August 24

August 23

August 22

  • Eritrea: Border Guards Kill Eritrean Migrants

    Sudan Tribune

    Eritrean border guards have allegedly shot dead 10 Eritreans citizens as they attempted to cross in to Ethiopia, a recent escapee told Sudan Tribune on Friday. Read more »

  • Gambia: Youth Council Deepens Campaign Against 'Back Way'

    Daily Observer

    The Gambia's National Youth Council (NYC) has deepened its campaign against the seemingly unending illegal migration, known locally as the "back way" with the introduction of a... Read more »

  • Kenya: New Centre for Passports

    The Star

    The Immigration department in Bungoma county has called on the government to provide a passport processing machine to reduce the transport cost by the residents travelling to... Read more »

  • Tanzania: New Immigration Recruits Axed

    Daily News

    THE government has terminated 200 police corporals and constables alleged to have been recently recruited by the Immigration Department on the basis of nepotism. Read more »

  • Zambia: 32 Suspected Illegal Immigrants Busted

    Times of Zambia

    THIRTY-TWO suspected illegal immigrants have been arrested during an operation in Solwezi, the Immigration department has said. Read more »

  • Southern Africa: Confusion Over Zimbabwe Special Dispensation Permit


    Some holders of Zimbabwe Dispensation Permits that expire in 2015 do not understand that all permits are expiring on 31 December 2014, and that they too need to make an online... Read more »

August 21

  • Zimbabwe: Govt Sets Up Ebola Monitoring At Borders

    The Herald

    Government has started setting up health ports to strictly monitor visitors coming in via air or land routes and quarantine them if necessary in a bid to curb a possible Ebola... Read more »

  • Kenya: Court Bars Deportation of Ethiopian to Somalia

    Capital FM

    The High Court has barred the Director of Immigration from deporting an Ethiopian national to Somalia. Read more »

  • Kenya: Of Porous Borders, Graft and a Plague [editorial]

    The Star

    West African travellers from the nations where Ebola has killed more than 1,000 people (including doctors, nurses and paramedics) are now getting into Kenya from Uganda at Busia... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Group Begins Sensitisation On Irregular Migration in Lagos, Edo

    Daily Independent

    Alarmed at the mass exodus of Nigerians travelling to foreign lands for the proverbial golden fleece albeit irregularly, the ECOWAS/Spanish Fund on Migration and Development in... Read more »

  • Nigeria: ATCON Pushes for Increased Awareness On IPv6 Migration

    This Day

    The Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) in collaboration with Africa Network Information Centre (AFRINIC) held an international workshop on Internet... Read more »

August 20

August 19

  • Liberia: "Don't Compromise Your Duty"


    The Commissioner of the Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization (BIN) has warned Immigration officers assigned at the Robert International Airport and Owengroves in Grand Bassa... Read more »

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