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Congo-Kinshasa: Zambia DRC Border Post Set for Facelift

By Michael ChaweThe Democratic Republic Congo and Zambia's Kasumbalesa border post is one typical African border. Dusty, crowded and suffocating. Do not forget the sweltering...
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Gambia: Drama Turns Young Gambians Away From ‘Desperate Route to Babylon’

By Nellie PeytonDakar — Janet Badjan-Young saw how performing arts could provide unemployed young Gambians with an alternative to illegally migrating to Europe when...
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Kenya: Canada Begs Kenya for a Million Immigrants? No, This Is False

In late April 2019 several Kenyan blogs published the same story using the same photo and same headline: "Canada's prime minister begs Kenya president...

UN Palestinian Refugee Agency Pleads for Funds

UNITED NATIONS —  The U.N. agency that assists Palestinian refugees warned Wednesday that it would run out of money in a few weeks if donors...
Atlantic Immigration Pilot update allows open work permits for intermediate-skilled spouses

Atlantic Immigration Pilot update allows open work permits for intermediate-skilled spouses

Details Written by The CanadaVisa Team on 10 May 2019 An update to the Atlantic...

Migrant Surge Accelerates at US-Mexico Border 

CAPITOL HILL —  The Trump administration on Thursday said a surge of migrant arrivals at the southern U.S. border continues to accelerate, with more than...
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Tunisia: Dozens of Migrants Drown Off Coast of Tunisia After Heading to Italy

A boat carrying people towards Europe capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, with dozens losing their lives in the deadliest migrant boat sinking in months....
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Ugandan South Africa Mission Runs Out of Passports

By Moses KyeyuneKampala — The Head of Uganda's Mission in South Africa, Ms Barbara Nekesa, has decried the stock out of passports that risks...
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Kenya: Police Disperse Refugees Outside UNHCR Offices in Nairobi

By Joseph MurayaNairobi — Police have lobbed teargas to disperse refugees who have been camping outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees offices...
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Ethiopia: 5.2 Billion Birr Medicine for IDPs

By Brook AbduThe government of Ethiopia is in the process of buying a 5.2-billion-birr medicine in fear of potential epidemic outbreak at camps where...
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Nigeria: U.S. ‘Dropbox’ Suspension – Diplomat Urges Nigeria to Retaliate

The President of the Association of Foreign Relations Professionals of...
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Tunisia: UNHCR – 65 Reported Drowned After Shipwreck Off Coast of Tunisia

press release Some 65 people have drowned after their boat sank approximately 45 nautical miles off the coast of Tunisia early this morning, in one...
B.C. issues 77 invitations in May 14 Tech Pilot draw

B.C. issues 77 invitations in May 14 Tech Pilot draw

British Columbia invited 77 Skills Immigration and Express Entry B.C. candidates to apply for a provincial nomination through its Tech Pilot in a draw held...
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Nigeria: U.S. Visa – Another Window Shutting Against Nigerians

Last Tuesday, The American Consular service in Nigeria reviewed the...
New Express Entry draw invites trades candidates with CRS scores as low as 332

New Express Entry draw invites trades candidates with CRS scores as low as 332

The Canadian government has issued new invitations to apply for permanent residence to 500 Express Entry candidates in a draw held May 15.Unlike most Express...
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Kenya: Refugees Run Riot in Kenya

By Maria MachariaNairobi — KENYAN police have arrested 17 refugees after protests by the migrants over some grievances turned violent. More than 100 refugees have...
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Nigeria: U.S. Announces New Visa Application Procedure for Nigeria

The United States mission to Nigeria has announced the indefinite...
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Africa: Young Refugees Can Help ‘Silence the Guns By 2020’

analysis By Muneinazvo KujekeToday more than 600 million young people globally live in fragile and conflict-affected areas, many of them in Africa. At some point...
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Gambia: Basse Immigration Staff Vacate Office Premise

By Lamin FattyThe staff of the Basse Immigration Office have vacated the premises they occupied for the last decade and a half, after being...
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Africa: Internal Displacement ‘Deserves Visibility’

United Nations — More people are displaced inside their own countries than ever before, and only higher figures can be expected without urgent long-term...

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