SOUTHERN AFRICAN MIGRATION PROJECT

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January 2007

Regional
   SADC Set to Relax Visa Requirements, The Herald - 2007-01-05
   Row over peace park erupts, Botswana Guardian - 2007-01-09
   Cross-border traders provide lifeline for retailers, Standard - 2007-01-28

Angola
    SME Repatriate Over 100 Foreigners,  Angola Press Agency - 2007-01-01
    Angolan Refugees Return From Zambia,  Angola Press Agency - 2007-01-09
    Action Against Illegal Immigration,  Angola Press Agency - 2007-01-18
Botswana
    Botswana ignores Zim farmers,  Botswana Guardian - 2007-01-17
    Illegal immigrants cost over P600 000,  BOPA - 2007-01-19
    Botswana cattle rustling ring busted,  Chronicle - 2007-01-19
    Commercial sex trade increases,  BOPA - 2007-01-22
DRC
    Return of Refugees From Zambia,  UN News Service - 2007-01-24
    Congolese refugees prepare for resettlement to Scotland,  UNHCR News - 2007-01-25
Lesotho
Malawi
    Immigration Officers warned against corruption,  Daily Times - 2007-01-04
    Slack Borders and National Security in Malawi: Opinion,  Nyasa Times - 2007-01-18
    Local traders complain about foreigners,  Malawi Nation - 2007-01-22
Mauritius
Mozambique
    Refugees in Mozambique,  UNHCR News - 2007-01-02
    Issuing of Passports to Resume,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2007-01-09
    Hungry Zimbabweans seek Mozambique jobs,  Zimbabwean - 2007-01-10
    Massive Increase in Traffic Through Ressano Garcia,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2007-01-17
    Legislation Reviewed to Curb Child Trafficking,  UN Integrated Regional Information Networks - 2007-01-31
Namibia
    Refugees and Their Protection,  New Era - 2007-01-12
    Closure of Textile Company,  New Era - 2007-01-22
    Durable Solutions Needed for Refugees,  New Era - 2007-01-23
South Africa
    New Year in crime hot spot,  Sydney Morning Herald - 2007-01-02
    Tunisian eye doctors in SA,  Sapa - 2007-01-04
    Crackdown on cross-border drug smuggling,  Star - 2007-01-08
    Cross border human traffickers arrested,  Chronicle - 2007-01-09
    Foreigners in Lindela die of curable disease,  Star - 2007-01-09
    South Africa to recruit Zimbabwean teachers,  SW Radio Africa - 2007-01-10
    SA deports 80 000 Zimbabweans,  The Daily Mirror - 2007-01-10
    Officials offer asylum for R500,  Cape Argus - 2007-01-10
    Unions Concerned Over Recruitment of Zim Teachers,  The Herald - 2007-01-11
    Country Tries to Close the Back Door,  UN Integrated Regional Information Networks - 2007-01-11
    Watchdog slams SA on processing of asylum seekers,  Cape Argus - 2007-01-12
    Nurses returning to SA in droves,  Pretoria News - 2007-01-13
    Luring brain drain skills back home,  Cape Argus - 2007-01-13
    Get Zimbabweans at bargain prices,  Cape Argus - 2007-01-13
    Zimbabweans Evicted from Church Refuge,  IWPR - 2007-01-16
    Stowaways talk of hellish trips,  Daily News - 2007-01-18
    Help for farm workers,  Zimbabwean - 2007-01-18
    Population explosion in Beitbridge due to border jumpers,  SW Radio Africa - 2007-01-19
    Doctors, nurses nowhere to be found,  Cape Argus - 2007-01-19
    Crime-ridden suburb to restore order,  Star - 2007-01-19
    Refugees flee persecution then face xenophobia,  Star - 2007-01-20
    Home Affairs challenges High Court ruling,  Star - 2007-01-20
    Thousands stranded as S Africa tightens border controls,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2007-01-21
    Cabinet Puts Skills Shortage On Agenda,  Business Day - 2007-01-22
    SA to be surveyed for data,  Sapa - 2007-01-23
    Deportation of SA citizens,  Mail & Guardian - 2007-01-24
    Foreigners profit from RDP houses,  Daily Dispatch - 2007-01-25
    Stock theft challenge,  Natal Witness - 2007-01-26
    South Africa tackles Islamophobia,  Mail and Guardian - 2007-01-26
    Rise in xenophobia tarnishes SA’s image,  Mail & Guardian - 2007-01-28
    Blacks singled out at UK airports,  Sunday Times - 2007-01-28
    Death, Injury Rates Soar in Gold Mines,  Business Day - 2007-01-30
    Immigrants held in raid on club,  Cape Argus - 2007-11-10
Swaziland
Tanzania
    Tanzania to send home Burundian refugees,  Zinhua - 2007-01-04
    Country to Relax Work Permit Rules,  The Nation - 2007-01-23
Zambia
    Shoprite in a Zambian limbo,  Mail & Guardian - 2007-01-06
    Zambia vetoes SA project,  Cape Argus - 2007-01-07
    Angolan refugees return home from Copperbelt Province,  Relief Web - 2007-01-09
    Zambia to improve infrastructure at border post,  Xinhua - 2007-01-14
    Zambia deports 61 foreigners,  Xinhua - 2007-01-16
    Refugee camp formally closes,  Relief Web - 2007-01-17
    State to prosecute Zambians who connive with refugees,  Times of Zambia - 2007-01-17
    Chinese to increase in Zambia,  ZNBC - 2007-01-31
Zimbabwe
    Zimbabwe poised to welcome back white farmers,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2007-01-03
    Eviction deadline looms for last white farmers,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2007-01-05
    Limpopo River: border jumpers’ nightmare,  Sunday Mail - 2007-01-07
    Asylum seekers shun offer to return,  Sunday Mirror - 2007-01-07
    Situation at hospitals is critical,  Sapa - 2007-01-08
    Crackdown Leaves Many Without Livelihood,  VOA - 2007-01-08
    Eric Bloch Column: Halting the foreign exchange crisis,  Zimbabwe Independent - 2007-01-08
    Disgruntled police officers quite,  ZW News - 2007-01-08
    Teachers Leave Country for ‘Greener Pastures’,  The Herald - 2007-01-09
    Schools hit by teacher exodus,  Chronicle - 2007-01-09
    Crossborder human traffickers arrested,  Chronicle - 2007-01-09
    Zimbabwe’s health sector faces collapse,  Mail & Guardian - 2007-01-10
    Zim nurses flood SA,  Zimbabwean - 2007-01-11
    Help to stop the brain drain,  Zimbabwean - 2007-01-11
    Border jumpers feared dead,  SW Radio Africa - 2007-01-11
    Brain drain to cripple civil service,  Zimbabwean - 2007-01-11
    Let’s take care of our professionals – Comment,  Chronicle - 2007-01-12
    Africa headhunts Zim farmers,  Mail & Guardian - 2007-01-12
    Nurses abandon uniforms in protest,  Chronicle - 2007-01-13
    Minister takes over huge parts of Kondozi Estate,  Zim Online - 2007-01-13
    Ethiopians Arrested,  The Herald - 2007-01-13
    Zimbabwe state hospitals grind to a halt,  Zim Online - 2007-01-14
    Manpower shortage hits mining sector,  Chronicle - 2007-01-16
    Zimbabwe police bust visa scam,  Daily Mirror - 2007-01-17
    Government Accepts Help to Build Homes,  UN Integrated Regional Information Networks - 2007-01-17
    Foreign descent laws affect 1.5 million,  Zimbabwean - 2007-01-17
    Zimbabwe targets illegal miners,  Mail & Guardian - 2007-01-18
    Zimbabwe kicks out more white farmers,  Mail & Guardian - 2007-01-18
    Govt Awaits SA Move On Zim Teachers,  Financial Gazette - 2007-01-18
    Striking Doctors Reject Government Pay Offer,  Sapa - 2007-01-19
    Mahere refutes massive teacher exodus reports,  Herald - 2007-01-19
    Border jumpers arrested,  Chronicle - 2007-01-19
    Engineers in mass exodus,  Sunday Mirror - 2007-01-21
    Building Industry Collapse Imminent,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2007-01-25
    Neighbours deport Zimbabweans,  Independent Online - 2007-01-26
    Doctors threaten to quit en masse,  Zimbabwe Situation - 2007-01-26
    High Court sides with Ncube in citizenship case,  New Zimbabwe - 2007-01-26
    Zimra to refurbish Beitbridge Border Post,  Herald - 2007-01-29