MIGRATIONS | MIGRATIONS

23-Feb-2019 to 14:03

Plane carrying Zimbabwe VP develops mechanical fault in India

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A plane carrying Zimbabwe’s Vice President Constantino Chiwenga from India was forced to return to the airport after developing a technical fault soon after taking off on Friday, according to media reports monitored here.

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04-Feb-2019 to 18:03

Regional research project on migration launched in Dakar

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Edouard Toure — An action-oriented research project on migration covering four West African countries, namely Guinea, Niger, Senegal and Sierra Leone, was launched in Dakar on Monday, APA can report.

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29-Jan-2019 to 19:12

Over 130 migrants missing off Djibouti

APA-Djibouti (Djibouti) — More than 130 migrants went missing on Tuesday morning off the coast of Djibouti after two boats capsized, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has said.

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29-Jan-2019 to 16:25

Libya witnesses first evacuees to Niger in 2019

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — The UN Refugee Agency has confirmed the evacuation on Monday of 130 people out of strife-torn Libya, marking the first evacuations to Niger in 2019.

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29-Jan-2019 to 16:19

40 undocumented Malawians repatriated from Mozambique

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The spokesman for the Mozambique Migration Provincial Services of the country's central Manica province, (SENAMI), Jorge Machava says his department will repatriate 40 Malawi citizens who entered the country illegally with an intention to cross to neighboring South Africa, APA can report.

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29-Jan-2019 to 12:14

S/Africa, Lesotho ministers inspect border operations

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Home Affairs Minister Siyabonga Cwele and his Lesotho counterpart, Tsukutlane Au, have visited the Maseru Bridge port of entry which divides the two countries.

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26-Jan-2019 to 12:19

Mozambique: 63 foreign nationals denied entry

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's National Migration Service (SENAMI) has blocked the entry of 63 foreigners of different nationalities from January 12 to January 18.

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