VIDEO: The Stream discusses the spate of attacks on Africans in India

“They see us as cannibals; they see us as prostitutes; they see us as drug addicts,” says Mina Wumbey, a Ghanaian student in Hyderabad, referring to how she feels stereotyped as an African in India. Wumbey told The Stream that not all Indians are racist, but in her experience “the majority” are.   “If you……

Nigerian in India escapes mob action over chicken meat (Video)

A Nigerian lady living in India narrowly escaped being lynched on Tuesday after she was accused of cannibalism. The unidentified Nigerian woman was reportedly accused by an Indian lady of feeding on human flesh after she was seen with meat from a chicken. The Indian lady was said to have raised the alarm, informing everyone…

Indian spy sentenced to death in Pakistan

An Indian spy identified as Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was arrested in March 2016 by Pakistani security operatives on the grounds of espionage and sabotage has been sentenced to death. Jadhav who was sentenced on charges of planning, coordinating and organising espionage activities was convicted by a military tribunal. The Pakistani military in a statement said…

Meningitis: FG imports vaccines from UK, India

The Federal Government on Wednesday, announced that N2.8million doses of vaccines will soon be delivered, to help curb the outbreak of meningitis in some states. Executive Secretary of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaibu, told the House of Representatives Committee on Health Care Services in Abuja, that the vaccines were…

Heads of African Missions Slam India Over Attacks

African envoys in Delhi on Monday called the recent mob attacks on some Nigerian students near the national capital as “racial” and “xenophobic acts”. In a statement, the heads of African missions slammed the Indian government for failing to adequately condemn the violent incident. “No known, sufficient and visible deterring measures were taken” by the…

VIDEO: Nigerian Student In India Brutalized By Mob

A Nigerian student in India was reported to have been brutalized by a mob of Indians in Delhi. The Nigerian student identified as Endurance Amalawa was reportedly beaten by the mob in what is believed to be a racial attack. The brutality comes after news emerged that a group of about 500 Indians attacked Africans……

News Summary 30-03-2017: Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram

Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram Nigeria has been commended for degrading Boko Haram through the multi-national joint task force of the Lake Chad Basin. United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson gave the commendation at the just concluded summit on global coalition working to defeat ISIS, held in Washington DC. Nigerian Students Attacked In…

VIDEOS: Africans In India Under Heavy Attack

Africans in India are currently under attack following a candlelight vigil held for a 16-year-old Indian teen who died in an apparent drug overdose. The attack on Africans in India which has led to the hospitalization of at least four persons with several others injured comes after the Indian police released five Nigerians suspected to……