MIGRATIONS | MIGRATIONS

31-May-2019 to 17:47

Eight Rwandan traditional dancers vanish in US

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Eight members of "Inganzo Ngari", a cultural dance troupe known for gracing major events and weddings in Rwanda have gone missing in the United States where they had been on tour since May, an official source confirmed to APA in Kigali on Friday.

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31-May-2019 to 15:15

Botswana, Russia eyeing visa exemption pact

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana and Russia are due to sign an agreement that will see the mutual exemption of visa requirements for citizens of the two nations in a bid to encourage mutual tourism, investment and trade, it was announced on Friday.

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22-May-2019 to 18:17

Illegal migrants arrested in northern Mauritania

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — Nine illegal migrants from sub-Saharan African countries were arrested by the Mauritanian coast guards on Monday night off Nouadhibou, security sources revealed.

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16-May-2019 to 12:34

Botswana decentralises issuance of visas

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi said on Thursday that the country’s diplomatic missions across the world would start issuing visas to those wishing to travel to Botswana.

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15-May-2019 to 18:05

eSwatini introduces visa-on-arrival at two entry points

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Only two out of the 12 entry points into eSwatini will now provide visa-on-arrival services, APA learned on Wednesday.

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07-May-2019 to 05:24

S/African Airways to offer direct flights to China’s Guangzhou

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African Airways (SAA) will from September offer direct flights between Johannesburg and Guangzhou in China, a senior airline official said on Monday.

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01-May-2019 to 10:07

Air Zimbabwe takes delivery of new plane

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Air Zimbabwe took delivery of a new plane on Tuesday as the struggling Zimbabwean national flag carrier moves to restore viability after almost a decade in the doldrums.

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