MIGRATIONS | MIGRATIONS

23-Mar-2019 to 09:51

Namibia, Kenya to introduce direct flights

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The leaders of Namibia and Kenya have directed that their officials urgently conclude an agreement allowing for direct flights between the two countries as part of measures to strengthen relations between Windhoek and Nairobi.

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22-Mar-2019 to 16:08

Private sector joins IOM to enhance skills of Gambian returnees

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Abba Wollow left The Gambia in 2016 with hopes of reaching Europe. “I left The Gambia because the small garage I was working on was not enough to support my family,” he explained. “I left to find something better for them.”

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22-Mar-2019 to 08:00

Botswana warns Namibian refugees over active politics

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has warned Namibian refugees residing at Dukwi Refugee Camp in the north of the country to desist from engaging in active politics, APA learned here Friday.

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20-Mar-2019 to 18:32

Senegalese Diaspora wants ministry for migratory affairs

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) By Oumou Khary Fall — The international organization for the defense, assistance and integration of migrants has called for the creation of a ministry for migratory affairs in Senegal.

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14-Mar-2019 to 07:02

Give S/African Airways time to recover – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Airways (SAA) is making financial improvements, Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has said in parliament in Cape Town.

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12-Mar-2019 to 05:45

Fake S/African pilot arrested, appears in court

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African police have confirmed that William Chandler – a senior pilot from the South African Airways (SAA) who has allegedly flown commercial airplanes for more than 20 years with a fake licence – has been arrested for lacking a proper flying licence.

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08-Mar-2019 to 15:14

Gambia: Hundreds protest mass deportation from Europe

APA-Banjul(The Gambia) — Hundreds of Gambians have organized a protest march against a wave of deportations from European Union countries.

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