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AllAfrica.com
Countdown to 2016 Local Electionsprinting approximately 73.9 million copies of ballot papers to ensure sufficien
Countdown to 2016 Local Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
printing approximately 73.9 million copies of ballot papers to ensure sufficient ballots for all voters," it said. The Department of Home affairs has also urged all citizens to ensure they have valid identity documents to enable them to vote.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Ready for Local Electionsof outreach activities will be conducted in various municipalities across the c
Government Ready for Local Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of outreach activities will be conducted in various municipalities across the country to ensure a safe election. The Department of Home affairs has, meanwhile, urged all citizens to ensure they have valid identity documents to enable them to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Media Briefing On Home Affairs Readiness for the 2016 Local Government ElectionsMalusi Gigaba at the Media Briefing on Home Affairs Readiness for the 2016 Loca
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Media Briefing On Home Affairs Readiness for the 2016 Local Government Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Malusi Gigaba at the Media Briefing on Home Affairs Readiness for the 2016 Local Government Elections: Pretoria The Department of Home Affairs has a constitutional mandate to ensure all South Africans, 16 years and above, acquire the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs Extends Working Hoursbook or smart ID cards. Voters will need their IDs to be able to vote in the 2
Home Affairs Extends Working Hours
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
book or smart ID cards. Voters will need their IDs to be able to vote in the 2016 Municipal Elections on 3 August. "The Department of Home Affairs has a constitutional mandate to ensure all South Africans, 16 years and above, acquire the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Why barriers to a pan-African passport may be insurmountablerun counter to national legislation. South Africa’s green paper on internationa
Why barriers to a pan-African passport may be insurmountable
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
run counter to national legislation. South Africa’s green paper on international migration, issued by the South African Department of Home Affairs on the adoption of the African passport affirms that: South Africa fully supports the vision of... Read more
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Quartz
The barriers to a pan-African passport may be insurmountablerun counter to national legislation. South Africa’s green paper on internationa
The barriers to a pan-African passport may be insurmountable
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
run counter to national legislation. South Africa’s green paper on international migration, issued by the South African Department of Home Affairs on the adoption of the African passport affirms that: South Africa fully supports the vision of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kilimanjaro tragedy: The inside storyat the Nelson Mandela Foundation Neeran Naidoo said they were talking to the So
Kilimanjaro tragedy: The inside story
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
at the Nelson Mandela Foundation Neeran Naidoo said they were talking to the South African embassy in Tanzania and to the Department of Home Affairs so that Zulu’s body could be brought home. He said the foundation’s chief executive, Sello Hatang,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Don't allow anti-gay US pastor into SA'Anderson entering the country had already been signed by more than 6 000 people
'Don't allow anti-gay US pastor into SA'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
Anderson entering the country had already been signed by more than 6 000 people by Monday afternoon. On Thursday, the Department of Home Affairs expressed support for the online petition, but said that they may not have the power to stop the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South African Pagan’s Rights Alliance fights against witch-huntsthrough communication between SAPRA's Religious Marriage Officer Registrar and
South African Pagan’s Rights Alliance fights against witch-hunts
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
through communication between SAPRA's Religious Marriage Officer Registrar and the Marriage Officers at the Tshwane Department of Home Affairs. Local officials have had to undergo additional training on the correct administration of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu Calls for It Companies to Stop Importing Foreign Labourdepartment of Labour to do inspections at the company to investigate compliance
Cosatu Calls for It Companies to Stop Importing Foreign Labour
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
department of Labour to do inspections at the company to investigate compliance with SA legislation. We further call on the department of Home Affairs to investigate whether these Indian workers have legal work permits and how they got immigration... Read more
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iafrica.com
Anti-gay pastor to be denied SA entry?Screenshot of video Credit: Steven Anderson YouTube The Department of Home Aff
Anti-gay pastor to be denied SA entry?
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Screenshot of video Credit: Steven Anderson YouTube The Department of Home Affairs supports the online petition that plans to block American anti-gay Christian pastor Steven Anderson from entering the country. The pastor, who heads the Faithful... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Home Affairs supports petition against homophobic pastorAffairs supports petition against homophobic pastor2016-07-14 21:21 Pastor Ste
Home Affairs supports petition against homophobic pastor
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
Affairs supports petition against homophobic pastor2016-07-14 21:21 Pastor Steven Anderson (Screengrab) Pretoria - The Department of Home Affairs has expressed support for the online petition meant to stop American anti-gay pastor Steven... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
‘Homophobic’ pastor will be allowed into SAoutcry and an online petition to Gigaba to stop him from coming to the country
‘Homophobic’ pastor will be allowed into SA
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
outcry and an online petition to Gigaba to stop him from coming to the country due to his hate speech against gay people. Department of Home Affairs spokesperson Mayihlome Tshwete said the minister is not in a position to turn away the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
One of these people will be SA’s next Public ProtectorMKHWEBANE Busisiwe Mkhwebane is the director of the Country Information and Co
One of these people will be SA’s next Public Protector
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
MKHWEBANE Busisiwe Mkhwebane is the director of the Country Information and Cooperation Management Unit for the Department of Home Affairs. She obtained a B Proc and LLB from the University of the North and a diploma in corporate law and... Read more
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iafrica.com
Public Protector short-list releasedMKHWEBANE Busisiwe Mkhwebane is the director of the Country Information and Co
Public Protector short-list released
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
MKHWEBANE Busisiwe Mkhwebane is the director of the Country Information and Cooperation Management Unit for the Department of Home Affairs. She obtained a B Proc and LLB from the University of the North and a diploma in corporate law and... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Petition launched to keep hate speech pastor out of SAArizona in 2005 — is a notorious preacher of hate speech‚ specifically against
Petition launched to keep hate speech pastor out of SA
Daily Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
Arizona in 2005 — is a notorious preacher of hate speech‚ specifically against the LGBTI community. “We are calling on the Department of Home Affairs to refuse entry to this man and his ‘church’ and stop him from travelling to South Africa‚” the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Petition launched to keep hate speech pastor out of SAArizona in 2005 - is a notorious preacher of hate speech‚ specifically against
Petition launched to keep hate speech pastor out of SA
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
Arizona in 2005 - is a notorious preacher of hate speech‚ specifically against the LGBTI community. “We are calling on the Department of Home Affairs to refuse entry to this man and his ‘church’ and stop him from travelling to South Africa‚” the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On Update of Chinese Vesselswas done on all three vessels by all law enforcement agencies in East London; S
Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On Update of Chinese Vessels
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
was done on all three vessels by all law enforcement agencies in East London; South African Police Services, SARS Customs, Department of Home Affairs (Immigration), South African Maritime Safety Authority. The foreign fishing vessels were found to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Doc’s red tape dramaI am passionate about it and my skill is extremely scarce.” In 2014, Robroch a
Doc’s red tape drama
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
I am passionate about it and my skill is extremely scarce.” In 2014, Robroch applied for a critical care permit at the Department of Home Affairs, hoping to continue her work at Grey’s. However, she discovered later, when her application was... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Biometric system expected to curb human traffickingPicture: Masa Kekana/EWN Home Affairs,Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba,H
Biometric system expected to curb human trafficking
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
Picture: Masa Kekana/EWN Home Affairs,Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba,Human trafficking JOHANNESBURG – The Department of Home Affairs says it expects the roll-out of the biometric capturing system at South Africa’s ports of entry to... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe unrest 'wake up call for SA'between South Africa and the border posts decreased by half. Civil servants we
Zimbabwe unrest 'wake up call for SA'
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 days ago
between South Africa and the border posts decreased by half. Civil servants went on strike on Tuesday over unpaid wages. Department of Home Affairs spokesperson Mayihlome Tshwete said on Wednesday that normally 14,000 people crossed over the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘South Africans exempt from international airports’ biometric system’Eybers/EWN Home Affairs Department,Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba,Home
‘South Africans exempt from international airports’ biometric system’
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
Eybers/EWN Home Affairs Department,Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba,Home Affairs upgrades JOHANNESBURG – The Department of Home Affairs says South Africans travelling abroad will now be exempt from the biometric system at the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
National theatre acts dominate at festivalstand-up show Life‚ directed by Tara Notcutt‚ has some brilliant moments‚ while
National theatre acts dominate at festival
Daily Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
stand-up show Life‚ directed by Tara Notcutt‚ has some brilliant moments‚ while his extended riff on the toilets at the Department of Home Affairs (Wynberg‚ Cape Town) is – er – solid fringe fare. If original South African political satire is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Plastic View Residents Promised Developmentofficials from City of Tshwane, the Gauteng Cooperative Governance and Traditio
Plastic View Residents Promised Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
officials from City of Tshwane, the Gauteng Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs and Human Settlements, the Department of Home Affairs, the church, rate payers associations from the area and Lawyers for Human Rights. "I believe that... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Women take centre at National Arts Festivalstand-up show Life, directed by Tara Notcutt, has some brilliant moments, while
Women take centre at National Arts Festival
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
stand-up show Life, directed by Tara Notcutt, has some brilliant moments, while his extended riff on the toilets at the Department of Home Affairs (Wynberg, Cape Town) is – er – solid Fringe fare. If original South African political satire is... Read more
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iol.co.za
'I travelled under radar for fear of a hit'him to contravene the Citizenship Act, and he had not done so with direct inten
'I travelled under radar for fear of a hit'
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
him to contravene the Citizenship Act, and he had not done so with direct intent. Ndou was also forced to concede that the Department of Home Affairs had submitted a written statement saying no one else had ever been arrested for the same crime,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs On Situation At Beitbridge Port of EntryMedia statement on the situation at the Beitbridge Port of Entry The Departmen
Home Affairs On Situation At Beitbridge Port of Entry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Media statement on the situation at the Beitbridge Port of Entry The Department of Home Affairs continues to monitor the situation at the Beitbridge Port of Entry following disruptions on Friday, 1 July 2016. Following the resolution of the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘Paul O’Sullivan is being targeted for the work he does’found in possession of three different passports. State witness Kenny Ndou, wh
‘Paul O’Sullivan is being targeted for the work he does’
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
found in possession of three different passports. State witness Kenny Ndou, who works as an immigration officer at the Department of Home Affairs, was asked numerous times whether there are any statistics to prove that the department has had a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Paul O’Sullivan's immigration trial kicks off in Kempton ParkPaul O’Sullivan’s trial has started in the Kempton Park Magistrates Court, with
Paul O’Sullivan's immigration trial kicks off in Kempton Park
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
Paul O’Sullivan’s trial has started in the Kempton Park Magistrates Court, with the State calling an officer from the Department of Home Affairs as its first witness. He was arrested at OR Tambo International Airport in April, where he was... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Quiet on SA side of Beitbridge border post of protestto a halt. SARS spokesman Sandile Memela said the matter had been resolved whe
Quiet on SA side of Beitbridge border post of protest
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 days ago
to a halt. SARS spokesman Sandile Memela said the matter had been resolved when SARS‚ the South African Police Service and Department of Home Affairs officials held negotiations with the leaders of the group. "The meeting agreed that the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Traffic flow at Beitbridge border slowly getting back to normalnormal Home affairs officials say demonstrations were only on the Zimbabwean s
Traffic flow at Beitbridge border slowly getting back to normal
Eye Witness News / Posted 23 days ago
normal Home affairs officials say demonstrations were only on the Zimbabwean side of the border. Picture: WikiCommons. Department of Home Affairs,Beitbridge,Beitbridge Border Post,food imports JOHANNESBURG - The Department of Home Affairs says... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Home Affairs monitoring BeitbridgeKarabo Ngoepe, News24 Pretoria- The Department of Home Affairs is monitoring t
Home Affairs monitoring Beitbridge
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 days ago
Karabo Ngoepe, News24 Pretoria- The Department of Home Affairs is monitoring the situation at the Beitbridge Port of Entry following protest action. “Following the resolution of the stand-off between South African traders in the Musina area and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zimbabwean security forces deployed in protest-hit border town of Beitbridgeto a halt. SARS spokesman Sandile Memela said the matter had been resolved whe
Zimbabwean security forces deployed in protest-hit border town of Beitbridge
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 days ago
to a halt. SARS spokesman Sandile Memela said the matter had been resolved when SARS‚ the South African Police Service and Department of Home Affairs officials held negotiations with the leaders of the group. "The meeting agreed that the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Beitbridge border post shut down by protest actionto a halt. Sars spokesman Sandile Memela said the matter was resolved when Sar
Beitbridge border post shut down by protest action
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 24 days ago
to a halt. Sars spokesman Sandile Memela said the matter was resolved when Sars‚ the South African Police Service and Department of Home Affairs officials held negotiations with the leaders of the group. "The meeting agreed that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Gigaba - Immigrants Entitled to Humane Treatmentin Parliament and the Select Committee on Home Affairs in the National Council
Minister Gigaba - Immigrants Entitled to Humane Treatment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
in Parliament and the Select Committee on Home Affairs in the National Council of Provinces," he said. According to the Department of Home Affairs, the new Green Paper must provide South Africa with the vision and policy tools to better manage... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Launch of Green Paper On International Migrationof the world's population, more than ever before. Home Affairs: South Africa's
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Launch of Green Paper On International Migration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
of the world's population, more than ever before. Home Affairs: South Africa's custodian of international migration The Department of Home Affairs is mandated to manage immigration to ensure security, promote development and fulfil our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Applications for Lesotho Special Permit ExtendedThe Department of Home Affairs (DHA) has extended the deadline to apply for the
Applications for Lesotho Special Permit Extended
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
The Department of Home Affairs (DHA) has extended the deadline to apply for the Lesotho Special Permit from 30 June to 30 September 2016. According to the department, as at 27 June close to 40,000 applications had been received for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On Update of Chinese Vesselswas done on all three vessels by all law enforcement agencies in East London; S
Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On Update of Chinese Vessels
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
was done on all three vessels by all law enforcement agencies in East London; South African Police Services, SARS Customs, Department of Home Affairs (Immigration), South African Maritime Safety Authority. The foreign fishing vessels were found to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Govt releases detained Chinese shipsdone on all three vessels by all law enforcement agencies in East London - the
Govt releases detained Chinese ships
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
done on all three vessels by all law enforcement agencies in East London - the South African Police Services, SARS Customs, Department of Home Affairs (Immigration), South African Maritime Safety Authority. The foreign fishing vessels were found to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Nationals Given SA Citizenshipfrom Mozambique but now residing in the Western Cape, told SAnews that he is ha
Foreign Nationals Given SA Citizenship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
from Mozambique but now residing in the Western Cape, told SAnews that he is happy to be a South African. According to the Department of Home Affairs, the South African citizenship is acquired when a person is born in South Africa of South African... Read more
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iol.co.za
'Identity theft is ruining my life'or if he has done something wrong, because (of) the fingerprints and ID number,
'Identity theft is ruining my life'
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
or if he has done something wrong, because (of) the fingerprints and ID number, I’m not protected.” Spokesman for the Department of Home Affairs Mayihlome Tshwete explained what to do if you suspect your identity has been stolen. In instances... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 150 000 Registered On Central Supplier Databasesystems such as the South African Revenue Service (SARS), the Companies and Int
Over 150 000 Registered On Central Supplier Database
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
systems such as the South African Revenue Service (SARS), the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC), the Department of Home Affairs, National Treasury Tender defaulters to verify supplier information and check compliance. This... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugees Have an Equal Right to SchoolingEducation Law Centre (EELC), and the submission of proof that she was now in po
Refugees Have an Equal Right to Schooling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Education Law Centre (EELC), and the submission of proof that she was now in possession of valid documentation from the Department of Home Affairs, the school refused to admit Grace. An appeal to the Provincial Department of Education eventually... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cape Town court judgment confirms closure of Refugee Reception OfficeAfrica and asylum seekers in asking the court to review and set aside the decis
Cape Town court judgment confirms closure of Refugee Reception Office
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted a month ago
Africa and asylum seekers in asking the court to review and set aside the decision taken by the Director General of the Department of Home Affairs on the 31 January 2014 to close the CTRRO‚ arguing that it is unlawful and unconstitutional. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hope Farm eviction attempt delayed againconfirmed that he was a foreign national from Burundi and was in possession of
Hope Farm eviction attempt delayed again
iol.co.za / Posted a month ago
confirmed that he was a foreign national from Burundi and was in possession of a valid asylum seeker’s permit issued by the Department of Home Affairs. He said he was the “spokesperson” for the group of refugees still on Wartnaby’s farm. He... Read more
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Daily Maverick
When the state disobeys the law, people will soon followorders including the ruling that textbooks be delivered to Limpopo schools as w
When the state disobeys the law, people will soon follow
Daily Maverick / Posted 1 months ago
orders including the ruling that textbooks be delivered to Limpopo schools as well as several legal actions against the Department of Home Affairs, a regular culprit when it comes to ignoring or defying the courts. In July 2015 Judge Segopotje... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Refugee protection: The good news and the serious questionsremaining, a new optimism was injected into the discourse. This past Monday, 2
Refugee protection: The good news and the serious questions
Daily Maverick / Posted 1 months ago
remaining, a new optimism was injected into the discourse. This past Monday, 20 June 2016, at an event hosted by the Department of Home Affairs, Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba put forward his vision for refugee protection for South... Read more

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