No Wild Celebration Should Super Eagles Win S.Africa -Nigerian High Commission Warns Nigerians

Date: 05-02-2024 9:26 pm (2 months ago) | Author: kacy lee
- at 5-02-2024 09:26 PM (2 months ago)
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Nigerians in South Africa have been warned to be mindful of where they watch the semi final African Cup of Nations (AFCON) clash between Super Eagles and Bafana Bafana and to equally refrain from wild celebrations should the match be won by the Nigerian national team.

The warning was issued in a statement titled: ‘Advisory on Safe Conduct for Nigerians in South Africa Before, During and After 2024 AFCON Match Between Super Eagles and Bafana Bafana’ issued by Nigeria’s High Commission in South Africa.

The statement read: “The attention of the Nigeria High Commission Pretoria has been drawn to potentially inflammatory online comments made by a section of South African citizens against Nigerians living in host country, largely influenced by the upcoming 2024 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) semi-final match between the Super Eagles and the Bafana Bafana on Wednesday 7th February 2024.

“Most of the comments consist of veiled threats against ‘Nigerians cooking jollof rice’ before the match, and ‘showing pepper to Nigerians if the Bafana Bafana lose to Super Eagles’, among others.

“In this regard, the High Commission hereby advises the Nigerian community to be watchful of their utterances, be mindful of where they choose to watch the match especially in public places, and refrain from engaging in loud, riotous or provocative celebrations should the Super Eagles win the match.

“Additionally, Nigerians should maintain the good conduct they are known for, and be law abiding before, during and after the match. Should any provocations arise, they should not be reciprocated but reported to the appropriate authorities.”


Posted: at 5-02-2024 09:26 PM (2 months ago) | Addicted Hero
- Bebold at 5-02-2024 09:39 PM (2 months ago)
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lol but wild celebrations if they win
Posted: at 5-02-2024 09:39 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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- fineboy77 at 5-02-2024 10:31 PM (2 months ago)
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Let them celebrate. What is all this?

Posted: at 5-02-2024 10:31 PM (2 months ago) | Addicted Hero
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- gogoman at 5-02-2024 10:41 PM (2 months ago)
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lol SA boys go kill plenty
Posted: at 5-02-2024 10:41 PM (2 months ago) | Grande Master
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- 419EXHBT at 5-02-2024 10:42 PM (2 months ago)
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Fowl wey no hear shrrr, him go hear stone.
Posted: at 5-02-2024 10:42 PM (2 months ago) | Upcoming
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- Panaki at 6-02-2024 12:03 AM (2 months ago)
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Nigerians in South Africa should be careful of that Operation Dudula country.
Let's remind them they don't have monopoly of violence.
I'm sure they'll remember they have Shoprite here too.
Posted: at 6-02-2024 12:03 AM (2 months ago) | Upcoming
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- Bebold at 6-02-2024 01:33 PM (2 months ago)
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So like this now we Dey fear to celebrate joyfully over SA chai giant of africa
Posted: at 6-02-2024 01:33 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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