MIGRATIONS | MIGRATIONS

09-Sep-2019 to 13:17

Malawi minister inspects refugee vetting centre

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi, aware of its international obligations to assist refugees, would continue assisting new arrivals from Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi and Rwanda by granting them refugee status, a senior official said on Monday.

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06-Sep-2019 to 14:33

Botswana deports Namibian refugees

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Friday 6 September 2019 will forever be etched in the memories of Namibian refugees as Botswana’s threat to deport them to their country of origin was carried out on this day.

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06-Sep-2019 to 13:04

Botswana relaxes visa requirements to attract investors

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — As part of efforts to attract investors and tourists, Botswana has reviewed and abolished visa fees in certain categories and introduced payment in foreign currencies.

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04-Sep-2019 to 12:14

Xenophobia: Botswana warns citizens against travelling to S/Africa

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana on Wednesday issued a travel warning advising its citizens against travelling to neighbouring South Africa where a fresh bout of xenophobia has seen locals attacking and destroying property owned by fellow black Africans.

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02-Sep-2019 to 14:25

Namibian refugees vow to fight deportation from Botswana

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — More than 700 Namibian refugees housed at Dukwi Camp in northern Botswana have vowed not to leave the country as a deadline for them to go back to their country has lapsed.

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22-Aug-2019 to 13:44

Botswana: "Blue card" for citizens married to foreigners

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — As part of an ongoing effort to ensure that its citizens who have married foreign nationals and renounced their citizenship do not cut ties with their next of kin, Botswana has introduced a card that will enable them to stay indefinitely in the country.

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19-Aug-2019 to 20:16

1.25 million Moroccans live in France - Report

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — France is undoubtedly the country that attracts the largest number of Moroccan nationals living abroad with available statistics suggesting that 1.25 million of them live there, ‘Aujoud’hui Maroc’ newspaper reports.

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