Botswana Deporting Nigerians

From empty sky Mon Nov 26 2012, 02:00:00

Vanguard is reporting that Nigerians are being denied permission to renew visas in Botswana, even when they are married to Botswana nationals. Intra-African migration is complicated. The Xenophobic incidents in South Africa a few years back were extreme but they were an extreme manifestation of a widespread problem. Many Africans drift or migrate or flee towards the south of the continent.

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

South Africa:   7 Obstacles to Ending Rape Culture (news)
The Daily Vox
30 June 2016

The Soul City Institute held a panel discussion on sexual violence and women's voices on Wednesday morning at their offices in Johannesburg. The four panellists who took part were Unathi Maphipha ... [read more]

South Africa:   DJ Black Coffee to Work with U.S. Singer Alicia Keys (news)
allAfrica.com
30 June 2016

Nkosinathi Maphumulo, popularly known as DJ Black Coffee, is set to collaborate with award-winning singer-songwriter, Alicia Keys. According to Sunday Times, DJ Black Coffee confirmed that the pair ... [read more]

South Africa:   Late Musician Mgqumeni's Impersonator Jailed for Rape (news)
allAfrica.com
30 June 2016

Sibusiso Gcabashe has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for impersonating late Maskandi musician Khulekani 'Mgqumeni' Khumalo. The Maskandi muso impersonator made headlines in 2012 after claiming ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!