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May 2005

Regional
   Transfrontier parks boost tourism, Sunday Times - 2005-05-11
   Africa unites against brain-drain in health, BuaNews - 2005-05-20
   Southern Africa: The hidden costs of crime, Irin - 2005-05-25
   African countries are victims of brain drain, The Post - 2005-05-27
   Forced labour dogs sub-Saharan Africa, The Herald - 2005-05-27

Angola
    Protection of border with DRC,  Angola Press Agency - 2005-05-09
    Angola-Zambia: Final phase of repatriation,  Irin - 2005-05-10
    Over 100 foreigners repatriated,  Angola Press Agency - 2005-05-18
    Angola and European Commission sign agreement,  Angola Press Agency - 2005-05-19
    UNHCR ends repatriation from DRC,  Angola Press Agency - 2005-05-27
Botswana
    Good's case starts,  Mmegi/The Reporter - 2005-05-03
    Good's fate to be determined,  Mmegi - 2005-05-04
    Case against Botswana professor starts,  Afrol News - 2005-05-04
    Expelled Academic under fire in Court,  Business Day - 2005-05-05
    Immigration beyond judicial review,  Sunday Independent - 2005-05-08
    Good argues why he should stay in Botswana,  The Botswana Gazette - 2005-05-11
    SA car hijackers target Botswana,  The Botswana Gazette - 2005-05-11
    Expelled academic under fire in court,  Business Day - 2005-05-12
    Trans Kalahari still underutilized,  Mmegi/The Reporter - 2005-05-23
    The brothels of Francistown,  Mmegi/The Reporter - 2005-05-25
    Students studying abroad must come back home,  The Botswana Gazette - 2005-05-25
    Botswana affected by Chinese imports,  Mmegi/The Reporter - 2005-05-27
    Police shoot Zimbabwean suspects,  Mmegi/The Reporter - 2005-05-27
    Congolese refugees sue the government,  Mmegi/The Reporter - 2005-05-27
    Academic loses battle against deportation,  Sapa-Ap - 2005-05-31
    Illegal immigrants worry government,  Daily News - 2005-05-31
DRC
    South Africa to help rebuild public service,  IRIN - 2005-05-18
    Donors target corruption at borders,  The Monitor (Kampala) - 2005-05-25
    Refugee agency records sharp rise in returnee figures,  UNRIN - 2005-05-25
    Last Angolan refugees leave,  UNHCR - 2005-05-30
Lesotho
    Severe food insecurity in Lesotho,  Mail& Guardian - 2005-05-16
Malawi
Mauritius
Mozambique
    Mozambique and Swaziland preparing visa waiver,  Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique - 2005-05-03
    Mozambique clamps down on SA tourism investors,  SABC News - 2005-05-21
Namibia
    Angolan refugees wary of repatriation,  New Era - 2005-05-09
    Refugees voice their unhappiness,  New Era - 2005-05-13
    Textile sector stumbles,  UNRIN - 2005-05-19
South Africa
    SA drug mules in jails abroad,  Sunday Independent - 2005-05-01
    Refugees go to court over handling of applications,  Cape Times - 2005-05-02
    East Rand police nab 300 alleged criminals,  Sabc News - 2005-05-02
    Home Affairs ordered to speed up asylum applications,  Cape Times - 2005-05-04
    Case of the missing amendments act,  Business Day - 2005-05-05
    New ID Smart cards for all,  Sapa - 2005-05-05
    Government to mobilize South Africans in diaspora,  BuaNews - 2005-05-06
    Smart IDs to replace green booklets,  Sunday times - 2005-05-06
    Court reinstates 5000 Free State miners,  Daily Dispatch - 2005-05-07
    South Africa has acute shortage of psychiatrists,  Pretoria News - 2005-05-09
    Psychiatrists add to brain drain,  Sunday Times - 2005-05-09
    Cosatu plans mass action against clothing shops,  Sapa - 2005-05-11
    Refugees get new homes,  Daily News - 2005-05-12
    Cabinet approves draft immigration regulations,  Sapa - 2005-05-12
    Most officials unfamiliar with Refugees Act,  Business Day - 2005-05-12
    Home Affairs shambles,  The Witness - 2005-05-14
    Home Affairs launches mobile units,  Business Day - 2005-05-15
    Immigration rules delayed again,  Business Day - 2005-05-16
    Citizens "satisfied" with home affairs,  BuaNews - 2005-05-16
    Call for elimination of slow, inefficient border controls,  BuaNews - 2005-05-17
    Health-professionals crisis looming,  Business Day - 2005-05-18
    Immigration laws take effect in July,  Sunday Times - 2005-05-18
    Controversy over new immigration law,  Sabc News - 2005-05-19
    SA resolution to tackle skills migration,  Sapa - 2005-05-19
    One-third of South African miners have Aids,  Business Report - 2005-05-20
    Harmony to retrench 11780 workers,  Mail & Guardian - 2005-05-21
    Minister gives update on smart ID cards,  Mail & Guardian - 2005-05-21
    SA, Lesotho work to prevent cross-border crime,  BuaNews - 2005-05-22
    Premier urges religious groups to help end xenophobia,  BuaNews - 2005-05-23
    Police nab corrupt officials,  BuaNews - 2005-05-23
    Health department wants nurses to come home,  Sapa - 2005-05-24
    Home affairs grilled on audit,  Sabc News - 2005-05-25
    South Africa grapples with immigrant influx,  Reuters - 2005-05-26
    Coping with the textile deluge,  The Witness Features - 2005-05-27
    Progress made on Beit Bridge bottlenecks,  Business Report - 2005-05-27
    Deporting migrants a futile exercise,  City Press - 2005-05-28
    Migrants on long train ride home,  City Press - 2005-05-28
Swaziland
Tanzania
    Overseas Tanzanians call for dual citizenship,  AngolaPress - 2005-05-15
    Immigration's new police on HIV/Aids,  Ippmedia - 2005-05-28
Zambia
    Immigration, police arrest 452 people in Kitwe,  The post - 2005-05-01
    Staff shortage compromising nursing care,  The Post - 2005-05-13
    Deyell calls for retention of nurses,  Post of Zambia - 2005-05-13
    Zambia starts last year of repatriation to Angola,  UNHCR - 2005-05-15
    State determined to contain nurses exodus,  Times of Zambia - 2005-05-15
    Zambia, Malawi seek to agree on border,  Sapa-AP - 2005-05-17
    Zambia, Malawi to increase border posts,  Times of Zambia - 2005-05-20
    Refugees low turnout for repatriation,  The Post - 2005-05-21
Zimbabwe
    Zimbabwe government to bond graduates,  Sapa-Ap - 2005-05-01
    Zimbabwe to pay white farmers, lure others back,  Zimonline - 2005-05-03
    Homelink promotion,  The Herald Online - 2005-05-05
    Clamp on brain drain,  The Zimbabwean - 2005-05-06
    Passport fees hiked in bid to stem migration,  Zimonline - 2005-05-07
    Getting a passport is a nightmare,  Zimbabwe Standard - 2005-05-08
    Police bust human trafficking syndicate,  The Herald - 2005-05-09
    Foreign donors shun Zimbabwe,  Reuters - 2005-05-11
    Suggestions for diaspora action,  The Zimbabwean - 2005-05-13
    Human trafficking: three granted bail,  The Herald - 2005-05-14
    Government hopes remittances can save economy,  UNRIN - 2005-05-18
    Dialogue with Zimbabweans abroad,  The Herald - 2005-05-19
    Police raids leave informal traders stranded,  The Sunday Mail - 2005-05-22
    Police arrest twenty illegal immigrants,  The Sunday Mail - 2005-05-22
    Police arrest thousands,  Sapa-Ap - 2005-05-23
    Police crackdown on street vendors,  Sapa-Ap - 2005-05-23
    Gono warns foreigners on forex deals,  Zimbabwe Standard/Zimbabwe Situation - 2005-05-24
    Cuban doctors jet in,  Chronicle - 2005-05-25
    Governor slams food smugglers,  Chronicle - 2005-05-26
    Stamp speaks out on health sector,  Chronicle - 2005-05-26