When herd behaviour is used for selfishness, all you’re left with is a smug sense of entitlement, writes Charlene Naidoo.
President Cyril Ramaphosa – in his capacity as African Union chairperson – expressed his sadness at the death of migrants in transit in Mozambique.
Greece has been detaining migrants and refugees, and sending them to a secret centre just a few hundred metres from the border village of Poros, a New York Times investigation has revealed.
The ruling deals the Trump administration a major setback, even if it proves temporary.
Thousands cross the Beit Bridge border post into South Africa in a 24-hour period last week.
The hygiene situation at the Methodist Church in Cape Town is dire as a leadership dispute among refugees complicates matters.
Police have urged asylum seekers, who claim they are forced to pay bribes at Pretoria Central police station, to lay a formal complaint.
The City of Cape Town is expected to apply for an urgent interdict against foreign nationals conducting a sit-in at the Central Methodist Mission for allegedly flouting health and safety by-laws.
Forty-one migrants have been found alive in a refrigerated truck in northern Greece, say police, who arrested the driver.
Minister of Home Affairs Aaron Motsoaledi has told a joint meeting of the portfolio committees on home affairs and cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs every child needs to go to school.
President Cyril Rampahosa's administration has overseen an increase in the number of visa application denials compared to the final year of Jacob Zuma's presidency.
More than 60 suspected undocumented migrants from Ethiopia have been found dead in a cargo container in Mozambique's northwest Tete province, a hospital official has said.
Countries are boosting travel restrictions and barring entry to foreign nationals who've recently been to China, South Korea, Iran, and Italy.
The visas of a number of South Africans applying for refugee status have been denied by the Australian government, according to a report by the Saturday Star.
A second leader of the refugees and asylum seekers living in the Methodist Church in Cape Town has appeared in court.
The Police released a stun grenade to stop heated arguments in front of the church on Greenmarket Square, where self-appointed guards were controlling access.
A Zimbabwean initiative dubbed ZimThrive will host an event aimed at urging countrymen living in South Africa to return home through a "homecoming extravaganza" to be held in April.
At least 58 migrants drowned as their boat sank near the Mauritanian coast after a week at sea, the International Organization for Migration said Thursday.
Thousands of African migrants, ushered to Yemen by smugglers, find themselves in the particular hell of Ras al-Ara. There, many are raped or otherwise tortured by traffickers who demand more money from the families they left behind.
Outgoing Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has asked Parliament to help ensure that the "dysfunctional" Department of Home Affairs discharge is duties in terms of documenting foreign nationals.
Mexico has deported 311 Indian nationals to New Delhi, the National Migration Institute (INM) said, calling it an unprecedented transatlantic deportation.
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