SOUTHERN AFRICAN MIGRATION PROJECT

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November 2006

Regional
   Clean up of border areas, Chronicle - 2006-11-09
   Single visa for SADC member states, Namibia Economist - 2006-11-10
   SADC States Upset About Poaching of Medical Staff, The Namibian - 2006-11-14
   African leaders pledge to speed up regional integration, Herald - 2006-11-16
   African expatriates look homeward, African News Dimension - 2006-11-16
   Expedite implantation of uni-visa system, Herald - 2006-11-25

Angola
    Refugees wary about their return,  UN IRIN - 2006-11-03
    New Operation Methods For Border Police,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-11-07
    Clandestine Mining By Illegal Foreigners,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-11-09
    Army Staff Chief Recommends Measures Against Illegal Immigration,  Angola Press Agency - 2006-11-09
    Angolan Refugees In Zambia To Return,  Angola Press - 2006-11-13
Botswana
    Botswana to expel illegal Zimbabweans,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-01
    Angolan refugees get citizenship,  BOPA - 2006-11-02
    Botswana visa in black market,  Botswana Gazette - 2006-11-08
    Botswana hunts down illegal immigrants,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-08
    Neighbours discuss security threat,  Botswana Guardian - 2006-11-14
    Human trafficking worries police,  Mmegi - 2006-11-14
    Cattle rustlers wreak havoc in Botswana,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-17
    Illegal immigrants become police cash cow,  Mmegi - 2006-11-17
    Botswana president attacks xenophobia,  SW Radio Africa - 2006-11-20
    Border gates to open 24/7,  Botswana Guardian - 2006-11-21
    Namibian refugees return home,  BOPA - 2006-11-21
    6,000 Zimbabweans beaten in Botswana,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-29
    Refugee found crucified,  BOPA - 2006-11-30
DRC
    Return of Angolan Refugees From Republic of Congo,  UN News Service - 2006-11-02
    Calls for tighter border control,  The Monitor - 2006-11-20
    Border closed after cholera outbreak,  UN IRIN - 2006-11-20
Lesotho
    Migrants suffer in SA,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-29
Malawi
    Britain dumping Zimbabweans in Malawi,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-02
    Turning brain drain into brain gain,  Malawi Nation - 2006-11-03
    Malawi now home to 9,500 refugees,  Daily Times - 2006-11-09
    Health worker shortage a challenge to AIDS treatment,  UN IRIN - 2006-11-17
    Police sweep nets 81 in Mzuzu,  Daily Times - 2006-11-24
    Passport fees go up by 100 percent,  Malawi Nation - 2006-11-30
Mauritius
    Foreign Workers Demand Rights,  Inter Press Service - 2006-11-27
Mozambique
    New Bridge Puts Children At Risk,  UN Integrated Regional Information Networks - 2006-11-08
    Mozambique expels illegal miners,  Business in Africa - 2006-11-09
    Cost of visas hits tourists,  Mercury - 2006-11-09
    Expulsion of ‘Gold Smugglers’ From Mozambique,  The East African - 2006-11-28
    Government Fights to Solve Identity Card Nightmare,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2006-11-29
Namibia
    Namibian refugees repatriate from Botswana,  UNHCR News - 2006-11-21
    40,000 Chinese in Namibia,  The Namibian - 2006-11-21
    Border Post to Re-Open,  New Era - 2006-11-28
    Skills Shortage Worries Govt,  New Era - 2006-11-30
South Africa
    Zimbabweans take South African minister to court,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-01
    Somalis in South Africa targeted by mobs,  Los Angeles Times - 2006-11-01
    Zimbabweans held for Gauteng robberies,  Zim Observer - 2006-11-01
    Cops probe child trafficking,  Sunday Times and Sapa - 2006-11-01
    Cops kill Jeppestown gang member,  Star - 2006-11-01
    Stringent visa requirements,  African News Dimension - 2006-11-02
    Disabled refugees to receive grants,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-02
    Crucial bills to effect skills, business,  SABC News - 2006-11-02
    Sheer xenophobia for Somali refugees,  Business Day - 2006-11-03
    Officials inept in dealing with illegal immigrants,  SABC News - 2006-11-03
    ANC sweeps aside allies on foreign workers law,  Business Day - 2006-11-03
    Better conditions for illegal immigrants,  SABC News - 2006-11-04
    More investments after changes to Immigration Act,  Business Day - 2006-11-05
    Immigration Review: Editorial,  Business Day - 2006-11-06
    US takes lead in tourism to SA,  Business Report - 2006-11-07
    Shortage of State Doctors in Gauteng,  Business Day - 2006-11-08
    Zamdela immigrants under attack,  Vaal Weekly - 2006-11-09
    Skilled foreigners tied up in red tape,  Mail & Guardian - 2006-11-09
    Police arrest refugees,  Pretoria News - 2006-11-09
    Gauteng Focuses On Skills Retention,  Business Day - 2006-11-10
    40% of students consider emigrating,  Saturday Argus - 2006-11-11
    Weekend blitz leads to arrests in Hillbrow,  Star - 2006-11-13
    Bill of rights seems to be losing ground: comment,  Business Day - 2006-11-13
    Zimbabwe Association Rejuvenated,  African News Dimension - 2006-11-14
    Medical tourism a boon for SA economy,  Business Report - 2006-11-14
    Lindela must pay for nightmare trip,  Citizen - 2006-11-14
    South Africa suspends transit visas,  Botswana Gazette - 2006-11-15
    SA’s ambitious project lack engineers,  Business in Africa - 2006-11-15
    Zimbabwe refugees evicted from church,  SW Radio Africa - 2006-11-16
    Sacrificing life and safety for a profit,  Mmegi - 2006-11-17
    Gauteng is ‘mafia’ turf,  Sunday Times - 2006-11-19
    SA emigrants flock to UK, Australasia,  Pretoria News - 2006-11-20
    Zimbabwean refugees sleeping outside church,  SW Radio Africa - 2006-11-20
    Conversation of migrant hostels to family units,  Creamer Media’s Engineering Weekly - 2006-11-21
    Zimbabwean refugees injured at Lindela,  SW Radio Africa - 2006-11-22
    SA cops give up on deportation,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-23
    Jozi recognises role of migrants,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-23
    Illegal immigrants, crime to top Zim-SA talks,  ZimOnline - 2006-11-23
    Govt Welcomes Tourism Boom,  BuaNews - 2006-11-23
    Desperation drives border jumpers,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-23
    SA relaxes visa requirements for Zim,  Citizen - 2006-11-24
    Open borders for child traffickers,  Reuters Alertnet - 2006-11-24
    Immigrants nabbed in predawn raid,  Sabc News - 2006-11-25
    The trials of teaching abroad,  Sunday Tribune - 2006-11-26
    No agreement on listing South African visas,  SW Radio Africa - 2006-11-27
    Rising tide of xenophobia,  Baltimore Sun - 2006-11-27
    Cape Town Somalis feel safer,  Cape Times - 2006-11-27
    Cross-border traders remain informal,  Star - 2006-11-28
    Stringent SA Visa Requirements Not Waived,  The Herald - 2006-11-29
    Chaos at Lindela,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-29
Swaziland
    Informal border posts,  Time of Swaziland - 2006-11-05
    Child trafficking rife,  Swazi Observer - 2006-11-06
    Labour constraints,  Swazi Observer - 2006-11-14
Tanzania
    Hundreds to Flee to Tanzania,  The Nation - 2006-11-01
    Operation to check illegal arms in offing,  Daily News - 2006-11-03
    Tanzanians arrested in Mozambique,  Guardian - 2006-11-06
    Tanzania, Mozambique abolish visas,  Business in Africa - 2006-11-08
    UNHCR Appeals for Expelled Rwandans,  The New Times - 2006-11-11
    Illegal immigrants Karagwe,  Daily News - 2006-11-14
    Expulsion of illegal immigrants begins,  UN IRIN - 2006-11-15
    The Plight of Returnees From Tanzania,  The New Times - 2006-11-21
    The Plight of Returnees From Tanzania: 2,  The New Times - 2006-11-22
Zambia
    Angola-Zambia: Refugees,  UN IRIN - 2006-11-02
    Masai healers fill public health services void,  UN IRIN - 2006-11-06
    Zambia deports Zimbabweans,  ZW News - 2006-11-19
    Zambia’s Nagweshi Camp closes,  UNHCR News - 2006-11-20
    Zambians wary of Chinese employers,  UN IRIN - 2006-11-23
Zimbabwe
    Zimbabwe fights brain drain crisis,  Sunday Times - 2006-11-01
    Government Accused of Human Rights Abuses,  IPS - 2006-11-01
    Zimbabwe women selling sex for fuel,  Mail & Guardian - 2006-11-02
    Beitbridge hit by crime and corruption,  The Zimbabwean - 2006-11-02
    Life is becoming more costly,  UN IRIN - 2006-11-03
    Zimbabwe plans fresh home demolitions,  Go Zimbabwe - 2006-11-07
    The grass is not always greener: comment,  New Zimbabwe - 2006-11-07
    Mugabe deploys agents to infiltrate Botswana,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-07
    Failed asylum seekers allowed to appeal,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-07
    Border jumpers to be flushed out,  Chronicle - 2006-11-08
    Zim-Botswana ties under spotlight,  Herald - 2006-11-11
    Government accused of shielding Chinese firms,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-12
    Probe into overseas nurses,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-15
    Harare denies spying on Botswana,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-16
    Cross-border traders to open training centre,  Chronicle - 2006-11-17
    Manpower exodus depletes human resources,  Chronicle - 2006-11-17
    Zimbabwe clinches deals with six Chinese firms,  Herald - 2006-11-18
    Zimbabwe is Africa’s gateway to South Africa,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2006-11-19
    Australia suspends recruitment of Zimbabwe nurses,  New Zimbabwe - 2006-11-19
    Zimbabwe traders told to make use of COMESA,  Business Reporter Daily Mirror - 2006-11-20
    Refugees violate laws,  Daily Mirror - 2006-11-21
    Zimbabwe nurses union won’t intervene,  New Zimbabwe - 2006-11-23
    Blitz nets border jumpers,  Herald - 2006-11-28
    Harare suspends issuing passports,  Mail & Guardian - 2006-11-29
    Borders Need Tighter Monitoring: Editorial,  The Herald - 2006-11-29
    Police chiefs accused of smuggling,  Zimbabwean - 2006-11-30