For all official information and updates regarding COVID-19, visit the South African Department of Health's website at

Home » Posts Tagged "Immigrants" (Page 3)

Tag Archives: Immigrants

Immigrant reunited with child months after separation by US

17 March 2018, 9:23 PM

A Congolese mother has been reunited with her 7-year-old daughter months after they crossed the California-Mexico border seeking asylum and were separated by the U.S. government, an American Civil Liberties Union lawyer said Saturday. The daughter had been placed in a Chicago facility while the mother was held in San Diego, about 2,000 miles (3,200 […]

Hundreds rally to denounce Trump over racial slurs

16 January 2018, 6:56 AM

Hundreds of people braved freezing weather conditions to gather in New York’s famed Times Square to rally against racism and derogatory comments allegedly made by President Donald Trump.

Fear should not shape response to immigrants: Pope

14 January 2018, 5:47 PM

Mutual fears between immigrants and their new communities are understandable, but must not prevent new arrivals from being welcomed and integrated, Pope Francis said on Sunday in a special Mass to mark the World Day of Migrants and Refugees. Francis, a keen defender of the rights of migrants, was addressing a congregation including migrants and […]

Libyan authorities deport Egyptian migrants

13 December 2017, 6:46 AM

Libyan authorities deported 24 Egyptian migrants from Misrata to Egypt on Monday (December 12) as part of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) voluntary return scheme.

Nigerian protesters vandalise MTN head office in Abuja

23 February 2017, 6:01 PM

Nigerian protesters attacked and vandalised the head office of South African mobile phone giant MTN in Abuja on Thursday.



SABC © 2020