What’s happening with the ZEPs?

What’s happening with the ZEPs?

The majority of the estimated 200,000 Zimbabweans who applied for Zimbabwean Exemption Permits (ZEP) between September 2017 and February 2018 have still not received their permits, reports the Centre for African Journalists News Africa. The ZEP exemption was available...
DHA nonoperational due to SITA power outage

DHA nonoperational due to SITA power outage

A power outage at the State Information Technology Agency (Sita) on Friday left home affairs virtually nonoperational, according to a Business Day report. The outage also affected the systems of other government departments, including the websites of the presidency...
Hoosen: Gigaba’s war on queues a “farce”

Hoosen: Gigaba’s war on queues a “farce”

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has set out to disprove Malusi Gigaba’s claim that he was winning the so-called “war on queues”. On Wednesday, DA shadow minister of home affairs Haniff Hoosen visited the northern Beitbridge border post and found that staff were unable to...
Gigaba: DHA’s War on queues a slow start

Gigaba: DHA’s War on queues a slow start

The Department of Home Affairs’ campaign to improve efficiency in its branches is off to a slow start, said Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba, speaking at a media briefing in Pretoria on 23 July. The department’s “War on Queues” campaign was launched in April this...