Xenophobia: Oby Ezekwesili petitions President Cyril Ramaphosa over attack on Nigerians in South Africa

by Sep 2, 2019News0 comments


Former Minister of Education Oby Ezekwesili on Monday, September 2, waded into Xenophobic attack launched against Nigerians in South Africa. 

Ebenews reported earlier that properties including cars that belong to Nigerians in the country were set on fire by South Africans. Shops belonging to Nigerians were also looted by South Africans as captured in a viral video. 

Oby Ezekwesili in her tweets addressed to both President Cyril Ramaphosa and President Buhari, decried the attacks in the country. According to the former presidential candidate, the maiming and killing of citizens of Nigeria and other African countries in South Africa dishonor everything our collective fight for freedom was about.

She also stated that it is time to get candid as the killings have gone on for long without any effective response. Read her tweets below; 


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