MIGRATIONS | MIGRATIONS

03-Jan-2020 to 12:24

EU, US warn citizens against travel to “violent” S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has declined to respond to accusations by the European Union, United States and Israeli governments that it has “high levels of crime” and that visitors – especially women – must take precautionary measures to avoid falling victims to the vice.

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12-Dec-2019 to 12:02

36 Liberians deported from U.S

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Dozens of Liberians, (all males) arrived in Liberia on Wednesday, on a chartered flight as the latest deportees from the United States.

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10-Dec-2019 to 10:17

Gambia: Arrest made over migrant deaths at sea

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Police in The Gambia have made a high-profile arrest in connection with the death at sea of 63 irregular migrants off the coast of Mauritania last week, APA can report on Tuesday.

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07-Dec-2019 to 10:12

Caught up in Gambia's latest migration tragedy

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — One of the worst migration tragedies to hit The Gambia in recent times has catapulted the riverside town of Barra from relative obscurity to the spotlight for all the wrong reasons.

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06-Dec-2019 to 10:32

Another batch of 168 Nigerians repatriated from Libya

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Another batch of 168 Nigerians stranded in Libya were repatriated on Friday, bringing to about 14,000, the number of distressed Nigerians brought home from the war-torn north African country.

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06-Dec-2019 to 09:25

Gambians mourn ocean tragedy victims

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambians are mourning victims of a migrant boat disaster off the Atlantic coast of Mauritania in which at least 63 people perished earlier this week, APA can report Friday.

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05-Dec-2019 to 12:18

Ramaphosa orders S/African Airways to be placed under business rescue

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has ordered the embattled South African Airways (SAA) to be placed under a business rescue plan, a parliamentary committee said on Thursday.

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