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AllAfrica.com
This Woman Wants to Know Why Home Affairs Keeps Denying Her Husband a Residence VisaRAZIA VAN DER SCHUUR wrote an open letter to the Department of Home Affairs ask
This Woman Wants to Know Why Home Affairs Keeps Denying Her Husband a Residence Visa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
RAZIA VAN DER SCHUUR wrote an open letter to the Department of Home Affairs asking why she and her husband were asked for bribes when applying for a temporary residence visa, and why his application has been rejected four times. Dear Director... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Is Busi the new Thuli?recommendations from several ANC, IFP, NFP and EFF MPs. An analyst at the Stat
Is Busi the new Thuli?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
recommendations from several ANC, IFP, NFP and EFF MPs. An analyst at the State Security Agency, she has worked for the Department of Home Affairs and spent time in China on behalf of that department. Her experience in the public protector's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mkhwebane nominated as Public Protector candidateover high court judges and other internationally acclaimed legal minds. Her ex
Mkhwebane nominated as Public Protector candidate
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
over high court judges and other internationally acclaimed legal minds. Her experience includes time as a director in the Department of Home Affairs and a senior investigator in the office of the Public Protector. Her selection came despite... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Servants Urged to Innovatively Improve Service Deliveryare made possible "The theme of the Conference highlights the importance of br
Public Servants Urged to Innovatively Improve Service Delivery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
are made possible "The theme of the Conference highlights the importance of bringing innovation into the equation, as the Department of Home Affairs did. "This can only be achieved when government departments and State institutions get the basics... Read more
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iol.co.za
Enough red tape to drive you crazyin Pretoria told me: “I have literally hundreds of examples in all categories o
Enough red tape to drive you crazy
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
in Pretoria told me: “I have literally hundreds of examples in all categories of applications. “Communication with the Department of Home Affairs at any level has become particularly difficult, with only a few exceptions. “More than often... Read more
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iol.co.za
Enough red tape to drive you crazyin Pretoria told me: “I have literally hundreds of examples in all categories o
Enough red tape to drive you crazy
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
in Pretoria told me: “I have literally hundreds of examples in all categories of applications. “Communication with the Department of Home Affairs at any level has become particularly difficult, with only a few exceptions. “More than often... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Who are your five remaining Public Protector candidates?life. Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane Busisiwe Mkhwebane is currently a director
Who are your five remaining Public Protector candidates?
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
life. Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane Busisiwe Mkhwebane is currently a director at the National Immigration Services in the Department of Home Affairs. Mkhwebane told the committee during her interview that her in-depth knowledge and experience of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Persecuted in DRC, beaten in Harare, abused in SApolice drove them to leave for South Africa. Lawyer Nyaradzo Chiwa has saved t
Persecuted in DRC, beaten in Harare, abused in SA
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
police drove them to leave for South Africa. Lawyer Nyaradzo Chiwa has saved the day for the Biamungus by convincing the Department of Home Affairs of the grave danger the family would face if they returned to Zimbabwe. Having fled persecution... Read more
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iol.co.za
Eleventh-hour reprieve for refugee familyof June, and in the Kgosi Mampuru Prison, while their five children were taken
Eleventh-hour reprieve for refugee family
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
of June, and in the Kgosi Mampuru Prison, while their five children were taken away by social welfare. Efforts by the Department of Home Affairs on Thursday to take the family to the embassy of the DRC and insist on their deportation flew in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'My Life Is On Standstill Thanks to Home Affairs'July but it never came back. He said he went back again after two months but wa
'My Life Is On Standstill Thanks to Home Affairs'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
July but it never came back. He said he went back again after two months but was again advised to apply for another ID. Department of Home Affairs in Cofimvaba has called people to visit their offices to fix their duplication identification... Read more
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iol.co.za
Harrowing tale of family’s search for safetyinstead of the UNHCR taking responsibility for the family, Maureen McBrien, hea
Harrowing tale of family’s search for safety
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
instead of the UNHCR taking responsibility for the family, Maureen McBrien, head of UNHCR Musina, allegedly approached the department of home affairs to give the family temporary asylum “until their claim was evaluated”. According to Deputy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbos in South Africa Beg for Next Mealbeds during the day so that they don't escape. They are then released at night
Zimbos in South Africa Beg for Next Meal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
beds during the day so that they don't escape. They are then released at night to engage in illicit sexual activities. Department of Home Affairs spokesperson, Mayihlome Tshwete blamed human trafficking on South Africa's liberal travel... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zim man who tweeted home affairs minister gets visa at 11th hourhas called home since arriving from Zimbabwe in 2001. Desperate and out of opt
Zim man who tweeted home affairs minister gets visa at 11th hour
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
has called home since arriving from Zimbabwe in 2001. Desperate and out of options after being given the runaround by the Department of Home Affairs for almost four years on his application for permanent residency, in 2015 Maupa sent Home Affairs... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Home Affairs work ethics ‘shameful’commend her for taking up the case of an elderly woman who has tried unsuccessf
Home Affairs work ethics ‘shameful’
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
commend her for taking up the case of an elderly woman who has tried unsuccessfully for over three years to get the Department of Home Affairs to issue an error-free birth certificate that is urgently required by her granddaughter. Now, as... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA authorities told to iron out row over control of bordersManagement Authority Bill,border security CAPE TOWN - National Treasury, the S
SA authorities told to iron out row over control of borders
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
Management Authority Bill,border security CAPE TOWN - National Treasury, the South African Police Service (Saps) and the Department of Home Affairs have been told to iron out their differences over the Border Management Authority Bill. The draft... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘Proper border management critical to SA economy, growth’is critical to the functioning of the economy and its growth. Treasury, the So
‘Proper border management critical to SA economy, growth’
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
is critical to the functioning of the economy and its growth. Treasury, the South African Police Service and the Department of Home Affairs have been briefing Parliament’s Home Affairs committee on the Border Management Authority... Read more
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Eye Witness News
FACT CHECK: Is SA home to more than a million asylum-seekers?found that asylum seeker data supplied by both the United Nations High Commissi
FACT CHECK: Is SA home to more than a million asylum-seekers?
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
found that asylum seeker data supplied by both the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs was “flawed, inaccurate, and sharply contradictory” – and that statements made to South African... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Is South Africa home to more than a million asylum-seekers? The numbers don’t add upfound that asylum seeker data supplied by both the United Nations High Commissi
Is South Africa home to more than a million asylum-seekers? The numbers don’t add up
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
found that asylum seeker data supplied by both the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs was “flawed, inaccurate, and sharply contradictory” – and that statements made to South African... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Port Elizabeth Policewomen Run Successful Roadblockroadblock also included women from other law enforcement such as, metro police,
Port Elizabeth Policewomen Run Successful Roadblock
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
roadblock also included women from other law enforcement such as, metro police, local and provincial traffic and Department of Home Affairs. In a separate incident, South African Police Services tweeted on Saturday the Uitenhage Cluster... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs Committee Urges All South Africans to Votefrom any action that might threaten the effective running of these elections. I
Home Affairs Committee Urges All South Africans to Vote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
from any action that might threaten the effective running of these elections. It also calls on citizens to take advantage of the extended working hours at the Department of Home Affairs to collect their identification documents to enable them to vo... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
PE policewomen run successful roadblockroadblock also included women from other law enforcement such as, metro police,
PE policewomen run successful roadblock
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
roadblock also included women from other law enforcement such as, metro police, local and provincial traffic and Department of Home Affairs. In a separate incident, South African Police Services tweeted on Saturday the Uitenhage Cluster... Read more
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iol.co.za
Is Home Affairs in Pinetown a crime zone?the road from the offices when he was attacked in his car. He was stabbed twice
Is Home Affairs in Pinetown a crime zone?
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
the road from the offices when he was attacked in his car. He was stabbed twice and needed stitches. But the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Home Affairs distanced itself from the situation on Thursday, asserting that crime in the vicinity of Home... Read more
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iol.co.za
S Africans live in cages, says Reddy after robberymust be done about crime.” Acknowledging that he could have been more security
S Africans live in cages, says Reddy after robbery
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
must be done about crime.” Acknowledging that he could have been more security-conscious, Reddy however criticised the Department of Home Affairs for setting up offices in inappropriate and inconvenient areas. He was on his way to the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Human trafficking: A crime hidden in plain sightin the province. “This team is multi-sectoral and comprises members of the Dir
Human trafficking: A crime hidden in plain sight
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
in the province. “This team is multi-sectoral and comprises members of the Director of Public Prosecutions office, the Department of Home Affairs, the Department of Labour, Law Enforcement, Hawks, the Organised Crime Component, Asset Forfeiture... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs On Collection of Voting DocumentsMedia statement on collection of enabling documents, 66 304 in all, for voting
Home Affairs On Collection of Voting Documents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Media statement on collection of enabling documents, 66 304 in all, for voting The Department of Home Affairs is delighted by the positive response on the part of SA voters who seized the opportunity it had availed for citizens to collect their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs On Operations During Local Government ElectionsThe Department of Home Affairs is pleased with the public's response to their c
Home Affairs On Operations During Local Government Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
The Department of Home Affairs is pleased with the public's response to their call for the collection of identity documents necessary for participation during today's local government elections. All offices remain open for people to still come and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Des Van Rooyen - Inter-Ministerial Committee On Local Government Elections Media Briefingand for working long hours in service of the nation and our democracy. We also
Minister Des Van Rooyen - Inter-Ministerial Committee On Local Government Elections Media Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
and for working long hours in service of the nation and our democracy. We also cannot overlook the role played by the Department of Home Affairs in ensuring that people could vote. On 3 August, Home Affairs offices across the country were open... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Thanks SA for Playing Part in Electionsof the country in addition to the over 2000 South African National Defence Forc
Government Thanks SA for Playing Part in Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
of the country in addition to the over 2000 South African National Defence Force members on standby. The IMC thanked the Department of Home Affairs for opening their doors to the public from 7 am to 7pm on voting day so that people could collect... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC backer Visvin Reddy stabbed in Pinetown muggingtwice during a mugging in Pinetown’s central business district on Monday. Redd
ANC backer Visvin Reddy stabbed in Pinetown mugging
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
twice during a mugging in Pinetown’s central business district on Monday. Reddy and his wife had been on their way to the Department of Home Affairs office to fetch a passport. Reddy, a popular backer of the ruling party, courted controversy in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Visa Company Bureaucracy Trips Up Zimbabweanshold," she says. Sibongile, who came to Cape Town from Zimbabwe in 2009, has be
Visa Company Bureaucracy Trips Up Zimbabweans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
hold," she says. Sibongile, who came to Cape Town from Zimbabwe in 2009, has been unable to get a special permit from the Department of Home Affairs which would allow her to work and bank. The Zimbabwe Special Dispensation Permit (ZSP) was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Government Elections Proceeding Wellwho have not collected their IDs are urged to collect their documents so that t
Local Government Elections Proceeding Well
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
who have not collected their IDs are urged to collect their documents so that they can cast their votes. The Department of Home Affairs will be open until 7pm, the same hours as the IEC voting stations," said Liphoko. Government... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Man discovers he’s ‘married’A Scenery Park couple has spent 14 years trying to get answers from the Departm
Man discovers he’s ‘married’
Daily Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
A Scenery Park couple has spent 14 years trying to get answers from the Department of Home Affairs about how one of them was recorded by the department as being married to an ex-lover – allegedly without their knowledge. Bomse Qengqa, 57, says he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thank You for Collecting Your IDsPretoria — The Department of Home Affairs says it is delighted by the positive
Thank You for Collecting Your IDs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Pretoria — The Department of Home Affairs says it is delighted by the positive response on the part of the South African voters who seized the opportunity to go and collect their Identity Documents. Voters who had misplaced/lost IDs were issued with... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gigaba praises dept for issuing IDs to votersPicture: Supplied. " 2016 Municipal Elections,Municipal elections 2016,Home Af
Gigaba praises dept for issuing IDs to voters
Eye Witness News / Posted 23 days ago
Picture: Supplied. " 2016 Municipal Elections,Municipal elections 2016,Home Affairs Department JOHANNESBURG - The Department of Home Affairs says over 66,000 identity documents have been collected since 30 July, enabling South Africans to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Home Affairs open late for ID collections“Citizens who have not collected their IDs are urged to collect their documents
Home Affairs open late for ID collections
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
“Citizens who have not collected their IDs are urged to collect their documents so that they can cast their votes. The Department of Home Affairs will be open until 7pm, the same hours as the IEC voting stations,” said government acting spokesman... Read more
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iol.co.za
Vote to celebrate democracyorder in the run-up to and during the elections in all nine provinces. They wil
Vote to celebrate democracy
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
order in the run-up to and during the elections in all nine provinces. They will be on duty until the 10th of August. The Department of Home Affairs has announced that it has extended working hours to enable citizens to collect their identity... Read more
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iol.co.za
Home Affairs stays open to provide IDsincluding those living in remote and rural communities and historically disadva
Home Affairs stays open to provide IDs
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
including those living in remote and rural communities and historically disadvantaged communities,” said Gigaba. Department of Home Affairs spokesperson Thabo Mokgola said it would be able to help if somebody had lost his or her identity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Celebrate Democracy - Go Votewho breaks the law or who protests outside the norms of responsible, democratic
Celebrate Democracy - Go Vote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
who breaks the law or who protests outside the norms of responsible, democratic protest." Home Affairs extends hours The Department of Home Affairs has announced that it has extended working hours to enable citizens to collect their Identity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Calls On All South Africans to Vote in the 2016 Local Government Electionsorder in the run up to and during the elections, in all nine provinces. They wi
President Jacob Zuma Calls On All South Africans to Vote in the 2016 Local Government Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
order in the run up to and during the elections, in all nine provinces. They will be on duty until the 10th of August. The Department of Home Affairs has announced that it has extended working hours to enable citizens to collect their identity... Read more
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iol.co.za
#ThingsMmusiDid goes viralHowever, it was Thabo Mbeki running for the presidency that year, and not Madib
#ThingsMmusiDid goes viral
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
However, it was Thabo Mbeki running for the presidency that year, and not Madiba. Mayihlome Tshwete, spokesman for the department of Home Affairs tweeted that the IEC needed to give answers as to how Maimane could have voted at the age of 14.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Affairs On Police Rescue of Malawian Children From Human TraffickingThe Department of Home Affairs has welcomed the arrest of three people in Ruste
Home Affairs On Police Rescue of Malawian Children From Human Trafficking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
The Department of Home Affairs has welcomed the arrest of three people in Rustenburg, North West, on charges of human trafficking following the rescue of 57 Malawian children and young adults by police officers, over the weekend. The vigilance of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba On Government's Assistance to Flood VictimsStatement by Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba on services extended by the De
Minister Malusi Gigaba On Government's Assistance to Flood Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Statement by Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba on services extended by the Department of Home Affairs to assist victims of flooding and fire in some parts of South Africa, including Ekurhuleni, Gugulethu, Langa and Philippi On behalf of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ID Application Fees Waived for Natural Disaster Victimstheir Identity Documents, and are concerned they might not be able to vote in n
ID Application Fees Waived for Natural Disaster Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
their Identity Documents, and are concerned they might not be able to vote in next week's Local Government Elections. "The Department of Home Affairs today waived all the fees applicable for those victims affected by the fires and floods so that... Read more

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