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Back in June 2014 I posted on the regulation changes South African Immigration had implemented, in an effort to reduce child trafficking.

Today, after comments from key stakeholders and the impact this regulation would have on everyone, the Minister of Home Affairs has further extended the deadline to… 9 more words

Home Affairs

Zimbabweans in South Africa receive visa lifeline

*featured in Wits Vuvuzela

A three-year extension of temporary visas will prevent the mass expulsion of Zimbabwean workers from South Africa, according to an announcement made by Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba, yesterday afternoon. 246 more words

Wits Vuvuzela

Maputo Corridor “held ransom” by new RSA Immigration border crossing requirements

South African authorities implemented legislation requiring all travellers from Mozambique to prove they hold enough funds to cover their visit, either by showing R3000 minimum or by providing a credit card with a bank statement, the Maputo Corridor Logistics Initiative (MCLI) said in a statement today. 147 more words

South Africa

Postgraduate students still struggling with SA visa regulations

*featured on Wits Vuvuzela

by Doreen Zimbizi, Kudzai Mazvarirwofa and Roxanne Joseph.

Newly issued visa regulations from the South African Department of Home Affairs have led to frustration and anger among foreigners, including Witsies, living in the country. 401 more words

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The Three Most Annoying Singaporean Habits

I’m going to put a disclaimer here because I don’t want anyone getting offended and taking me to court: this is simply my opinion. Unfortunately, I am not one of those people whose opinions run the world, and I am largely inconsequential as a human being; hence, if anyone at all is actually reading this, please do not take offense. 1,088 more words

Home Affairs

Bring me all the (Dairy Girl's) cheese


Blimey, hot enough for you, etc, how’ve you been, going anywhere nice on holidays? Yes I know, you haven’t seen me around here in ages. 607 more words