The attacks launched on Nigerians in South Africa has extended to South African companies in Nigeria.
Nigerians are currently filled with fury after several reports of killings in South Africa from the last 24 hours. Many enraged Nigerians have taken it upon themselves to boycott South African services and products.
Reports had it that the Shoprite branch in Lekki is currently under attack by angry Lagosians, which has also resulted in the death of a civilian who was shot to death by the Nigerian Police.
— BOYFRIEND No2 (@Akupiper) September 3, 2019
Burning police vehicles in Lekki Jakande pic.twitter.com/TQSaZFP1bR
— I follow back (@iam_ddr) September 3, 2019
Happening now at Jakande estate lekki. Shop rite pic.twitter.com/pruYX2Heir
— akinjo moses (@moscorine) September 3, 2019
Shop rite lekki is currently on fire.
— Mayor of oau (@hanjeeh13) September 3, 2019
Pandemonium around Lekki/Jakande right now. Violence is not the answer. Share so others can be informed. 🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/vyKqu9llQG
— POPCENTRAL TV (@popcentraltv) September 3, 2019
Happening rn at Lekki 3rd Roundabout. What we wouldn’t have is Nigerians killing Nigerians working in South African established businesses like Shoprite, MTN etc. This is senseless. #SayNoToXenophobicAttacks #StopXenophobicAttacks #StopXenophobia but also stop killing ourselves. pic.twitter.com/33Tgx3deZC
— YG: Blvck Apron (@SamuelOtigba) September 3, 2019
Happening live at Shoprite Lekki. pic.twitter.com/6Q8O5Ls4AI
— IG: infobasenaija #BBNaija (@odion_peters) September 3, 2019
— SubDeliveryZone (@SubDeliveryZone) September 3, 2019
— Yinka Ogunnubi (@yinkanubi) September 3, 2019
Nigerians disrupting the operations of Shoprite at their Lekki Match. 4 police trucks had to be deployed there to stop the revolt. They also had to close the mall.
Those involved in the act reportedly lost their family members to xenophobic attacks in South Africa. pic.twitter.com/eFOFQrDZS7
— Isima (@IsimaOdeh) September 3, 2019
"@MisterRedefined: Happening Now: Angry women disrupt sales at Shoprite #CircleMall Lekki in retaliation to the ongoing #XenophobicAttack against Nigerians and other Africans in #SouthAfrica#Xenophobia #XenophobicAttacks pic.twitter.com/QhUWT5ZSfT
— GIDITRAFFIC (@Gidi_Traffic) September 3, 2019
— OC Emmanuel (@eonyeokeh) September 3, 2019