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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs Notes Arrest of Its OfficialsThe Department of Home Affairs has noted the arrest of its officials at the Bei
Home Affairs Notes Arrest of Its Officials
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
The Department of Home Affairs has noted the arrest of its officials at the Beitbridge Port of Entry in Musina by the Directorate for Priority Crimes (DPCI) on Thursday, 26 May 2016. Four Home Affairs officials were apprehended during the operation... Read more
18h
AllAfrica.com
Police Arrest Home Affairs Employee for Fraud and CorruptionDepartment of Home Affairs offices (file photo). The Deputy Director at the De
Police Arrest Home Affairs Employee for Fraud and Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Department of Home Affairs offices (file photo). The Deputy Director at the Department of Home Affairs in Beit Bridge, Musina, a practising advocate and a police Warrant Officer stationed at Vehicle Investigation Section (VIS) in Beit Bridge and 12... Read more
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iol.co.za
US children remain ‘undesirable’and she has had to send her older daughter to the US to study because they have
US children remain ‘undesirable’
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
and she has had to send her older daughter to the US to study because they have been branded illegal immigrants. The Department of Home Affairs’ computer system reflects that the children were declared undesirable, even though they were told... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Home Affairs officials among 50 arrested at Beitbridge bordersuspects were arrested in a crime prevention operation between Home Affairs & t
Home Affairs officials among 50 arrested at Beitbridge border
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
suspects were arrested in a crime prevention operation between Home Affairs & the Hawks. Picture: Saps. Corruption,Department of Home Affairs JOHANNESBURG - Over 50 people, including Home Affairs officials, have been arrested for fraud and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs' Officials ArrestedDepartment of Home Affairs offices (file photo). Pretoria — The Department of
Home Affairs' Officials Arrested
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Department of Home Affairs offices (file photo). Pretoria — The Department of Home Affairs has noted the arrest of its officials at the Beitbridge Port of Entry, in Musina, by the Directorate for Priority Crimes (DPCI), on Thursday. Four Home... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Tourism minister welcomes relaxation of new visa regulationssays there was an immediate positive effect to the relaxation of strict new vis
Tourism minister welcomes relaxation of new visa regulations
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
says there was an immediate positive effect to the relaxation of strict new visa regulations introduced last year by the Department of Home Affairs. The move was met with relief by industry role players. Hanekom’s told the National Assembly his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Officials on Zimbabwe Border Face Corruption ChargesPretoria — The Deputy Director at the Department of Home Affairs in Beit Bridge
Officials on Zimbabwe Border Face Corruption Charges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria — The Deputy Director at the Department of Home Affairs in Beit Bridge, Musina, a practising advocate and a police Warrant Officer stationed at Vehicle Investigation Section (VIS) in Beit Bridge and 12 other officials; two immigration... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba Visits Lesotho Special Permit Centreis issued only to those Lesotho Citizens who are currently registered in the Na
Minister Malusi Gigaba Visits Lesotho Special Permit Centre
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
is issued only to those Lesotho Citizens who are currently registered in the National Population Register of Lesotho. The Department of Home Affairs has granted an amnesty to those in possession of fraudulently acquired documentation. During the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wife paid R700 for hit on husbandthe back of a bakkie. But the three made the mistake of hiring a taxi driver t
Wife paid R700 for hit on husband
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
the back of a bakkie. But the three made the mistake of hiring a taxi driver to drive the bakkie to a parking lot at the Department of Home Affairs in Alberton. The accused asked him to assist, as they did not have driving licences. He had no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'We Cannot Have an African Foreigner in Africa'market is infested with people who are involved in criminal activities, who are
'We Cannot Have an African Foreigner in Africa'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
market is infested with people who are involved in criminal activities, who are there illegally etc. Post-xenophobia, the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) was at the flea market (near the City Hall), ensuring that everybody who is operating a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Visas for African students made easierby the women’s rights organisation at the Victory Theatre in Houghton, Joburg,
Visas for African students made easier
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
by the women’s rights organisation at the Victory Theatre in Houghton, Joburg, participants included the Department of Home Affairs and immigration and human rights experts. Ronney Marhule from the Department of Home Affairs... Read more
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iol.co.za
Travails of the transgenderAlteration of Sex Description and Sex Status Act 2003, transgender citizens may
Travails of the transgender
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Alteration of Sex Description and Sex Status Act 2003, transgender citizens may apply to change their sex statuses with the Department of Home Affairs once they have undergone part of their transition. The requirements for the application include... Read more
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iol.co.za
An awkward reason for seeking refugee statusBatshi said. “It’s not necessarily a haven. Even though we serve 150 refugees,
An awkward reason for seeking refugee status
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Batshi said. “It’s not necessarily a haven. Even though we serve 150 refugees, there must be more. They might be scared of Department of Home Affairs officials, who have been known to be homophobic. They’ll apply under other reasons because they... Read more
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iol.co.za
Krecjir’s son implicated in escape plotsuspect in the murder of alleged Bedfordview drug dealer Sam Issa. However, De
Krecjir’s son implicated in escape plot
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
suspect in the murder of alleged Bedfordview drug dealer Sam Issa. However, Dennis is prevented from returning to South Africa by the Department of Home Affairs following a visit to the Czech Republic. The bail proceedings will continue on June... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Africa scores 44% in Amnesty 'Refugees Welcome' surveycitizens who take the refugee crisis personally‚” he said. In June last year t
South Africa scores 44% in Amnesty 'Refugees Welcome' survey
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
citizens who take the refugee crisis personally‚” he said. In June last year the Western Cape High Court criticised the Department of Home Affairs for its “systematic failure to comply with its procedural obligations” relating to an application... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
American killed at Camp's Bay hotel was strangled, assaultedBooth said Dougherty had been unable to extend his visa because he was in custo
American killed at Camp's Bay hotel was strangled, assaulted
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
Booth said Dougherty had been unable to extend his visa because he was in custody. "As much as he would want to go to the department of home affairs to deal with any issues of his status, he can’t." Magistrate Grant Engel said he would not attach... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call for Extension of Lesotho Special Permit DeadlineJune 2016 to 30 September 2016 to allow more Lesotho nationals to regularise th
Call for Extension of Lesotho Special Permit Deadline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
June 2016 to 30 September 2016 to allow more Lesotho nationals to regularise their stay in South Africa. According to the Department of Home Affairs, of the the 400,000 to 500,000 Lesotho nationals in South Africa, only 5,694 have successfully... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugees Allegedly Denied Social Grantsturned away from the Wynberg offices of the South African Social Security Agenc
Refugees Allegedly Denied Social Grants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
turned away from the Wynberg offices of the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA), in spite of a directive from the department of Home Affairs. Earlier this month, eight refugees complained to People Against Suffering, Oppression and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Cape Town Press Club Breakfast Briefingyou for inviting us to this very important interactive session where we get to
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Cape Town Press Club Breakfast Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
you for inviting us to this very important interactive session where we get to share ideas on how the better to build a Department of Home Affairs that responds to the needs of its clients, both South African citizens as well as foreign... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
O'Sullivan trial continues in June NPALondon with his daughters from OR Tambo International Airport in April. The Ha
O'Sullivan trial continues in June NPA
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
London with his daughters from OR Tambo International Airport in April. The Hawks nabbed him following a tip-off from the Department of Home Affairs that someone was travelling on multiple passports. O'Sullivan was released on R20 000 bail. One... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Occupation of Department of Social Development Centre Build Five Years Agodemands answers from the KZN MEC of Social Development, Weziwe Thusi as to why
No Occupation of Department of Social Development Centre Build Five Years Ago
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
demands answers from the KZN MEC of Social Development, Weziwe Thusi as to why the Department of Social Development and Department of Home Affairs centre which was built at Upper Nseleni more than five years ago still has not opened its doors to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu Demands That Indian Workers Be Sent Out of South Africa2016 and stop the jobs from continuing until SA workers are employed. We are n
Cosatu Demands That Indian Workers Be Sent Out of South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
2016 and stop the jobs from continuing until SA workers are employed. We are not being xenophobic, but we are defending our jobs and our livelihoods in South Africa. The Department of Home Affairs must deal with this problem as a matter of urg... Read more
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iol.co.za
Africa’s top 10 travel destinationsand can be applied for at your nearest South African mission or consulate. For
Africa’s top 10 travel destinations
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
and can be applied for at your nearest South African mission or consulate. For more information, visit the South African Department of Home Affairs. Also note that a full unabridged birth certificate is required when travelling with children... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cops forced me to confess: domesticknow her co-accused or the fourth person, a foreign national. When it was put
Cops forced me to confess: domestic
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
know her co-accused or the fourth person, a foreign national. When it was put to her that the State could check with the Department of Home Affairs on her marital status, Mteki then admitted to knowing the man, saying she had helped him get... Read more
18d
Eye Witness News
Yasiin Bey mum on court case, but says he's happy in SAin South Africa. Last week, the rapper had to cancel a tour to Denmark and Swe
Yasiin Bey mum on court case, but says he's happy in SA
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
in South Africa. Last week, the rapper had to cancel a tour to Denmark and Sweden due to his on-going legal battle. His lawyers are hoping to convince the Department of Home Affairs and prosecutors to drop charges. (Edited by Winnie Thel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DHA and DoL Brief Committee On Work Permits for Foreign Nationalsthat these foreign nationals struggled to get extensions to their work permits.
DHA and DoL Brief Committee On Work Permits for Foreign Nationals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
that these foreign nationals struggled to get extensions to their work permits. She wanted to know why this was so. Department of Home Affairs (DHA) Chief Director: Immigration, Mr Muderi Mathews, told the Committee that general work permits... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Home Affairs grants amnesty to Basotho nationals living in SA illegallyBasotho nationals living in SA to apply for a special permit. Picture: Chrsta
Home Affairs grants amnesty to Basotho nationals living in SA illegally
Eye Witness News / Posted 19 days ago
Basotho nationals living in SA to apply for a special permit. Picture: Chrsta Eybers/EWN Home Affairs,Malusi Gigaba,Department of Home Affairs,Lesotho,Basothos JOHANNESBURG – The Home Affairs Department has granted amnesty to Basotho... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Low Application Numbers for Lesotho Special Permitwho have applied to formalise their status in the country. Since the Lesotho S
Low Application Numbers for Lesotho Special Permit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
who have applied to formalise their status in the country. Since the Lesotho Special Permit (LSP) was announced by the Department of Home Affairs in March this year, the Lesotho Special Permit Centre in Midrand has received just over 5 000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba Visits Lesotho Special Permit Application Centre in Midrandas well as interact with applicants. The Centre is administered by the Visa Fac
Minister Malusi Gigaba Visits Lesotho Special Permit Application Centre in Midrand
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
as well as interact with applicants. The Centre is administered by the Visa Facilitation Services (VFS) on behalf of the Department of Home Affairs. The purpose of the Lesotho Special Permit isto regularise the stay of Lesotho nationals... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Minister Gigaba urges Lesotho nationals in SA to apply for special permit to stay on legallyThe Department of Home Affairs has given Lesotho nationals living in South Afri
Minister Gigaba urges Lesotho nationals in SA to apply for special permit to stay on legally
Daily Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
The Department of Home Affairs has given Lesotho nationals living in South Africa illegally‚ a chance to apply for a special permit until 2019. Speaking during a visit to the Lesotho Special Permit Centre in Midrand‚ Johannesburg‚ on Tuesday‚ Home... Read more
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20d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Minister Gigaba urges Lesotho nationals in SA to apply for special permit to stay on legallywill be facilitated online on the Visa Facilitation Services Global website‚ bu
Minister Gigaba urges Lesotho nationals in SA to apply for special permit to stay on legally
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
will be facilitated online on the Visa Facilitation Services Global website‚ but the adjudication will be handled by the SA department of Home Affairs. CEO of VFS Global‚ Jiten Vyas‚ said the company was ready to handle the applications. "We are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Children of Immigrants Face Expulsion From Eastern Cape Schoolsme. I was shocked. All my children were born here at Uitenhage hospital. I have
Children of Immigrants Face Expulsion From Eastern Cape Schools
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
me. I was shocked. All my children were born here at Uitenhage hospital. I have been here for 19 years." Osman said the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) has let him down badly. "I have been at Home Affairs several times and all attempts to get... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
O'Sullivan passport case back in courtwas about to fly out to London with his daughters on April 2 when the Hawks swo
O'Sullivan passport case back in court
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
was about to fly out to London with his daughters on April 2 when the Hawks swooped on an apparent tip-off from the Department of Home Affairs that someone was travelling on multiple passports. Following his arrest, O'Sullivan also opened a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hearing of Contempt of Court Charge Against Home Affairs PostponedThe case between the Department of Home Affairs and immigration lawyers, who ar
Hearing of Contempt of Court Charge Against Home Affairs Postponed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
The case between the Department of Home Affairs and immigration lawyers, who are accusing the department of being in contempt of a High Court order, has been postponed to next month. The case arose after Home Affairs withdrew an instruction allowing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Derek Hanekom - Tourism Dept Budget Vote Speech 2016India has a booming outbound travel market and has massive growth potential for
Minister Derek Hanekom - Tourism Dept Budget Vote Speech 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
India has a booming outbound travel market and has massive growth potential for South Africa. We will work closely with the Department of Home Affairs to find a solution to this challenge. In allocating its budget, the Department focuses on key... Read more
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iol.co.za
Divorce blunder shocks KZN manon the form,” said Pillay, A court employee who did not want to be named said
Divorce blunder shocks KZN man
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
on the form,” said Pillay, A court employee who did not want to be named said it is important that people double-check the information on orders and other documents. The Department of Home Affairs had not responded to calls for comment by deadl... Read more

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