Doctors say the funds spent on airport checks would be better used to stop Ebola at its source.
The World Health Organisation has declared Nigeria Ebola-free after the country managed to contain cases of the deadly virus.
Exactly how much of Nigeria's $510bn GDP megachurches make up is difficult to assess, since they are, like the oil sector, largely opaque entities.
Nigeria accuses SA of blocking a legal arms purchase and threatens retaliation against telecoms giant MTN, in particular, if the spat is not resolved.
The levels of poverty and corruption are on the increase and national security remains a worry in Nigeria, 54 years after independence.
The Bible warns about false prophets, yet charismatic pastors such as TB Joshua are amassing fortunes from exploiting the poor and desperate.
Tests on new experimental drugs to treat the Ebola virus, which has claimed 3000 lives this year, is being welcomed.
Scaffolding for hire is just a small sign of a large informal industry.
While Nigeria's president has declared his country Ebola-free, 1.2-million people have been affected by a quarantine in Sierra Leone.
Six people who were injured in the fatal accident have been released from an SA hospital and have been cleared of any dangerous infections.
Kwanele Sosibo asks whether the spiritual healer has capitalised on his 'talent' by the increasing need for a more renewed approach to Christianity.
Twenty-six South African survivors from the deadly church collapse in Nigeria are back home, officials say.
A plane carrying survivors from the church collapse in Nigeria was expected to arrive in South Africa at 7am, but officials say it has been delayed.
TB Joshua’s church has turned from attacking potential rescuers to helping them. So has Nigeria's government but it’s a case of too little too late.
President Goodluck Jonathan has vowed to investigate the cause of a building collapse, which has left at least 86 dead.
The EFF's Floyd Shivambu gives Cyril Ramaphosa the bird, Oscar outruns a murder rap, and the Scots choose between Mel Gibson and Ron Weasley.
In 2011, "prophet" TB Joshua was third on the Forbes list of Nigeria's five richest pastors with a net worth estimated at close to $15-million.
The death toll of South Africans in Nigeria's deadly church collapse has risen to 84, amid tensions between the two countries over rescue missions.
Confusion reigns over the death toll and Nigeria refuses to allow South African search teams access to the site of the collapsed church building.