Immigration white paper critically flawed

Immigration white paper critically flawed

South Africa’s immigration legislation is set to be amended by March next year, purportedly under the guidance of a policy framework provided by the white paper on international migration for South Africa, published in July 2017. But a careful reading of the white...
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...
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...