people, including four Nigerians, convicted for drug …

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