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Attacks on Foreign Nationals in Rosettenville | Home Affairs Response

Johannesburg – Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says his department wants to ensure peace and stability in areas that have been “earmarked” as problematic, following violent attacks on foreign nationals at the weekend. 147 more words

South Africa

Strong Winds

The wind is blowing stronger.  In fact, now there are winds.  That’s right, winds!

They are rustling the leaves.

Stronger winds, blowing strongly, fanning the flames of fire.

Home Affairs

Zambian government on expatriate work permits and new Dual Citizenship Board

In a statement released yesterday by the Zambian High Commission to South Africa, the Zambian government has suspended the extension of conditional work permits for expatriates until the system was reorganised to eliminate abuse. 924 more words

South Africa

Kids in London

So after such a long build up – I think Rayne started the countdown at 100 days, the kids have been and gone.  What a whirlwind time we had!   1,153 more words

Out And About In London

Sayonara 2016

As 2016 draws to a close I’ve decided to make this my last blog post for 2016.  With the cold weather coming in fast and knowing that I am going to have 2 weeks with my children exploring London to its fullest, I’ve decided to hibernate a bit until they get here and no activity means no blog posts. 482 more words


Home Affairs reacts to Mashaba's Illegal Immigrant comments

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba last week said illegal foreign nationals living in Johannesburg must be treated as criminals since they came to South Africa illegally. 349 more words


Minister Gigaba aims to brief Joburg mayor Mashaba on xenophobia

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba will seek a meeting with Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba, who has been quoted as calling foreigners criminals.

“Minister Gigaba views the comments as unfortunate, and will brief the mayor on government’s policy and interventions in relation to the management of international migration‚” said a statement issued by his office on Monday. 262 more words