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Here’s the list of Nigerians killed in South Africa in 2017

Many Nigerians have been killed in South Africa, with a few killed by the South Africa Policemen. A few others were assassinated.

However, it has been recorded that 116 Nigerians have been killed in South Africa since last two years. brings you list of Nigerians that have been killed in South Africa this year:


*It was reported on January 1, 2017, that one Victor Nnadi (native of Orlu in Imo state) was suffocated to death on Thursday by the metropolitan police in Cape Town.


*Mr Chinedu Eze,35 years old was shot on April 25,2017, in Cape prolince in South Africa during an argument over cell phone.


*Unidentified assailants shot Mr Ernest Ughakwesili. The 42-year-old, who is a native of Nkpor, Anambra state, was shot in  a night club at Strand area of Cape Town on Sunday May 7, 2017.


*A 35 year old Nigerian business man was killed on July 26, 2017, at Mokopane town, Limpopo province by operatives of a private security firm.


*Two men were killed on Friday, July 28, 2017, at different areas of Johannesburg.


*August 17,2017, Mr Uchenna Eloh from Eziagu in Enugu state, was killed in the Western Cape province in South Africa. Eloh was strangled to death by South Africa Police men.


*October 5, 2017: The news agency reported that Jelili Omoyele, a 35 year old cellular phone technician was shot dead at Doornfontein, near Johannesburg in South Africa.


*25 year old Ibrahim Badmus a native of Lagos state was killed by a South African  police officer on October 10, 2017, at Vaal Vereniging near Johannesburg in South Africa.


– Shukurat Alimi for encomium


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