09-Sep-2021 to 12:22

Lesotho suspends residence permits amid human trafficking allegations

APA-Maseru (Lesotho) — Lesotho has suspended the issuance of residence permits, citing alleged abuse of the country’s immigration system for human trafficking purposes.

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06-Sep-2021 to 00:20

Ethiopia repatriates 412 migrants stranded in Saudi Arabia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — 412 Ethiopian migrants stranded in Saudi Arabia have been flown home from Riyadh to Addis Ababa over the weekend, according to the Ethiopian Foreign Affairs ministry.

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02-Sep-2021 to 07:12

Why S/Africa declined to host Afghan refugees

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa is not in a position to accommodate Afghan refugees seeking asylum after the Taliban took control of the Asian country last month, a government official said on Thursday.

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13-Jul-2021 to 09:29

Botswana warns citizens against travel to S/Africa, eSwatini

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Tuesday warned its citizens to avoid travelling to South Africa and eSwatini where violent protests have disrupted daily activities and put people’s lives in danger.

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22-Jun-2021 to 12:21

About 10,000 Mozambican refugees turned away by Tanzania - UN

APA-Pemba (Mozambique) — Close to 10,000 Mozambicans have been turned away after attempting to cross into neighbouring Tanzania to escape instability in northern Mozambique, the United Nations revealed on Tuesday.

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02-Jun-2021 to 11:04

The kingdom on a mission to recover its minors from Europe

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Moroccan monarch King Mohammed VI is on a mission to recover the kingdom’s minors living as undocumented migrants in Europe.

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07-May-2021 to 13:31

RwandAir resumes flights to Zambia, S/Africa

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — RwandAir resumed flights to the Zambian capital Lusaka and Johannesburg in South Africa on Friday, three months after suspending service over concerns about a COVID-19 variant that had ravaged the southern African region at the time.

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