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Tougher UK Deportation Laws; Illegal Migrants and Offenders in Trepidation

Many Zimbabweans who have lived as undocumented individuals now live-in trepidation as immigration rules tighten and the enforcement of deportations to Zimbabwe is now open.

Zimbabwean Deportees jump from building in a bid to stop removal

hours before the chartered flight to Zimbabwe, was due to take off, two detainees due to board the controversial flight threw themselves from the second floor of the building.

Zimbabweans with Criminals Convictions Targeted in UK deportation move.

Foreign criminals who abuse our hospitality should be in no doubt of our determination to deport them.

Sad scenes of looting and carnage continue in South Africa; over 70 dead

Almost anything and everything that can be stolen or looted was stolen and looted.

South Africa unrest; death toll rises, more arrested

Over the past few days and nights, there have been acts of public violence of a kind rarely seen in the history of our democracy

#SouthAfricaBurning
Culture of violence; can Cyril Ramaphosa cure South Africa?

Seeking to suppress the use of violence in South Africa through the threat of direct violence by the state, such as deploying the army to combat the pro-Zuma (so-called-free-Zuma protestors), is not the solution.

Pro-Zuma Protests rock South Africa; Leaders Call for Calm

Anarchy has been unleashed. I urge our President to take a firm stand. I know the responsibility upon his shoulders and I will willingly stand in support of any measures he takes to protect South Africa.

Zuma supporters a threat to peace and business in South Africa

It will be a while before Ramaphosa, can rest easy. There is still a lot to be done in South Africa and Zuma may yet have the last laugh.

Vials with a sticker reading, "COVID-19 / Coronavirus vaccine / Injection only" and a medical syringe are seen in front of a displayed AstraZeneca logo in this illustration taken October 31, 2020.
U.K. plans to allow vaccinated travellers in without quarantine

Secretary of State for Transport of the United Kingdom Grant Shapps has indicated that quarantine rules will be relaxed for fully vaccinated adults and all children

Zimfest early bird tickets scam or gimmick?

More than a dozen of zimbo festivalgoers believe they have fallen victim to a ticket.