SOUTHERN AFRICAN MIGRATION PROJECT

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June 2006

Regional
   Global alliance to address shortage of health personnel., Chronicle - 2006-06-01
   More African students studying overseas, City Press - 2006-06-03
   Africa’s brain drain ‘critical’, The Zimbabwean - 2006-06-08
   Beating poverty through the black market, Business in Africa - 2006-06-14
   New game park to straddle SA, Zim and Botswana, Mail and Guardian - 2006-06-22
   Conference to reduce exploitative child labour, Bua News and AND Network - 2006-06-27

Angola
    Migration Services Probe Report,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-06-01
    Immigration Services Repatriate Illegal Foreigners,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-06-07
    Angolans return home from Central African Republic,  UNHCR News - 2006-06-08
    Multisectoral Commission on Illegal Immigration,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-06-15
    Chinese Doctors Come To Angola Under Cooperation,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-06-21
    Over 100 Illegal Foreigners Arrested,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-06-23
    Police Analyse Border Security,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-06-28
    SME Repatriates Over 23 Illegal Foreigners,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-06-29
Botswana
    Botswana softens stance on Zimbabwean immigrants,  SW Radio Africa - 2006-06-01
    Botswana needs 215 doctors,  BOPA - 2006-06-02
    Zimbabwean money flows to Botswana,  IRIN (UN) - 2006-06-05
    Border Hassles Continue,  The Voice - 2006-06-06
    Three South Africans deported,  BOPA - 2006-06-08
    Shopping for doctors,  Mmegi - 2006-06-08
    Minister lambasts Botswana over Treatment of Zimbabweans,  The Chronicle - 2006-06-12
    Cops Reinforce Border Security,  The Voice - 2006-06-13
    SA transit visa demand cumbersome,  Mmegi - 2006-06-16
    Refugees to have IDs,  BOPA - 2006-06-23
    Zimbabwean dies in mob justice,  Midweek Sun - 2006-06-27
DRC
    Warning song for migrants,  Business Day - 2006-06-02
    South Africa in the DRC,  Sunday Times - 2006-06-04
    Sudanese return from Congo,  UNHCR News - 2006-06-08
    Successful reintegration of refugees,  UNHCR News - 2006-06-28
    Ailing Health System Needs Cure,  UN Integrated Regional Information Networks - 2006-06-30
Lesotho
Malawi
    Malawi’s security under threat says Minister,  AND Network - 2006-06-03
    Zimbabweans seeing red in Malawi,  Zim Daily - 2006-06-07
    100 nurses migrate every year,  Daily Times - 2006-06-09
    Illegal immigrants overwhelm North,  Daily Times - 2006-06-09
    Malawi passports highly abused,  Malawi Nation - 2006-06-24
    Police campaign nets illegal immigrants,  Daily Times - 2006-06-27
    Brain drain angers govt,  Daily Times - 2006-06-28
Mauritius
Mozambique
    More Border Posts With Zimbabwe,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2006-06-01
    Zimbabwean migrants in Mozambique,  IRIN and Reuters Alertnet - 2006-06-01
    Zimbabwean Children at Risk in Mozambique,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2006-06-07
    SA Leads Pack to Invest in Mozambique,  Sunday Times - 2006-06-18
    Complaints Against Malawian Traders,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2006-06-19
    Operation to Repatriate Rwandan Refugees Fails,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2006-06-21
Namibia
    A Thread of Hope for Ramatex,  The Namibian - 2006-06-01
    Namibia Expels 128 Angolan Citizens,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-06-06
    Zimbabweans find salvation on Namibia’s streets,  Daily Times - 2006-06-06
    Call to Target Village Sex Workers,  New Era - 2006-06-22
    AIDS along key transport corridor,  Namibian - 2006-06-28
    Asian construction in firing line,  Namibian - 2006-06-28
South Africa
    Zimbabwean women found dead,  Zimbabwe Journalists.com - 2006-06-01
    SA Police xenophobic,  Zimbabwean - 2006-06-01
    Deportees narrate harrowing experience,  Chronicle - 2006-06-01
    When the colour of your skin does matter,  Business Day - 2006-06-02
    South Africa gives Zimbabweans a haven,  UN IRIN - 2006-06-02
    South Africa to sign Indian agreement,  Daily News - 2006-06-02
    Development can lessen illegal immigration,  SABC News - 2006-06-02
    Commentary on Home Affairs Performance,  Witness - 2006-06-03
    Number of SA nurses in UK decreases,  Mail and Guardian - 2006-06-05
    Angolan refugees to return home,  Bua News - 2006-06-05
    What are 5000 South Africans doing in Iraq?,  Mail and Guardian - 2006-06-06
    Shipping company emigrates because of Home Affairs,  Moneyweb Holdings Limited - 2006-06-06
    International visitors boost SA tourism,  Mail and Guardian - 2006-06-06
    Zimbabweans rounded-up in SA blitz,  Chronicle - 2006-06-06
    SA Steps Up Bid to Retain Health Staff,  Business Day - 2006-06-07
    Hope Centre now open,  Zimbabwean - 2006-06-07
    Place of worship now a den of iniquity,  Star - 2006-06-08
    Bishop denies allegations at safehouse for Zimbabweans,  SW Radio Africa News - 2006-06-09
    ANC wants to reserve car guard jobs for South Africans,  Weekend Argus - 2006-06-10
    Home Affairs is in a state of collapse,  Cape Argus - 2006-06-10
    Shape up or ship out, says minister,  Sunday Tribune - 2006-06-11
    SA plan to cut foreign doctors in country,  Dispatch - 2006-06-12
    Fewer foreign doctors may mean trouble,  Star - 2006-06-12
    Immigrant chaos can prove costly,  Business Day - 2006-06-12
    Immigration Officers Could Strike,  Sapa - 2006-06-12
    SA’s businesses grow strong in African soil,  Business Day - 2006-06-13
    No asylum for torture victim,  Zimbabwean - 2006-06-14
    Cape judge orders end to stripper tax,  Cape Times - 2006-06-14
    Hope in a Suitcase,  Inter Press Service - 2006-06-15
    South Africa’s chronic shortage of health care professionals,  Moneyweb - 2006-06-15
    Time limit for foreign doctors downplayed,  Mercury - 2006-06-15
    Nigerians stroll through immigration,  The Herald - 2006-06-15
    Blame at home affairs: Response by Mangosuthu Buthelezi,  Financial Mail - 2006-06-16
    Coordinated approach needed to tackle skills issue,  Mining Weekly - 2006-06-16
    Crowded house of hope,  Business Day - 2006-06-17
    South Africa police arrest 53 illegal immigrants,  AND Network - 2006-06-19
    Jail for immigration officials,  Zimbabwe Journalists.com - 2006-06-19
    Minister Promises Action to Help Asylum-Seekers,  Sapa - 2006-06-20
    100 000 asylum applications to be fast-tracked,  Citizen - 2006-06-20
    Better research needed to combat trafficking,  IRIN - 2006-06-21
    Cape Town issues groundbreaking declaration on refugees,  Relief Web and UNCHR News - 2006-06-21
    More Zimbabweans seek asylum,  UN IRIN - 2006-06-21
    SA’s Promise to Refugees,  Business Day - 2006-06-21
    More Zimbabweans seek asylum,  IRIN (UN) - 2006-06-21
    Conference on refugees,  Citizen - 2006-06-21
    Despite legislation, they are still not safe,  Star - 2006-06-21
    Zimbabwean ivory smugglers arrested,  Star - 2006-06-22
    Little welcome for refugees in SA,  BBC News - 2006-06-22
    Somalis in Walmer ‘living in fear’,  Herald - 2006-06-23
    Refugees ‘disgusted’ with xenophobia,  Herald - 2006-06-23
    Sasol criticised for foreign labour,  Business Report - 2006-06-23
    Sector skills quotas miss their mark,  Business Day - 2006-06-24
    From fear to hostile refuge,  Sunday Tribune - 2006-06-24
    Sasol to employ more foreign workers,  Business Report - 2006-06-26
    Mother City Shows the Way for Refugees,  Business Day - 2006-06-26
    Home Affairs to teach SA society about refugees,  Bua News - 2006-06-27
    Judge slams immigration officials ‘draconic’ powers,  Cape Times - 2006-06-27
    ‘We want to be citizens not charities’ say refugees,  Mail and Guardian - 2006-06-27
    Police must return refugee’s goods,  Pretoria News - 2006-06-28
    South African government meets refugees,  UNHCR and Reuters Alertnet - 2006-06-29
    One stop border post for SA and Mozambique,  SABC News - 2006-06-29
    Minister scraps SA transit-visa requirement,  Mail and Guardian - 2006-06-29
    Foreigners blamed for Gauteng robberies,  Mail and Guardian - 2006-06-29
    Commentary on Refugee Treatment by HRC’s Majodina,  Cape Argus - 2006-06-30
    Immigration Act changed to attract skills,  Pretoria News - 2006-06-30
Swaziland
    No End in Sight to Job Losses,  UN Integrated Regional Information Networks - 2006-06-08
    Soldiers kill three and set them alight,  Times of Swaziland - 2006-06-24
Tanzania
    Evictees Cry Foul Over Lost Property,  The New Times - 2006-06-06
    Opinion on dual citizen system split,  Sunday Observer - 2006-06-11
    Ugandans Expelled From Tanzania,  The Monitor - 2006-06-14
    S. African investments in Tanzania,  Daily News - 2006-06-15
    Police net 40 ‘illegal’ immigrants,  Sunday Observer - 2006-06-18
    Dar, Maputo work to remove visa hitches,  Daily News - 2006-06-20
    Refugee Agency Begins Repatriation,  UN Integrated Regional Information Networks - 2006-06-22
    Traders nabbed at border,  Sunday Observer - 2006-06-25
    Refugee Families Camp At Nyagatare,  The News Times - 2006-06-30
Zambia
    Congolese refugees in Zambia await elections,  UNHCR - 2006-06-02
    Nurses call for new health plan,  ZNBC - 2006-06-02
    Zim, Zambia offer study in contrasts,  Zimbabwe Independent - 2006-06-02
    Zambian judge’s fragrant sentence,  BBC News - 2006-06-02
    Concern Over Somalis Leaving Refugee Camp,  UN Integrated Regional Information Networks - 2006-06-05
    Paying for illegally staying in Zambia,  Post of Zambia - 2006-06-11
    Zambia, Malawi Agree to Restore Vandalised Beacons,  The Times of Zambia - 2006-06-12
    Zambia, Malawi officials tour border,  Times of Zambia - 2006-06-12
    Zambia beckons new wave of tourists,  BBC News - 2006-06-13
    Immigration arrests foreign traders,  Post of Zambia - 2006-06-14
    Refugees From Ethiopia, Somalia Arrive in Nakonde,  The Post - 2006-06-15
    Zambia concerned over refugee problem,  Relief Web - 2006-06-16
    Zambia pledges to continue protecting refugees,  Post of Zambia - 2006-06-20
    Illegal immigrants to Zambia on increase,  Xinhua and Relief Web - 2006-06-24
    Immigration deports 55,  Post of Zambia - 2006-06-25
    HIV/AIDS and Zambian truck drivers,  AIDSMap News - 2006-06-27
Zimbabwe
    Congestion at Beitbridge border port eases,  Chronicle - 2006-06-01
    Stevenson urges return of Zimbabweans in the diaspora,  Zimbabwe Journalists.com - 2006-06-02
    UK asylum court battle set for July,  New Zimbabwe - 2006-06-04
    Zimbabwean MP to seek asylum in UK,  The Telegraph - 2006-06-04
    Zimbabwe army in farm take-overs,  New Zimbabwe - 2006-06-04
    Economic situation forces immigrants back to their roots,  SW Radio Africa - 2006-06-06
    Zimra to install scanners at border posts,  Chronicle - 2006-06-06
    Tycoon Bredenkamp flees Zimbabwe,  SW Radio Africa - 2006-06-07
    Touts arrested in border patrols,  AND Network - 2006-06-07
    Hospitals operate without doctors,  ReliefWeb - 2006-06-08
    Move to Curb Vice at Border Laudable: Editorial,  The Herald - 2006-06-09
    Woman lives in fear of Home Office deportation,  Yorkshire Post - 2006-06-09
    Zimbabwean farmers find solace in Nigeria,  Sapa-AFP - 2006-06-11
    Zimbabwe loses out on Africa tourism growth,  Standard - 2006-06-11
    Bulawayo-Botswana service welcomed,  Chronicle - 2006-06-12
    Renewed Clean-Up Drive,  Sapa-AFP - 2006-06-15
    Development of border posts vital: President,  Herald - 2006-06-16
    Govt launches another clean-up operation,  IRIN - 2006-06-16
    Former Zimbabwe Judge Gets Refugee Status,  Sapa-dpa - 2006-06-23
    Two year wait for Zimbabwe passport seekers,  AND Network - 2006-06-23
    SA Police Crack Down On Illegal Road Blocks,  The Herald - 2006-06-26
    Congolese refugee helps Zimbabwe tackle medical crisis,  UNHCR News - 2006-06-28
    Clean-up fails to drive off vendors from streets,  Zim Online - 2006-06-28
    UN criticises UK over Zimbabwe refugees,  Zimbabwe Journalists.com - 2006-06-28
    Zim loses workforce to the diaspora,  Chronicle - 2006-06-30