MIGRATIONS | MIGRATIONS

02-Oct-2019 to 11:46

S/Africans can visit 100 states worldwide visa-free – IATA

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — With Namibia and Sierra Leone being the latest countries to relax their visa entry requirements, South Africans are now eligible to travel to at least 100 countries visa-free, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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30-Sep-2019 to 16:43

Libyan coast guards rescue 71 migrants

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — A dingy full of illegal migrants of different nationalities were on Sunday morning rescued by coast guards off the Libyan city of Khoms, a spokesman of the country's marine forces confirmed on Monday.

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26-Sep-2019 to 14:54

S/African Airways pilots unhappy with airline’s management

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — A majority of cash-strapped South African Airways’ 635 pilots are so unhappy with the current poor management of the airline that they are ready to ground the planes until a lasting solution is found to the carrier’s financial malaise, the pilots’ union said in Johannesburg on Thursday.

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26-Sep-2019 to 12:57

Rwanda poised for first batch of African migrants

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The first batch of 75 African refugees and asylum seekers from Libya will arrive in Kigali Thursday evening, an official source confirmed to APA in Kigali.

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24-Sep-2019 to 15:26

British Royals’ visit to boost S/Africa’s tourism – Minister

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — The British Royals’ 10-day visit to South Africa is an opportunity to encourage international media to explore the diverse product offering of the country’s tourism landscape, Tourism Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said on Tuesday.

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22-Sep-2019 to 10:53

Nigerian tales of woe from the Rainbow Nation

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Like many of the hundreds of Nigerian returnees who recently fled the xenophobic-driven attacks in South Africa, Ms Bisi Aremu, has very few fond memories of her time in the Rainbow Nation.

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19-Sep-2019 to 16:35

eSwatini detains 21 Malawians fleeing SA attacks

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — At least 21 Malawian nationals were arrested for entering eSwatini illegally while fleeing from xenophobic attacks taking place in South Africa, police in Mbabane revealed on Thursday.

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