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Xenophobic Attacks. Ali Baba Suggests...


And why is our government always silent on matters that involve the lives of its citizens? When you come to think about it, these South Africans have been raping us for years and the "government" never does anything. That's why I applauded those two men who took DSTV to court over the rise in monthly charges (The court ordered an Interim Injunction restraining them from raising the tariffs, which Multi Choice brazenly FLOUTED by the way), It's like it's each man for himself, government for none in Nigeria. 


  1. We should worry, cry, and even carry placards that our government doesn't care about our brothers and sisters in diaspora be it Togo or Niger! They don't even give a damn about what happens. See why we should be careful about what we say. As much as some South Africans "hated" foreigners, one of the Kings comments fuelled their anger. If not that Nigerians have a way of being one in times of trouble, all of them there would have died. They are carrying the duty of protecting themselves. The President is meant to at least give a national report but NO. I've concluded he is in support as Silence is Consent. Every man for himself, God for us all.

    Dunno why I can't view pictures here. I'm glad the comment box opened today sef.

  2. I hope this new change comes with replacing all foreign multinationals with indigenous companies. Nigerians are brilliant people but the govt has refused invest in its own people. They will fold their arms and watch the attacks provided their immediate family members are not affected.

  3. BTW...If Malawi can make arrangements to repatriate not less than 400 of their citizens at once, why not Nigeria? Seeing Alibabas comment, if all of this doesn't stop in even 24 hours,we should boycott all of their stores. As much as it isn't their fault, it is our way of fighting back especially as they rip us off. We will survive. Whats more annoying is the fact that this same South Africa has suffered from Apartheid and racism in the past. How easy do we forget?

    Ruby Diamond.

  4. People should stop judging South Africans for killing immigrants because from what I've seen in the last weeks lagosians will do the same to Igbos if dey have the chance.

    1. yup so true..... and Igbos to Lagosians

  5. @ anon, Be careful with you utterances. If you cannot learn from what is happening around the world then you are grossly ignorant.

    In times like this, if you cannot preach unity, love, acceptance with everythn going on, kindly practise the virtue of silence. Do not ignite unnecessary tension in an already tense times.

    We must all learn from the things happening around us. If we do not learn to tolerate and accept one another here in Nigeria, we will learn the hard way like in Rwanda.

    @ Thelma, I strongly suggest that you delete any comment that tends to associate one tribe or the other with anythn negative. I'm sick and tired of all the tribalism creeping up on our generation and if not watched, with the help of social media, will burn us all. Trust me if we let this hatred consume us, no tribe will be spared from the bloodshed. J

  6. I don't agree with shutting down these businesses because a lot of Nigerians would be affected. It's not as if only South Africans work in MTN, Multichoice etc.

    It is very unfortunate that we don't have a government that stands up for its citizens in times like this. What do we expect? A government that could not protect its citizens in their own country can do very little for its citizens living in foreign lands.

    I hope this madness stops in good time before things really go entirely out of control.


  7. Special big UPS to you all. Thank you for making my day more fabulous. Thank you Thank you Thank you

    So I have a namesake here...Good to know it's the sweet Anonymous Rider

  8. 1) the placard "Africa for Africans" means Africa is a no-mans land to fellow Africans???

    2) before u try to boycott or sanction SA companies here,pls remember they have greatly and directly affected our umemployment rate

    3) the way we treat ourselves in our country wld influence how foreigners wld treat us in their own country. We spew a lot of tribalistic hate on social media and expect love from foreigners?

    4) it's so sad how SA forget their history of Apartheid and the help Nig rendered them.

    5) the govt of SA shld speak and act up. It has a duty to protect both its citizens and it's immigrants.

    6) all Nig govt shld do is repatriate it's citizens cos I think we benefit a lot (more) from SA than the other way round

    1. I lost the zeal to type when I read your comment, just my thoughts too

  9. Sasha, the way they benefit from us is the way we benefit from them. Checked out the number of big stores, oil refineries that accomodate lots there? If need be, it isn't a bad idea to boycott. We will survive.

  10. I was in SA last year for a training. On arrival at about 4.30 am dat sunday morning, I greeted the female immigration officer a simple good morning, she did not acknowledge it, rather she rudely asked for my pp and other doc. After checking with a serious frown on her face, she handed back the docs and pp to me, and in my well breed manner I said thank you, she bone as if na me cause her life frustration. At this point, I was so pissed, and I said Ass hole and walked away, my boss who was at the other booth with another immigration officer heard me and asked what d issue was, when I told him, he said I haven't seen anything yet. That South Africans hate dr fellow Africans with a passion that he just couldn't comprehend why
    It's a pity that the same people who we stood by during apartheid will turn around to start hurting us. Yes, their Companies provide employment for our people, but the plus is more at their end cus dey generate so much revenue from all their businesses here. Don't be fooled, most staff in SA owned companies are on contract. Their contract can be terminated at anytime of the day.
    Thank God that I'm able to comment today.


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