LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigerian police plan to boost security at embassies and foreign businesses in the country in the wake of violence targeted at South African-owned companies, the police said on Wednesday.
Violence erupted in Nigeria against South African companies in retaliation for attacks on Nigerians and other Africans in South Africa aimed at foreign-owned businesses.
MTN, and Shoprite closed their stores in Nigeria on Wednesday.
Reporting by Libby George; Writing by Chijioke Ohuocha; Editing by Hugh Lawson
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