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December 2005

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Angola
    Angolan refugees avoiding voluntary repatriation,  Post of Zambia - 2005-12-06
    UNHCR winds up three-year program,  Sapa-AP - 2005-12-20
    Over 2000 foreigners repatriated in 2005,  Angola Press - 2005-12-28
Botswana
    MoH employs 409 dodctors,  BOPA - 2005-12-01
    No diplomatic immunity in labour cases,  Mmegi - 2005-12-04
    Ministry employs 104 foreign doctors,  BOPA - 2005-12-06
    Patrol team charged with indecent assault and rape,  Botswana Gazette - 2005-12-07
    Bid to streamline cross border qualifications,  Botswana Gazette - 2005-12-07
    Employees complain over wages,  Mmegi - 2005-12-08
    Mogae rejects Good again,  Mmegi - 2005-12-08
    Mogae reveals why Good was deported,  Mmegi - 2005-12-09
    Zimbabweans collect remittances in Botswana,  SW Radio Africa Zimbabwe - 2005-12-13
    Ballooning numbers of immigrants,  Mmegi - 2005-12-20
    Zimbabweans accused in Botswana relate ordeal,  Chronicle - 2005-12-21
DRC
    Asylum questions for DR Congo,  BBC News - 2005-12-01
    Congolese refugees in South Sudan,  UNHCR News - 2005-12-12
Lesotho
    Lesotho reels from triple crisis,  BBC News - 2005-12-09
Malawi
    Mwanza has new medical centre,  Malawi Nation - 2005-12-02
    'Concentrate on exporting skills',  Malawi Nation - 2005-12-06
Mauritius
Mozambique
    Mozambique and SA to sign health agreement,  Mail & Guardian - 2005-12-07
    Government to pay former Mozambican migrant workers,  Angola Press - 2005-12-13
Namibia
    Illegal immigrants rounded up,  Namibian - 0000-00-00
    Home Affairs warns against fake papers,  New Era - 2005-12-14
    Not carrying ID is not a crime,  Namibian - 2005-12-19
    South Africans arrested over robbery,  Namibian - 2005-12-20
South Africa
    Hostels make way for community centres,  Business Day - 2005-12-01
    Johannesburg's refugee prostitutes,  Business Day - 2005-12-01
    SA transit visas against SADC integration,  The Herald - 2005-12-01
    Hostage taking at Home Affairs,  Star - 2005-12-01
    Delays blamed for sale of fake IDs,  Sapa and SABC - 2005-12-01
    State to hire 400 engineers abroad,  Business Day - 2005-12-02
    Sympathetic public backs hostage-taker,  Star - 2005-12-02
    Women saved from sex slavery,  Witness - 2005-12-03
    Conditions in SA prompt professionals to leave,  Sapa - 2005-12-05
    Majority of citizens abroad connected to country,  Bua News - 2005-12-05
    South Africa, a beacon of hope,  Bua News - 2005-12-06
    Majority will come back to South Africa,  Dispatch - 2005-12-06
    Improvements in immigrant detention centre,  UN IRIN - 2005-12-07
    South Africa tightens visas,  Botswana Gazette - 2005-12-07
    SA, Mozambique to sign health agreement,  SABC News - 2005-12-07
    Skills need to be honed,  Sunday Times - 2005-12-08
    Skills acquisition a priority,  Bua News - 2005-12-08
    Govt calls on expats to help,  Sapa - 2005-12-08
    SA lags on asylum bids by refugees,  SouthScan - 2005-12-08
    Zimbabweans flock home,  The Herald - 2005-12-11
    Sharp dip in training of engineers,  Dispatch - 2005-12-12
    Coming home?,  Natal Witness - 2005-12-12
    Thousands wait as immigration battles backlog,  Cape Argus - 2005-12-12
    Skills shortage most pressing investment concern,  Sapa - 2005-12-13
    KZN health staff crisis,  Natal Witness - 2005-12-13
    Evicted Zimbabweans sleep in the open,  Zim Online - 2005-12-15
    Home Affairs admits to wrong doing,  SABC News - 2005-12-16
    SA reviews aslyum procedures,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-16
    SA faces severe skill shortage,  Mining Weekly - 2005-12-16
    Pressure to close Lindela,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-16
    Immigration scam kingpin prison sentence,  Sunday Argus - 2005-12-18
    Police keep document from man accused of hostage-taking,  Sunday Times - 2005-12-18
    Thousands throng Beitbridge border post,  Chronicle - 2005-12-20
    Fingers point over border snags,  Business Day - 2005-12-20
    'Low morale' at Beit Bridge,  Business Day - 2005-12-21
    Zimbabwean women in Jo'burg,  Zim Online - 2005-12-21
    South African immigration officers arrested,  Chronicle - 2005-12-22
    Travellers slam SA visa regime,  Zimbabwe Independent - 2005-12-23
    Migrants seek police protection from mob justice,  Cape Times - 2005-12-26
    No easing up of congestion at border,  Chronicle - 2005-12-27
    South Africa deports Zimbabweans by plane,  Agence France Presse - 2005-12-28
    SA deports Zimbabweans,  Herald - 2005-12-29
    Mozambicans deported from South Africa,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2005-12-29
    Number of Mozambican miners falling,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2005-12-30
    Five killed in SA 'revenge attacks',  Chronicle - 2005-12-30
    Maths, science teachers sought,  Dispatch - 2005-12-31
    'No Zimbabweans killed in SA riots',  Herald - 2005-12-31
Swaziland
    Foreign lawyers must be banned,  Times of Swaziland - 2005-12-10
    Swazi lawyers want to practise in SA,  Swazi Observer - 2005-12-14
    No more long queues for traders at borders,  Times of Swaziland - 2005-12-17
Tanzania
    Immigration lacks material for new passports,  Guardian and IPP Media - 2005-12-03
    Immigration zeroes in on corrupt officers,  Guardian and IPP Media - 2005-12-08
    Local suppliers not happy with goods from South Africa,  Guardian and IPP Media - 2005-12-08
    Freight agents say new fees favour foreigners,  The East African - 2005-12-13
    Tanzanians lambaste foreign missions,  IPP Media - 2005-12-13
Zambia
    Warehouse to help stop smuggling,  Times of Zambia - 2005-12-02
    Refugees in Zambia facing food shortages,  Angola Press - 2005-12-27
    Chinese investors in Zambia to be more active,  Post of Zambia - 2005-12-30
Zimbabwe
    Zimbabwe's evicted and forsaken,  Mail & Guardian - 2005-12-01
    Hunger strike continues,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-02
    Fresh asylum claims advised now,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-02
    CSOs demand vote for exiles,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-02
    Sinking into the past,  The Times - 2005-12-03
    Housing programme grinds to a halt,  Zim Online - 2005-12-03
    Evicted, forsaken and internally displaced,  Zim Daily - 2005-12-06
    Demolitions: government admits it bungled,  Financial Gazette - 2005-12-07
    Tourism industry completes another difficult year,  Daily Mirror - 2005-12-08
    Suffering unabated, death toll rises,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-09
    Border jumpers,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-09
    Smugglers cost Zimbabwe billions,  The Herald - 2005-12-11
    Operation Murambatsvina victims return,  UN IRIN - 2005-12-14
    New wave of demolitions in Bulawayo,  Zim Daily - 2005-12-14
    Homelink allocated stands in Bulawayo,  Financial Gazette - 2005-12-15
    No forced removal of failed asylum seekers to Zimbabwe,  SW Radio Africa Zimbabwe News - 2005-12-15
    British MPs advocate work permits for asylum seekers,  SW Radio Africa Zimbabwe News - 2005-12-16
    Health budget fails to address brain drain,  UN IRIN - 2005-12-16
    Health service collapse,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-16
    Taxi war erupts at border post,  Chronicle - 2005-12-16
    Zimbabwe court dismisses farm seizure cases,  Reuters - 2005-12-18
    Toll fees introduced,  Sunday Times - 2005-12-20
    Plumtree border post traffic manageable,  Chronicle - 2005-12-21
    Zimbabweans in diaspora urged to supply council,  Daily Mirror - 2005-12-21
    Queue at Musina,  Zimbabwean - 2005-12-23
    Police bust illegal forex syndicate,  Chronicle - 2005-12-27
    Zimbabwe detains deportees from SA,  SABC News - 2005-12-28
    Immigration Department officers fined,  Chronicle - 2005-12-28
    Chaos at border post,  Zim Online - 2005-12-31