Deportation

By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jul 30th, 2013
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Suspected Ethiopian drug lord Soloman Walde Haulu was arrested in Nairobi’s Eastleigh neighbourhood Thursday (July 25th) for re-entering the country illegally after he was deported June 11th, Kenya’s The Standard reported. Haulu, 76, sneaked back into Kenya from Uganda through the Malaba ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
May 6th, 2012
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An attorney for a 28-year-old Nigerian man facing deportation will try to persuade immigration officials  on Monday to release his client from a Wisconsin detention center following his arrest last week. The lawyer and the man’s American wife contend the arrest was unnecessary. Eugene Peba, who has b...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Mar 12th, 2012
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OUR government has opted for a short-cut diplomatic strategy in its attempt to appease Nigeria. This after 125 citizens from the West African country were refused entry into South Africa. They were deported soon after immigration officials at OR Tambo International Airport queried the validity –...
By benim
In News
Sep 20th, 2011
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A Nigerian man convicted of rape has been allowed to stay in the UK following a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights. The man, known only as AA, was allowed to stay after the court in Strasbourg said that his right to a family life would have been ‘violated’ if he was sent [&helli...
By benim
In News
Aug 1st, 2011
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The South African government has finished processing applications from more than 250,000 Zimbabweans seeking permission to live and work in South Africa. The South African government has indicated that starting next month, any Zimbabwean in the country without authorization could be deported. More th...
By benim
In Analysis
Jul 27th, 2011
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It has recently come to my attention that 45 Ghanaians were deported from Nigeria and robbed by the government of the Nigeria by being prevented from even collecting their stuff. Historically both Nigeria and Ghana have done massive deportations of each others citizens. In 1969 Ghana deported up to 2...
By benim
In News
Mar 14th, 2011
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The Population and Immigration Authority sent a Nigerian woman and her Israeli-born daughter back to her native country, as part of the cabinet’s decision to deport migrants who do not meet certain criteria. The woman entered Israel in 2009 as a part of a tourist pilgrimage from Nigeria. After ...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Mar 4th, 2011
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About 92 Nigerians have been deported by the British Government. They arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos, yesterday. An immigration source said two of them were accused of drug related offences; others were deported for immigration offences. Some of the deporte...
By benim
In News
Jan 5th, 2011
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Co-Minister of Home Affairs Theresa Makone toured the damaged facility on Wednesday and said operations at the documents production facility of the Office of the Registrar General should resume within days. Zimbabwe’s Office of the Registrar General could resume issuing passports next week if r...
By benim
In News
Jan 3rd, 2011
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Almost 255 000 Zimbabweans took advantage of the government’s special dispensation to legalise their stay in South Africa, a home affairs spokesperson said on Monday. Ronnie Mamoepa said the final figure for Zimbabweans who applied to legalise their stay in the country stood at 254 802. By 4pm ...