News reaching us indicates that the South African high commission has shut down operations in the country. 

Mr. Lunga Ngqengelele of South Africa’s department of international relations and co-operations, told ENCA, a South African broadcaster, that the high commission is temporarily shutting down following reports of attempted attacks on it. He also stated that the South African is doing all it can to ensure that its staff are well protected from any perceived attack.

Several businesses in Nigeria owned by south Africa have come under attacks in the past few days.

More details about this development to come shortly.