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One year after Xenophobic Attacks: Strengthening Bilateral Relations between Nigeria and South Africa through Tourism

Tweet By Mustapha Kurfi Nigeria and South Africa are two of the largest nations on the African continent, with different historical antecedents yet sharing multiple attributes of post-colonial state. While Nigeria has a population of about 150 million people, South Africa has about 50 million; Nigeria underwent the Civil war while South Africa witnessed the… Continue Reading

The politics of the VUVUZELA: the tough questions of an African World Cup

Tweet by Siphokazi Magadla The 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup in South Africa which started on 14 June, and ended yesterday with the victory by Brazil over the United States, offered a critical glimpse into South Africa’s readiness to host soccer’s biggest tournament, the 2010 World Cup. More importantly, it can be assumed that for the… Continue Reading