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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs Responds to Media Reports On Staff Travellingprocesses unfortunate and also regret that an administration matter is being us
Home Affairs Responds to Media Reports On Staff Travelling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
processes unfortunate and also regret that an administration matter is being used to defame the Minister. The Department of Home Affairs is among the departments supporting fully the cost-cutting measures that are in place... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Max Price’s plea to students – ‘Don’t sacrifice your futures’said the university is anticipating the possibility of having to postpone the a
Max Price’s plea to students – ‘Don’t sacrifice your futures’
Daily Maverick / Posted 21 hours ago
said the university is anticipating the possibility of having to postpone the academic year and has reached out to the Department of Home Affairs asking for a blanket extension for the study visas of international students. Price and other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Naledi Pandor - Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster Media Briefinghave been working together to ease the regulations to support increased arrival
Minister Naledi Pandor - Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster Media Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
have been working together to ease the regulations to support increased arrivals of tourists to our beautiful country. The Department of Home Affairs has introduced new technology such as biometrics at some ports of entry to ensure ease of passage... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Madiba's Prison Cell Replica Unveiled in Mitchells Plainto help them engage in a future that is different from this past that is better
Madiba's Prison Cell Replica Unveiled in Mitchells Plain
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to help them engage in a future that is different from this past that is better than where we are coming from. "We as the Department of Home Affairs, though not being the Department of Arts and Culture, are equally responsible for the preservation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New DG for State Securitycapacities such as the DDG of Operations in the former National Intelligence Ag
New DG for State Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
capacities such as the DDG of Operations in the former National Intelligence Agency (NIA), as well as DDG in the Department of Home Affairs responsible for Immigration Services. Minister Mahlobo said Fraser brings with him immense... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA questions new spy boss’ involvement in leaking Spy Tapescapacities that culminated in his appointment as the DDG: Operations in the for
DA questions new spy boss’ involvement in leaking Spy Tapes
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
capacities that culminated in his appointment as the DDG: Operations in the former NIA. “He also served as a DDG in the Department of Home Affairs responsible for Immigration Services. He brings with him immense understanding and knowledge of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Funeral industry ombudsman could expose grim conduct if appointedthan 10km away; and exorbitant fees charged by service providers for the regist
Funeral industry ombudsman could expose grim conduct if appointed
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
than 10km away; and exorbitant fees charged by service providers for the registration of a death, a free service at the Department of Home Affairs. Rousseau said the proposed code of conduct would protect poorer communities, the most affected by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mandela's Cell Becomes a Moving History On the Movethrough to achieve the future. That is more important." The replica forms part
Mandela's Cell Becomes a Moving History On the Move
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
through to achieve the future. That is more important." The replica forms part of a Heritage Month campaign, led by the Department of Home Affairs, themed "Madiba, the Good Citizen". It aims to encourage pupils to value the rights and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mandela's cell becomes a moving history on the movethrough to achieve the future. That is more important." The replica forms part
Mandela's cell becomes a moving history on the move
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
through to achieve the future. That is more important." The replica forms part of a Heritage Month campaign, led by the Department of Home Affairs, themed "Madiba, the Good Citizen". It aims to encourage pupils to value the rights and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Africa has new spy bossin his appointment as the DDG: Operations in the former National Intelligence A
South Africa has new spy boss
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
in his appointment as the DDG: Operations in the former National Intelligence Agency (NIA). He also served as a DDG in the Department of Home Affairs responsible for Immigration Services. He brings with him immense understanding and knowledge of... Read more
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iol.co.za
UK pensioner killer gets bail in SA for theftGalley told the court that he intended pleading guilty to the theft of the knee
UK pensioner killer gets bail in SA for theft
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Galley told the court that he intended pleading guilty to the theft of the knee board but that he would plead not guilty to stealing the saddle. The State had opposed bail for the unemployed Galley with Prosecutor Adele Clive telling the court that... Read more
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iol.co.za
No extension for Basotho LSPtheir worker to take time off to go and apply.” He said VFS Global, the visa a
No extension for Basotho LSP
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
their worker to take time off to go and apply.” He said VFS Global, the visa application contractor appointed by the department of home affairs, had also received the requests for an extension and that feedback had been conveyed to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Joins Global Human Trafficking ProgrammePretoria — The Department of Home Affairs has partnered with the European Union
SA Joins Global Human Trafficking Programme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Pretoria — The Department of Home Affairs has partnered with the European Union and the UN Office on Drugs and Crime to address trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants in South Africa. "Human trafficking and smuggling of migrants too often... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Launch of Cooperation ProgrammeDemoz UN Office of Drugs and Crime Regional Representative in Southern Africa,
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Launch of Cooperation Programme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Demoz UN Office of Drugs and Crime Regional Representative in Southern Africa, Ms. Zhuldyz Akisheva It is the view of the Department of Home Affairs that if managed effectively, international migration is a largely positive phenomenon, which can... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Strikes Down Home Affairs Directive On Asylum Seekers and Refugeestime questions are asked why the department continues to waste taxpayer's money
Court Strikes Down Home Affairs Directive On Asylum Seekers and Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
time questions are asked why the department continues to waste taxpayer's money" with fruitless litigation, says lawyer A Department of Home Affairs rule that asylum seekers and refugees may only apply for temporary or permanent residence if they... Read more
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iol.co.za
Man’s Home Affairs nightmare after sex changeLombard has struggled for nearly three decades to get the Department of Home Af
Man’s Home Affairs nightmare after sex change
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Lombard has struggled for nearly three decades to get the Department of Home Affairs to reflect the new sex on his ID. However, he found justice this week when the Gauteng High Court, Pretoria, eventually ordered the department to reflect his sex as... Read more
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iol.co.za
Man who used to be a woman finally wins ID battleThe court this week gave the Department of Home Affairs 20 days to reflect his
Man who used to be a woman finally wins ID battle
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
The court this week gave the Department of Home Affairs 20 days to reflect his gender as male on his ID document, together with a new picture reflecting that he is now a man. Lombard was either ignored b the department over the years, or he was told... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Botswana government deports 'pastor of hate' Steven Andersonand unapologetically homophobic, Anderson was prohibited by the South African g
Botswana government deports 'pastor of hate' Steven Anderson
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
and unapologetically homophobic, Anderson was prohibited by the South African government from entering the country by the department of home affairs, after LGBTI rights activists across the country collected more than 60 000 signatures from people... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
SA boy may be deported from Ozto Australia. He approached the Children's Court in Durban in March 2010 to sto
SA boy may be deported from Oz
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
to Australia. He approached the Children's Court in Durban in March 2010 to stop her leaving with the child by asking the Department of Home Affairs to block the child's exit. He was granted the order, but it was not implemented... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Members of anti-gay pastor's church try to enter SA- Three members of anti-gay American pastor Steven Anderson's church have been
Members of anti-gay pastor's church try to enter SA
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
- Three members of anti-gay American pastor Steven Anderson's church have been prevented from entering the country, the Department of Home Affairs says. They were stopped earlier on Saturday, department spokesperson Mayihlome Tshwete told... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Judge stops bail of suspect Capitec Bank robber in lengthy judgmentCapitec bank has partnered with the department of home affairs to beat financia
Judge stops bail of suspect Capitec Bank robber in lengthy judgment
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Capitec bank has partnered with the department of home affairs to beat financial fraud. (Duncan Alfreds, Fin24) Pietermaritzburg - High court Judge Rishi Seegobin started his judgment in the trial of three men facing multiple counts arising from an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deadline for Lesotho Permit Applications LoomsPretoria — With only 16 days to go, the Department of Home Affairs has urged Ba
Deadline for Lesotho Permit Applications Looms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Pretoria — With only 16 days to go, the Department of Home Affairs has urged Basotho nationals to apply for SA-issued Lesotho Special Permits (LSP) before 30 September. According to the department, there will be no further extension. The initial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs On Hoax Article About DNA Requirements for Birth RegistrationMedia statement regarding hoax online article on DNA requirements for birth reg
Home Affairs On Hoax Article About DNA Requirements for Birth Registration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Media statement regarding hoax online article on DNA requirements for birth registration The Department of Home Affairs has noted a hoax article in the social media space purported to emanate from an interview conducted with Minister Malusi Gigaba... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs Sets Record Straight On DNA Testing ClaimsPretoria — The Department of Home Affairs has condemned a hoax article that cla
Home Affairs Sets Record Straight On DNA Testing Claims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Pretoria — The Department of Home Affairs has condemned a hoax article that claims parents will be compelled to do DNA tests for the registration of new births. The hoax article reportedly emanates from an interview conducted with Home Affairs... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sita Briefs Committees On It Services At Home Affairsand Postal Services to receive a briefing by the State Information Technology A
Sita Briefs Committees On It Services At Home Affairs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
and Postal Services to receive a briefing by the State Information Technology Agency on services offered to the Department of Home Affairs. This meeting is to address and find lasting solutions to IT challenges that impact the services... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Gagaba Allays Fears Regarding BMA Billwithin a cooperative framework that is aimed at safeguarding the country's bord
Minister Gagaba Allays Fears Regarding BMA Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
within a cooperative framework that is aimed at safeguarding the country's borders. Meanwhile, the Committee notes the decision by the Department of Home Affairs to prohibit United States-based Pastor Steven Anderson from entering th... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fierce opposition in Muslim marriages caseon the points raised by Omar, and there was a general agreement with his points
Fierce opposition in Muslim marriages case
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
on the points raised by Omar, and there was a general agreement with his points. Advocate Anwar Albertus, representing the Department of Home Affairs, argued there was no constitutional obligation on the State respondents to pass legislation the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Victim to identity theftdocument and a Sassa card to get hold of her old age grant. She approached Expr
Victim to identity theft
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
document and a Sassa card to get hold of her old age grant. She approached Express Northern Cape and after that the Department of Home Affairs and Sassa assisted her with new cards. Photo: Boipelo Mere LYDIA MALEHO (67) was smiling from ear... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tutu Back Home After SurgeryMpho's same-sex marriage to Marceline Van Furth recently. Comment was not imme
Tutu Back Home After Surgery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Mpho's same-sex marriage to Marceline Van Furth recently. Comment was not immediately available from the family on the latter topic. The Department of Home Affairs banned Anderson, who was due to visit SA, from entering the country earlier this we... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Tutu back home after surgeryMpho's same-sex marriage to Marceline Van Furth recently. Comment was not imme
Tutu back home after surgery
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Mpho's same-sex marriage to Marceline Van Furth recently. Comment was not immediately available from the family on the latter topic. The Department of Home Affairs banned Anderson, who was due to visit SA, from entering the country earlier this we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament On Illegal Mining Activitiesdiscovered that foreign nationals make up a large proportion of those participa
Parliament On Illegal Mining Activities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
discovered that foreign nationals make up a large proportion of those participating in illegal mining, and calls on the Department of Home Affairs to strengthen security at all ports of entry. Mr Luzipo said that since illegal mining does not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somali Refugee in SA - 'I Sometimes Go Crazy Because of Home Affairs in This Country'has been living in South Africa for the past few years but has had many problem
Somali Refugee in SA - 'I Sometimes Go Crazy Because of Home Affairs in This Country'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
has been living in South Africa for the past few years but has had many problems with renewing his refugee status at the Department of Home Affairs offices. He spoke The Daily Vox about his struggles with his applications. I am a part of the UJ... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Barring anti-gay pastor ‘a clear stand against hate and prejudice’in South Africa‚” a statement from the HCWG‚ a network of civil society organis
Barring anti-gay pastor ‘a clear stand against hate and prejudice’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 15 days ago
in South Africa‚” a statement from the HCWG‚ a network of civil society organisations‚ said. “We wish to thank the Department of Home Affairs‚ and the South African government‚ for taking the concerns of civil society‚ the LGBTI and other... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SA Human Rights Commission happy with barring of anti-gay pastorAct even though he had not yet entered the country. "Following on these discus
SA Human Rights Commission happy with barring of anti-gay pastor
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
Act even though he had not yet entered the country. "Following on these discussions, the commission is heartened that the Department of Home Affairs has taken proactive steps to protect the rights of persons in our country and to advance the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘Allowing anti-gay Pastor Anderson into SA diminishes work on equal rights’ The Department of Home Affairs has decided to ban Pastor Stephen Anderson fro
‘Allowing anti-gay Pastor Anderson into SA diminishes work on equal rights’
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
The Department of Home Affairs has decided to ban Pastor Stephen Anderson from entering SA. FILE: American pastor, Steven Anderson. Picture: Screengrab via YouTube. Malusi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Illegal Mining Activities of Serious Concern to Mineral Resources Committeediscovered that foreign nationals make up a large proportion of those participa
Illegal Mining Activities of Serious Concern to Mineral Resources Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
discovered that foreign nationals make up a large proportion of those participating in illegal mining, and calls on the Department of Home Affairs to strengthen security at all ports of entry. Mr Luzipo said that since illegal mining does not... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Parliamentarians want border security and mines to stop zama zamasoperations. “…Foreign nationals make up a large proportion of those participat
Parliamentarians want border security and mines to stop zama zamas
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 15 days ago
operations. “…Foreign nationals make up a large proportion of those participating in illegal mining‚ and calls on the Department of Home Affairs to strengthen security at all ports of entry‚” the committee said. Luzipo said that since illegal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Homophobic US Pastor Steven Anderson Won't Be Given Visachurch are prohibited from entering the Republic of South Africa," Gigaba annou
Homophobic US Pastor Steven Anderson Won't Be Given Visa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
church are prohibited from entering the Republic of South Africa," Gigaba announced in Parliament on Tuesday morning. The Department of Home Affairs Department has previously promised to act if Anderson 'spews hate speech' on South African soil,... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The law, the homophobic pastor of hate, and why Malusi Gigaba barred him from SAThe department of home affairs earlier this month nodded its head, granting hom
The law, the homophobic pastor of hate, and why Malusi Gigaba barred him from SA
Mail & Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
The department of home affairs earlier this month nodded its head, granting homophobic American pastor Steven Anderson entry into South Africa. But a few documents later, some outrage from LGBTI activists and a review of the law led Malusi Gigaba to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gay-bashing pastor refused entry to SA(lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) groups also managed to secur
Gay-bashing pastor refused entry to SA
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
(lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) groups also managed to secure 60 000 signature petitions asking the Department of Home Affairs to deny him entry into the country. Initially, the home affairs department said that it would be... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Homophobic US pastor Steven Anderson won't be allowed in SAchurch are prohibited from entering the Republic of South Africa,'' Gigaba anno
Homophobic US pastor Steven Anderson won't be allowed in SA
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
church are prohibited from entering the Republic of South Africa,'' Gigaba announced in Parliament on Tuesday morning. The Department of Home Affairs Department has previously promised to act if Anderson 'spews hate speech' on South African soil,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Border Management Authority Bill Public Hearings On Committee's Agendaof the law-making process, which allows the public and interested stakeholders
Border Management Authority Bill Public Hearings On Committee's Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
of the law-making process, which allows the public and interested stakeholders to actively participate in making laws. The Department of Home Affairs, the National Treasury and the South African Police Service will first be afforded the opportunity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Border Management Agency Will Weaken and Undermine the Role of the Public ServiceManagement Authority Bill. This is a bill that is meant to formalise the format
The Border Management Agency Will Weaken and Undermine the Role of the Public Service
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Management Authority Bill. This is a bill that is meant to formalise the formation of the Border Management Agency by the department of Home Affairs, working with other departments. This agency is allegedly meant to police our porous borders.... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
SA says detention of 9 Zim nationals legalwho were returning to their home country in a minibus taxi last month was lawfu
SA says detention of 9 Zim nationals legal
New Zimbabwe / Posted 16 days ago
who were returning to their home country in a minibus taxi last month was lawful, as they were undocumented, the department of home affairs has said. The nine “illegal foreigners”, arrested on August 21, are being held in De Aar, in the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gigaba to announce decision on US anti-gay pastor's visit to SAvisit”. “Pastor Anderson has been accused of hate speech against the LGBTI com
Gigaba to announce decision on US anti-gay pastor's visit to SA
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 days ago
visit”. “Pastor Anderson has been accused of hate speech against the LGBTI community‚” the statement said. On Friday ‚ the Department of Home Affairs said it was still deliberating on the issue‚ after Anglican Archbishop Emeritus Njongonkulu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Church Group Fears LGBT Hatred 'May Be Spread Here' By US Pastorbut have eternal life'." Anderson will be allowed to visit South Africa to pre
Church Group Fears LGBT Hatred 'May Be Spread Here' By US Pastor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
but have eternal life'." Anderson will be allowed to visit South Africa to preach on the condition that he "behaves", the Department of Home Affairs said on Monday. This followed a meeting earlier on Monday with the SA Human Rights Commission and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Father takes Home Affairs to court after fighting to register son's birth for five yearsFor the past five years his father has tried to register his birth with the Dep
Father takes Home Affairs to court after fighting to register son's birth for five years
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 days ago
For the past five years his father has tried to register his birth with the Department of Home Affairs and now - with the Centre for Child Law - he and his son have approached the courts. They are asking the Pretoria High Court to declare sections... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gigaba launches paperless system at Marabastad refugee centrea cause of concern for years due to continued allegations of fraud and corrupti
Gigaba launches paperless system at Marabastad refugee centre
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
a cause of concern for years due to continued allegations of fraud and corruption, as well as human rights violations. The Department of Home Affairs believes the introduction of automated systems at the Marabastad centre will eradicate long queues... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Will the ‘I dos’ wane as registers dry upafter the wedding. Couples planning to get married this spring may be forced t
Will the ‘I dos’ wane as registers dry up
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
after the wedding. Couples planning to get married this spring may be forced to postpone their wedding ceremonies, as the department of home affairs is experiencing a countrywide shortage of marriage registers. Since May 2016, marriage officers... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Homophobic US pastor 'may spread hate here' says regretful SA church groupeternal life’.” SA visitAnderson will be allowed to visit South Africa to prea
Homophobic US pastor 'may spread hate here' says regretful SA church group
Mail & Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
eternal life’.” SA visitAnderson will be allowed to visit South Africa to preach on the condition that he “behaves”, the Department of Home Affairs said on Monday. This followed a meeting earlier on Monday with the SA Human Rights Commission and... Read more
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