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Israel bans foreigners from all countries amid virus strain fears

Israel on Monday said it would ban entry to foreigners from all countries in a bid to prevent the spread of a new...

Two doctors abducted in Nigeria regain freedom

Police in Nigeria's central north of Kogi said Sunday it had rescued two medical doctors kidnapped by unknown gunmen in different parts of the...

Kenyan police rescue 16 foreigners in human trafficking ring

Kenyan security forces said Thursday they have rescued 16 foreigners after busting a human trafficking ring along the Marsabit-Isiolo highway in northern Kenya. ...
Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

Government refutes accusations of intimidation, mistreatment of Nigerians

The Government on Sunday refuted accusations by the Nigerian Federal Government of intimidation and mistreatment of Nigerian nationals in Ghana. The...

Small plane disappears near Lima, Peru with two foreigners on board

An ultralight plane disappeared while flying south of Peru's capital Lima with two people on board, Peru's National Police reported on Wednesday. ...
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Israel to remain closed to foreigners at least until September

Israel has extended flight restrictions until at least September 1, the Israel Airports Authority (IAA) said Monday. The extension of the restrictions...
Donald Trump

Backlash escalates against Trump’s new visa policy for international students

Voices against the Trump administration's recent visa restriction for foreign students continued loudly, as hundreds of thousands of Americans had signed petitions by Friday...
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GIS warns commercial drivers against aiding foreigners into the country

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) on Wednesday warned commercial drivers against aiding foreigners to enter the country. The Service said such drivers when arrested, would...
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REGSEC to deal with people facilitating movement of foreigners into region

The Ashanti Regional Security Council (REGSEC) has threatened to deal ruthlessly with those facilitating the movement of foreigners into the Region without recourse to...

People-oriented services comfort foreigners under quarantine

After a simple rinse in the morning, Simpara Dianquine, from Mali, opened his hotel room door to pick up his breakfast, which was already...

Confirmed cases in Ketu South are foreigners

Mr Elliot Edem Agbenorwu, the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Ketu South has said all six confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Municipality were...
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Foreigners who built their China Dream are always welcome back

By Ding Gang Since the COVID-19 broke out in Wuhan, Central China’s Hubei Province, many countries have evacuated their citizens from Hubei. Over the past...

Zambia arrests 7 people for trafficking over 4 tons of cannabis, including foreigners

Anti-drug authorities in Zambia on Thursday arrested seven people for trafficking in over 4 tons of cannabis. The seven were arrested in the eastern part...
stock market

Kenyan bourse slides as foreigners exit bank stocks

Trading at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) declined on Wednesday as foreign investors exited bank stocks, which rallied last week after removal of interest...
anti-retroviral drugs

Botswana gives anti-retroviral tablets to foreigners

The Joint United Nations Program on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) has applauded Botswana for take on a decision to give anti-retroviral tablets to foreign...

Food and friendships celebrated in new short film series about locals and foreigners

From a Dutch woman offering electric trishaw rides to the elderly, a young Malay artist picking up Chinese calligraphy from a renowned master calligrapher,...
Mr Solomon Tettey Appiah

Public Asked to Demand Resident Permits Before Renting Properties to Foreigners

Mr. Solomon Tettey Appiah, Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) Kpone-Katamanso, has urged landlords in the Municipality to demand resident permits from non – Ghanaians...

Zambian opposition leader arrested for making disparaging remarks about foreigners

An opposition leader in Zambia was arrested on Monday for making disparaging remarks about foreigners. Chishimba Kambwili, leader of the opposition National Democratic Congress,...

US Warns Kenya of Possible Terror Attack on Foreigners

The United States on Monday issued a security alert for Kenya, citing credible information that Westerners may be targeted by extremists in three Kenyan...
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South Sudan cuts down work permit fees for foreigners

South Sudan on Wednesday said it has decided to lower work permit fees for foreign workers by 50 percent in the country in the...
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South Sudan begins to collect data on foreigners

South Sudan government said on Monday it has started registration of all foreign nationals living in the country in a bid to deter cross-border...

South African official calls on citizens, foreigners to fight crime together

A senior South African government official on Wednesday called on compatriots and foreigners to unite and fight crime to achieve the country's economic prosperity....
stock market

Kenya’s bourse turnover dips as foreigners exit market

Equity turnover at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) declined on Wednesday in a session foreigners traded as much as locals. Foreigners, however, continued to exit...

Ghanaians need to do more to save Ghana

In June 28, 2017, The Finder, a privately owned Ghanaian newspaper published on its front pages a story under the headline, “Foreigners taking over...
Bank of Tanzania

Tanzania launches electronic system to verify residence permits for foreigners

Tanzanian authorities on Wednesday launched an electronic system to verify residence permits for foreigners, in an exercise aimed at facilitating issuance of the permits. ...
Peter Mutharika

Malawi president cautions foreigners on racist remarks

Malawi President Peter Mutharika said Thursday he would send packing any foreign employer in the country who utters racist remarks to Malawian employees. ...

1,576 foreigners get China ‘green cards’ in 2016

American basketball player Stephon Marbury showing his China “green card”. In 2016, 1,576 foreigners became permanent Chinese residents, an increase of 163 percent on...

Atiwa: Police Arrests 29 Foreigners for Illegal Mining

file image The Eastern regional Monitoring team of the Forestry Commission has arrested twenty -nine foreign nationals who have invaded the Atiwa Forest reserve  to engage...

Zambia Police Not Permitted to Marry Foreigners

Police in Zambia have been banned from marrying foreigners, according to a memo by police inspector general Kakoma Kanganja circulating on social media. The memo,...
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Zambia bans police officers from marrying foreigners

Police officers in Zambia have been banned from marrying foreigners, a police spokesperson confirmed on Monday. The head of the Zambia Police...