South Africa based Don urges government to overhaul education in Nigeria

A professor of Adult and Distance Education, Prof. Dele Braimoh, on Sunday urged the Federal Government to give the education sector a boost by providing good teachers and learning materials in schools. Braimoh, a former UNESCO Chairman for Open and Distance Learning at the University of South Africa, made the call in an interview with …

FIFA email connects Blatter to SA payment

  Cape Town – A 2007 email shows FIFA president Sepp Blatter and then-South African President Thabo Mbeki held “discussions” over $10 million that ultimately went to allegedly corrupt soccer executives as payback for supporting the country’s World Cup bid, a newspaper claimed on Sunday. South Africa’s Sunday Times reported that the email from FIFA …

Consul General Facilitates Legal Assistance For Nigerians In South Africa

  Nigeria’s Consul General in South Africa, Amb. Uche Ajulu-Okeke, said on Sunday that the mission had liaised with Nigerian lawyers practising in South Africa to handle cases of their compatriots in that country.   Okeke told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Johannesburg, South Africa, that the Consular General’s office in South Africa …

South Africa-based Expert Urges Nigerian Firms To Evolve IT Security Policy

A Nigerian Information Technologist specialist based in South Africa, Mr Mathew Okafor, on Thursday urged Nigerian firms to formulate an IT security policy for the country. Okafor, a leading IT security expert, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Johannesburg, South Africa, that such security policy would check internet fraud. ‘’ The financial sector, …

Under 20 World Cup: Take every game as the final, Nigerians in South Africa tell Flying Eagles

Nigerians resident in South Africa yesterday, urged the National U-20 team, Flying Eagles, to take every of their matches at the ongoing FIFA Under 20 World Cup as a final game. The President of Nigerian Union in South Africa, Ikechukwu Anyene, said in Pretoria, South Africa, that the Eagles had improved their chances of advancing …

Consul General inaugurates Nigerian Union National Secretariat in South Africa

Nigeria’s Consul General in South Africa, Amb. Uche Ajulu-Okeke, on Friday inaugurated the secretariat of the Nigerian Union in Pretoria, describing the association as a rallying point for Nigerians in South Africa. Speaking at the inauguration in Pretoria, South Africa, she urged Nigerians resident in South Africa to register with the union to ensure easy …