IMMIGRATION NEWS

Five Nigerian Immigrants in Court to Block CS Matiang'i from Deporting Them
Five Nigerian Immigrants in Court to Block CS Matiang'i from Depo…
Five Nigerian nationals have filed an application in court seeking to block Interior Cabinet… read more...
34 Illegal Immigrants Posing as USIU, KU Students Arrested in Nairobi for Drug Peddling
34 Illegal Immigrants Posing as USIU, KU Students Arrested in Nairobi…
Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have arrested 34 illegal… read more...
No Huduma Namba No Passport, Immigration PS Gordon Kihalangwa Declares
No Huduma Namba No Passport, Immigration PS Gordon Kihalangwa Declares
Immigration Principal Secretary Gordon Kihalangwa has warned that Kenyans who fail to acquire… read more...
Canada's April 3rd Express Entry Draw Invites 3,350 Candidates to Apply for Permanent Residency
Canada's April 3rd Express Entry Draw Invites 3,350 Candidates to…
In a draw held on Wednesday, April 3rd for the Express Entry program, the government of Canada has… read more...
High Court Suspends Law Punishing Kenyans for Failing to Disclose Dual Citizenship
High Court Suspends Law Punishing Kenyans for Failing to Disclose Dual…
The High Court on Monday temporarily suspended the implementation of a law seeking to punish… read more...
Immigration: Open Application Period for H-1B (FY-2020) US Visa Program Begins Today, April 1st
Immigration: Open Application Period for H-1B (FY-2020) US Visa Progra…
The application period of a popular visa program that allows highly skilled immigrants to live and… read more...
Fresh Wave of Xenophobic Attacks Break Out in South Africa
Fresh Wave of Xenophobic Attacks Break Out in South Africa
A new wave of xenophobic attacks has broken out in Durban, South Africa. South Africa media reports… read more...
Kenya Gov't Orders Closure of Daadab Refugee Camp
Kenya Gov't Orders Closure of Daadab Refugee Camp
The government of Kenya has reportedly ordered the closure of Dadaab Refugee Camp by mid this year… read more...
How ICE is Tracking Immigrants Using Huge License Plate Database
How ICE is Tracking Immigrants Using Huge License Plate Database
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has reportedly come up with a new way of tracking… read more...
Immigration: Open Application Period for H-1B (FY-2020) US Visa Program Begins April 1st, 2019
Immigration: Open Application Period for H-1B (FY-2020) US Visa Progra…
The application period of a popular visa program that allows highly skilled immigrants to live and… read more...
Canada's March 20th Express Entry Draw Invites 3,350 Candidates to Apply for Permanent Residency, Targets 81,400 for 2019
Canada's March 20th Express Entry Draw Invites 3,350 Candidates t…
In a draw held on Wednesday, March 20th for the Express Entry program, the government of Canada has… read more...
US House Democrats Introduce Bill that Offers 2.5 Million Immigrants with Pathway to Permanent Residency
US House Democrats Introduce Bill that Offers 2.5 Million Immigrants w…
Democrats in the US House of Representatives on Tuesday introduced a bill that would provide… read more...
Trump Administration Denies Green Card to Muslim Man After Serving Him Pork While in Detention
Trump Administration Denies Green Card to Muslim Man After Serving Him…
A Muslim man who accused the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) officials… read more...
European Union Sets New Travel Rules for US Citizens
European Union Sets New Travel Rules for US Citizens
Americans traveling to Europe will from January 1st, 2021 have to apply for authorization prior to… read more...
Department of Homeland Security Warns of Scammers Posing as Immigration Officials, Threatening Arrests
Department of Homeland Security Warns of Scammers Posing as Immigratio…
The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has sent out an alert warning of a telephone “spoofing… read more...
Washington, DC Commits Up to $725 Per Person to Residents Seeking US Citizenship
Washington, DC Commits Up to $725 Per Person to Residents Seeking US C…
The city of Washington, DC is helping eligible immigrants pay for citizenship costs. D.C. Mayor… read more...
Canada's Latest Express Entry Draw Invites 3,350 Candidates to Apply for Permanent Residency, Targets 81,400 Candidates for 2019
Canada's Latest Express Entry Draw Invites 3,350 Candidates to Ap…
The Government of Canada held a new Express Entry draw on Wednesday, March 6th, issuing 3,350… read more...
Results of the 2020 Diversity Visa Program (Green Card Lottery) to be Available Beginning May 7th, 2019
Results of the 2020 Diversity Visa Program (Green Card Lottery) to be…
Results of the 2020 Diversity Visa program (DV-2020), also referred to as the Green Card lottery,… read more...
5,263 Kenyans Granted Green Cards (Permanent Residency) in the First Three Quarters of 2018
5,263 Kenyans Granted Green Cards (Permanent Residency) in the First T…
A total of 5,263 Kenyan nationals were granted permanent resident status (green cards) in the first… read more...
41 Illegal Immigrants from Ethiopia, US Arrested in Nyeri
41 Illegal Immigrants from Ethiopia, US Arrested in Nyeri
Police have arrested 41 illegal immigrants during an operation carried out in Nyeri. Police say the… read more...
442,966 Kenyans Entered FY-2018 US Diversity Visa (Green Card) Lottery
442,966 Kenyans Entered FY-2018 US Diversity Visa (Green Card) Lottery…
A total of 442,966 Kenyans entered the US Diversity Visa lottery (green card lottery) draw for… read more...
Canada’s Express Entry Draw Invites 3,350 Candidates to Apply for Permanent Residence, Targets 81,400 Candidates for 2019
Canada’s Express Entry Draw Invites 3,350 Candidates to Apply for Perm…
The Canadian government has issued 3,350 invitation to apply  (ITAs) for Canadian permanent… read more...
USCIS Announces New Immigration Rules to Curb Marriages involving Minors
USCIS Announces New Immigration Rules to Curb Marriages involving Mino…
The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced new policy guidelines that… read more...
Here Are Some of the Worst Mistakes Immigrants Make Applying for Legal Papers
Here Are Some of the Worst Mistakes Immigrants Make Applying for Legal…
U.S. immigration applications can be complex and cumbersome, so it’s always better to work with a… read more...
Gov't to Open Six New Immigration Centers in the Diaspora
Gov't to Open Six New Immigration Centers in the Diaspora
Kenyans in the diaspora can breathe a sigh of relief following the latest government announcement… read more...
Kenyan-Owned Company in the UK Accused of Selling Fake Passports, Documents to Help Immigrants Get Elder Care Jobs
Kenyan-Owned Company in the UK Accused of Selling Fake Passports, Docu…
A Kenyan-owned company in the United Kingdom is facing allegations of selling fake passports and… read more...
British Man Protests after Kenyan Girlfriend is Twice Denied Visa to the UK
British Man Protests after Kenyan Girlfriend is Twice Denied Visa to t…
A British national has shared his frustrations after his Kenyan girlfriend was twice denied United… read more...
US Imposes Visa Ban on Ghana
US Imposes Visa Ban on Ghana
The United States has announced it has imposed visa restrictions on Ghana over what it terms as… read more...
US Immigration Lawyers Protest Delays in Processing of Citizenship, Green Card Applications
US Immigration Lawyers Protest Delays in Processing of Citizenship, Gr…
US Immigration lawyers are up in arms over delays by the government in the processing of… read more...
Immigration Officials Set Up Fake University in Michigan in Sting Operation to Lure Immigrants on Student Visas
Immigration Officials Set Up Fake University in Michigan in Sting Oper…
Newly unsealed court documents revealed that the University of Farmington Hills, advertised online… read more...