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SA approves new special permits for Zimbabweans

By Nomalanga Moyo SW Radio Africa 08 August 2014 South Africa has approved new special permits for Zimbabweans, authorities there announced on Thursday. “Cabinet approved the new Zimbabwean Dispensation process. The Minister of Home Affairs will conduct a separate media briefing to announce details of this...

South Africa-based Zim migrants in ‘crisis moment’

By Mthulisi Mathuthu SW Radio Africa 05 August 2014 As South African-based Zimbabweans await Pretoria’s decision on their special residence permits, community leaders have said their situation has reached a ‘crisis moment’ with some of the documents having already expired leaving people desperate and...

SA relents on Zim special permits

By Nomalanga Moyo SW Radio Africa 01 August 2014 The South African government is set to renew the permits it issued under a special dispensation project, which enabled Zimbabweans who had been in that country illegally a chance to regularise their stay. The decision will mark the end of a series of meetings...

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