JUST IN: Nigerian Embassy Shuts Its Door Amidst Ongoing Xenophobic Attacks In South Africa

In the heat of heightened xenophobic attacks meted on Nigerians in South Africa, fresh report just reaching us has it that the doors of the Nigerian Embassy in South Africa has been shut all through the attacks.

The xenophobic attacks took a frightening dimension yesterday Monday 2nd September with social media replete with videos showing Nigerians being set ablaze and their shops and houses set on fire.

According to news reports, the Nigerian Embassy has however been under lock and key since the escalated attacks began.

This means that victims of the attack who have so far sought for shelter at the embassy’s building have been disappointed.