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Nigeria’s border closure has implications for Africa’s economic integration

Efforts to increase trade within the continent are being undermined from the start

Border lessons: Pay up. Period

This is an extract from the chapter titled Aisha, in which the author travels from Bamako in Mali to Conakry in Guinea

Border delays because officials can

Four hours after our arrival in Lagos, the immigration officials must have felt they had sufficiently flexed their muscles

DA outlines immigration plan to deal with ‘porous borders’

The Democratic Alliance has presented a plan which it says will ‘secure borders and stop illegal immigration’

Women in jeopardy at every post

Shady border officials are still subjecting female traders to sexual abuse and debilitating extortion.

Tanzania ponders regional ouster

The East African Community has been accused of forging trilateral deals that exclude the country.

Security doesn’t flow across the river

This is the second in a series of four articles about the cross-border portability of social benefits for migrant workers.

Radebe promises better border control to combat crime

Justice Minister Jeff Radebe says government is intensifying efforts to improve border management to deal with cross-border crime and poaching.

Porous border is smugglers’ paradise

<b>Sean O'Toole</b> and <b>Paul Botes</b> take a journey along the border from Pontdrift to south of Komatipoort to find the gaps in a broken system.

The rise of the African border town

African borders are not just dangerous places to be, they are also staggeringly inefficient.

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Mboweni says no more Zondo funding as court extends commission’s lifespan

The finance minister suggests money should be found from the cash-strapped justice department

SABC retrenchment process set to be finalised on Friday

At a portfolio committee meeting on Tuesday, developing a sustainable funding model for the SABC was top of the agenda

Slain top cop blamed for not cooperating with police

The widow of Charl Kinnear submitted a petition to parliament to find out why protection services were withdrawn before her husband’s assassination

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