What's behind attacks on foreigners in South Africa? - Aljazeera.com

Locals are accusing migrants of stealing their jobs and blaming them for a high crime rate. About two million foreigners live in South Africa and a majority of them were born in other African countries, including Zimbabwe, Nigeria and Somalia. On ...and more »

WRAP: Pretoria brought to a standstill during anti-immigrant march - News24

Foreign nationals standing in a line facing the SA group and shouting inaudible slurs. (Mpho Raborife, News24). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories. What To Read Next. Zuma: No to land grabs, yes ...and more »

Xenophobia In South Africa And Nigeria By Omano Edigheji - SaharaReporters.com

Just as they are outraged about the xenophobia against Nigerians in other countries, Nigerians should be equally outraged by xenophobia within Nigeria, which is based on religious and ethnic lines.and more »

Calls for calm ahead of anti-migrant Pretoria rally - Aljazeera.com

A march protesting against migrants is due to be held in South Africa's capital on Friday, raising fears of violence. 24 Feb 2017 07:58 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. About 100 demonstrators in Abuja protest against anti ...and more »

Nigerians in S Africa 'living in fear' after attacks - Aljazeera.com

Nigerian community in South Africa calls for protection after reports of renewed 'xenophobic' violence in Pretoria West. 21 Feb 2017 19:17 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. A Nigerian migrant comes under attack outside a church ...and more »

South Africa's Zuma Condemns Violence Against Foreigners - U.S. News & World Report

Jacob Zuma, president of South Africa speaks during the Botswana-South Africa Bi-National Commission (BNC) in Pretoria, South Africa, November 11, 2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko Reuters. JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's President Jacob ...and more »

Xenophobic Violence Erupts in South Africa - Human Rights Watch

A group calling itself “The Mamelodi Concerned Residents” marched in Pretoria today to protest against African immigrants in South Africa. The march was opposed by foreign nationals, and triggered a wave of looting of shops owned by foreign nationals ...and more »

Anger, frustration in Rosettenville, PTA West 'misdirected' - Eyewitness News

The African Diaspora Forum says residents have misdirected their anger towards foreign nationals instead of confronting police. FILE: Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba engaged residents of Rosettenville about the crime and challenges in the area but ...and more »

Foreign nationals not uninvolved in crime - Jacob Zuma - Politicsweb

President Jacob Zuma is to champion the fight against crime in order to promote safer and more stable communities, in light of several complaints from communities about drug trafficking and abuse and other serious crimes which cause fear among many ...and more »

South African police fire rubber bullets at anti-immigrant march - South China Morning Post

South African police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and stun grenades to break up violent clashes between local protesters and migrants in Pretoria on Friday at an anti-immigration march. Shops and homes owned by foreigners have been looted and torched ...and more »