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Nigeria to evacuate 200 Nigerians from South Africa

BARRING any last-minute change of plans, about 200 Nigerians stranded in South Africa will be evacuated home tomorrow. They are to pay $840 for Economy class and Business class will

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Children born to foreigners in South Africa eligible to apply for citizenship

Children born in South Africa to foreign parents are now eligible to apply for South African citizenship. This is after a 4 year legal battle, the constitutional court concluded the

Why we banned immigrants from Nigeria – US

The United States says it imposed an immigrant visa on Nigeria as a result of the country’s failure to comply with its established identity-management and information-sharing criteria. In a statement,

New Schengen visa changes to benefit South Africans who frequently travel to Europe

Major changes are coming for the popular Schengen Visa – a 104 countries’ passport to visiting Europe, including South Africa. From 2 February 2020, new revisions will come into effect

Nigerian Passport Ranks 95th In The World

The latest report regarding the world’s most powerful International Passport places the Nigerian passport at 95. According to the list put together by Henley Passport Index which occasionally curates a

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54 undocumented foreign nationals arrested in Limpopo, busses carrying them impounded

Undocumented foreign nationals arrested and a bakkie transporting over a million rand of counterfeit cigarettes seized Fifty four undocumented foreign nationals were arrested and three buses transporting them were impounded

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More than 120 undocumented foreigners arrested at Durban beachfront

More than 120 undocumented foreign nationals have been arrested at the Durban beachfront. They were arrested during Police Minister Bheki Cele’s walkabout in the area. The majority of those taken

Nigeria can be a little tense for South African travellers

Towards the end of last month, I found myself in Lagos, Nigeria, a guest of Google to cover the graduation ceremony for the Google Start-up Week. This was my first

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The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says the Federal Government has approved that all Africans could come to Nigeria without Visa from January 2020. The Comptroller General, NIS, Mr. Muhammad Babandede,


JOHANNESBURG – South African Airways (SAA) has informed its more than 5,000 employees that it’s restructuring. It is estimated that about 944 staff will be affected. The national carrier has