Due to the xenophobic attacks, 8 Nigerians living in South Africa, have reportedly signified their intention to head back home.
Nigeria’s Consul General in South Africa, Amb. Uche Ajulu-Okeke, disclosed on Wednesday, that the Nigerian mission was already working with them to facilitate their journey back home.
“I am working with eight Nigerians who have indicated interest to go home. They are presently at the deportation holding facility at Limbola, South Africa.”
“The meeting was successful. Victims of the attacks came with wounds, including machete and gunshot wounds. They narrated how they were attacked and brought pictures.
We took note of all that. ‘The mission asked all the provincial chairmen of the union to collate all information reported.”