citizenship

 
Schools expel children with no IDs
Schools expel children with no IDs
Two children, then aged eight and 14, from Sterkspruit in the Eastern Cape had to leave school in 2015 and sit at home after being chased out of...
Systemic prejudice in the UK, and visa refusals for African academics
Systemic prejudice in the UK, and visa refusals for African academics
Accusations of institutional racism continue to be directed towards the United Kingdom’s Home Office following a parliamentary inquiry...
Gigaba was 'incorrect' to naturalise Guptas, committee finds
Gigaba was 'incorrect' to naturalise Guptas, committee finds
The parliamentary portfolio committee on home affairs has found that former Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba was "incorrect" in granting members of the controversial Gupta family early naturalisation, but did not recommend any sanctions....
Citizens of nowhere suffer social and physical deprivations
Citizens of nowhere suffer social and physical deprivations
“To be stateless is like you don’t exist; you live in a parallel world with no proof of your identity,” says Leal in a United Nations Refugee...
How Home Affairs was Gupta’d
How Home Affairs was Gupta’d
The most wanted witness in Parliament’s inquiry into the naturalisation of the Gupta family was not there.
Gigaba, Apleni to testify on day two of Gupta naturalisation inquiry
Gigaba, Apleni to testify on day two of Gupta naturalisation inquiry
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba will be in the hot seat in Parliament on Thursday as he faces the gruelling scrutiny of his colleagues in the...
Parliament continues investigation into Gupta naturalisation
Parliament continues investigation into Gupta naturalisation
The home affairs portfolio committee will begin hearing testimony under oath about how Gupta brothers Rajesh and Atul were granted permission by...
The faces behind SA’s citizenship nightmare
The faces behind SA’s citizenship nightmare
Florette and Nsongoni Mulowayi arrived in South Africa from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as refugees in the early 2000s and subsequently became permanent residents....
Paris Spiderman shows the superhuman demands placed on migrants to earn citizenship
Paris Spiderman shows the superhuman demands placed on migrants to earn citizenship
Video footage of a man in Paris scaling four floors of a building to save...
Educate for democracy in Africa
Educate for democracy in Africa
Throughout history, humans told stories to make sense of and give meaning to who they are and what they might become. Africa has always been a...
Guptas show what home affairs can do
Guptas show what home affairs can do
I was admitted in 2013 as a permanent resident under “exceptional skills” and have been ordinarily resident in South Africa for more than five...
Citizens Gupta: Finally clarified. Sort of.
Citizens Gupta: Finally clarified. Sort of.
Atul and Rajesh Gupta are South African citizens; the fugitive Ajay Gupta is not.