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WHY SHARING THE #MALUSIGIGABA VIDEO COULD LAND YOU IN TROUBLE WITH THE LAW

A video in which Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba performs a sexual act on himself has been widely shared on social media over the past 24 hours, but an expert

SOUTH AFRICA NEEDS ‘CLOSED’ BORDERS, TIGHTER IMMIGRATION CONTROL, SAYS DA

The ANC has failed to secure SA’s national borders, says the party, as it ramps up its anti-illegal immigration campaign ahead of 2019 elections SA’s borders should be “closed” and

DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS REOPENS REFUGEE OFFICE IT CLOSED IN 2011

“The courts had spoken. We had to do it,” says Deputy Minister of Home Affairs The Port Elizabeth Refugee Reception Office was officially re-opened on Friday by Minister of Home

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SOUTH AFRICA’S DEMOCRATIC ALLIANCE PLAYS POPULIST IMMIGRATION CARD

As elsewhere in the world, migration is increasingly at the centre of South Africa’s public and political debate. For the first time, the country’s official opposition party, the Democratic Alliance

DEPT OF HOME AFFAIRS IN HOT WATER OVER UNPAID R794M IT COMPANY INVOICE

‘The Star’ newspaper is reporting that Double Ring Trading was owed R67m by the department back in 2009, but the amount has now increased to R794 million, which liquidators are

PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA OFFICIALLY CLOSES THE TWO-DAY PRESIDENTIAL JOBS SUMMIT HELD AT THE GALLAGHER CONVENTION CENTER IN MIDRAND, JOHANNESBURG

The Summit was convened under the auspices of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (NEDLAC) and brought together all constituencies under one roof to focus on collaborative and high-impact

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SOUTH AFRICA SET TO GRANT VISA WAIVERS FOR NUMEROUS COUNTRIES EXCLUDING NIGERIA

The South African government is set to grant visa waiver agreements to many countries, which will allow travellers from those countries to enter their country without a visa. But sadly,

HOME AFFAIRS MINISTER MALUSI GIGABA REVEALS RELAXED VISA RULES

The requirements for foreign minors travelling to South Africa are to be simplified‚ home affairs minister Malusi Gigaba said at a media briefing on Tuesday. An international travel advisory to

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RAMAPHOSA TO UNVEIL MANDELA STATUE AT UN HQ ON HERITAGE DAY

While South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on home soil on Monday, President Cyril Ramaphosa will extend the country’s historic legacy by unveiling a statue of late president Nelson Mandela at

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ACTING PRESIDENT DAVID MABUZA LEAD THE NATIONAL HERITAGE DAY CELEBRATIONS IN KOKSTAD

Acting President David Mabuza lead the National Heritage Day Celebrations at the Riverview Stadium in Kokstad, KwaZulu-Natal Province. The South African Calendar marks September as the Month of Heritage and