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Zimbabweans arrested as SA targets ‘illegals’

By Nomalanga Moyo SW Radio Africa 25 July 2014 Reports coming from South Africa say Zimbabweans are among hundreds of illegal immigrants from across Africa arrested in a crackdown that started Monday. There are conflicting reports regarding the destination of those that have been arrested, with some saying...

Decision on South African permits expected in August

By Mthulisi Mathuthu SW Radio Africa 15 July 2014 On Monday South African Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba caused anxiety among immigrants when he said the South African government would not budge on its new immigration laws but would only ‘deal’ with the problems raised in the implementation of those...

Legal grounds to compel SA government to renew Zim permits

By Mthulisi Mathuthu SW Radio Africa 08 July 2014 South African legislator Masizole Mnqasela has said Zimbabweans whose right to live there under the Special Dispensation programme has expired, should go to court if the South African government does not renew their permits. Mnqasela who was a researcher for...

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