Lawyers representing a group of people challenging the current Citizenship Act say the Home Affairs Department has prejudiced their clients.
Lawyers for Human Rights say they will challenge the amendments made to the Refugee Act that came into effect on 1 January.
While South Africa continues its efforts to extradite the controversial Gupta family, some of them are trying to renew their South African passports. This was revealed by Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi during an interview with the SABC on Tuesday evening.
The Department of Home Affairs is extending working hours from today until election day on Wednesday.
Citizens of the Eastern Cape have been given the assurance by the police and the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) that they will be able to cast their votes on Wednesday.