Home affairs opened for registration weekend

2014-02-08 22:34

All home affairs offices across the country would be opened on the final registration drive, the Department of Home Affairs has said.

'White widow' ran up thousands in debt in SA

2013-09-25 16:39

The British woman nicknamed the “white widow” has reportedly been able to secure thousands of rands using a fake South African passport.

Home affairs confident about visa case

2012-11-12 22:06

The home affairs ministry has expressed confidence about an appeal by the IFP and Cope regarding the Dalai Lama's visa.

SAHRC: Home affairs violates foreigners' rights

2012-11-03 17:30

The SAHRC has accused the department of home affairs of violating the rights of foreigners at the Lindela Repatriation Centre in the West Rand.

Govt delegation leaves for Cuba

2011-05-21 12:06

A government delegation has left for Cuba to finalise a visa waiver agreement for officials and diplomats, says the department of home affairs.

Home affairs undermining rights - DA

2010-11-10 14:03

Home affairs is violating the rights of Zimbabwean refugees seeking to regularise their stay in SA, the DA has claimed. The government has denied this.

'Ears' suspect' walks free

2010-05-29 13:43

The South Gauteng High Court has ordered the release of a Zimbabwean detained by immigration authorities because his ears didn't look the same as in his passport photo.


Over 17 000 IDs collected for registration

2013-11-13 15:45

More than 17 000 people have collected their identity documents during the past voter registration weekend, home affairs spokesperson Ronnie Mamoepa says.

Home affairs prepared to work with Kenya

2013-09-24 12:57

The department of home affairs is prepared to work with Kenya in determining the validity of a South African passport linked to a member of al-Shabaab involved in the attacks in Nairobi.

Deportation claims denied

2012-11-06 21:13

Home Affairs has denied that it is planning to deport 30 illegal foreigners held at the Lindela Repatriation Centre.

Dalai Lama applies for SA visa

2011-08-31 08:03

The department of home affairs says it has received a visa application from the Dalai Lama, but is seeking advice on the "political and diplomatic implications".

Home affairs bonuses under review

2010-12-24 08:00

Bonuses for home affairs officials are being reviewed, not cancelled, says a department spokesperson.

No need to panic over Zim dispensation

2010-09-04 22:26

It is not necessary for Zimbabweans to go back home in order to legalise their stay in South Africa, says Home Affairs spokesperson Ronnie Mamoepa.

How many Zimbabweans in SA?

2009-06-23 14:09

There is little agreement on how many Zimbabweans are in SA, or how to handle the influx.

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