Departments of Home Affairs and Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs are briefed by SALGA and the Mayors of Joburg and Ekurhuleni on illegal migration and how to prevent xenophobia.
South Africa and Nigeria have vowed to work together to address challenges facing the two countries.
International Relations Minister Naledi Pandor says the recent attacks mostly on foreign nationals must not become a defining moment for South Africa. Pandor was speaking in New York upon her arrival for the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has dismissed claims that South Africans are xenophobic.
South Africa’s delegation to the United Nations General Assembly in New York will be at pains to dispel views that South Africa is xenophobic.