MIGRATIONS | MIGRATIONS

04-Oct-2019 to 19:37

S/Africa introduces e-visa to improve immigration system

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has been appraised of the country’s electronic-visa system set up to improve immigration operations when he visited the country’s immigration offices on Friday.

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02-Oct-2019 to 19:00

Banjul: The stress and strains of visa seekers

APA- Banjul (The Gambia) — Visa processing with a view to traveling to Schengen nations has become something of a nightmare for many Gambians who cannot avoid seeking such services in foreign missions based in neighbouring countries most especially Senegal.

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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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