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USCIS Proposes Change in H-2A Goat/Sheep Herders Visa Petitions
USCIS Proposes Change in H-2A Goat/Sheep Herders Visa Petitions
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has published a policy memorandum that calls for… read more...
Trump Administration Proposes Hiking Cost of Applying for a Green Card
Trump Administration Proposes Hiking Cost of Applying for a Green Card
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has proposed increasing the cost of obtaining a… read more...
Canada Invites 3600 Candidates to Apply for Permanent Residence in Latest Express Entry Draw
Canada Invites 3600 Candidates to Apply for Permanent Residence in Lat…
The Canadian government has issued 3,600 invitations to apply (ITAs) for permanent residence in a… read more...
Trump Administration Plans to Hike Citizenship Application Fee from $640 to $1170
Trump Administration Plans to Hike Citizenship Application Fee from $6…
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) proposes hiking the fee to apply for citizenship… read more...
USCIS Proposes Average 21 Percent Increase of Filing Fees for Various Immigration Services and Benefits
USCIS Proposes Average 21 Percent Increase of Filing Fees for Various…
The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) plans to increase filing fees for various… read more...
Two Kenyan Tycoons to be Stripped of Cyprus Citizenship
Two Kenyan Tycoons to be Stripped of Cyprus Citizenship
Two Kenyan tycoons are set to lose their Cyprus citizenship issued under the secretive passports-… read more...
Bernie Sanders Releases Immigration Plan, Says He Will Provide Legal Status to 11 Million Undocumented Immigrants if Elected President
Bernie Sanders Releases Immigration Plan, Says He Will Provide Legal S…
U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Thursday released a sweeping new immigration plan… read more...
Wealthy Foreign Investors to Get Kenyan Citizenship
Wealthy Foreign Investors to Get Kenyan Citizenship
The government is working on a plan that seeks to have wealthy foreign investors granted Kenyan… read more...
Kenyan-American Attorney Targets Wealthy Kenyans with Sh90 Million US Visa Deal
Kenyan-American Attorney Targets Wealthy Kenyans with Sh90 Million US…
US-based companies have camped in Nairobi to woo super-rich Kenyans to invest in projects abroad in… read more...
Green Card Lottery Registration for FY 2021 (DV-2021) Closes in a Few Hours
Green Card Lottery Registration for FY 2021 (DV-2021) Closes in a Few…
The registration period for the US Diversity Visa Program for fiscal year 2021 (DV-2021), commonly… read more...
Green Card Lottery Registration Period Ends Tomorrow - Tuesday, November 5th at 12pm EST
Green Card Lottery Registration Period Ends Tomorrow - Tuesday, Novemb…
The registration period for the US Diversity Visa Program for fiscal year 2021 (DV-2021), commonly… read more...
Golden Visa Program: Kenyans Wooed to Invest in Greece Real Estate
Golden Visa Program: Kenyans Wooed to Invest in Greece Real Estate
Avakon Kenya, a property consulting and engineering services company is wooing Kenyans to invest in… read more...
Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump's Health Insurance Requirements for Immigrants Seeking Visas
Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump's Health Insurance Require…
A federal judge in Portland, Oregon on Saturday put a temporary injunction on a Trump… read more...
Department of Homeland Security Extends Temporary Protected Status Documents for Six Countries
Department of Homeland Security Extends Temporary Protected Status Doc…
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Friday extended the validity of Temporary Protected… read more...
Children of US Immigration Have Higher Rates of Upward Mobility than those of US-Born Parents, Researchers Say
Children of US Immigration Have Higher Rates of Upward Mobility than t…
Children of US immigrants have higher rates of upward mobility than children of US-born parents,… read more...
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Sued in Federal Court over Rule Change on Application Fee Waivers
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Sued in Federal Court…
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has been sued in federal court by immigration… read more...
US Citizens Can Now File Green Card Petitions (Form I-130) for their Relatives Online
US Citizens Can Now File Green Card Petitions (Form I-130) for their R…
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced that US citizens and lawful permanent… read more...
New Policy that Denies Green Cards to Applicants without Health Insurance Goes into Effect on Sunday, November 3rd
New Policy that Denies Green Cards to Applicants without Health Insura…
A significant new policy change affecting green card applicants is set to take effect on Sunday,… read more...
Canada Has Issued over 71000 Invitations to Apply for Permanent Residence So Far in 2019 through the Express Entry Program
Canada Has Issued over 71000 Invitations to Apply for Permanent Reside…
The Canadian government on Tuesday, October 30th issued 3,900 Express Entry candidates with… read more...
Registration Period for 2021 Diversity Visa Program (Green Card Lottery) Ends Next Week
Registration Period for 2021 Diversity Visa Program (Green Card Lotter…
The registration period for the Diversity Visa program for the fiscal year 2021 (DV-2021), also… read more...
Number of US Visas Issued to African Immigrants Rising Despite Trump Harsh Immigration Policies
Number of US Visas Issued to African Immigrants Rising Despite Trump H…
Official data shows that the number of Africans getting United States visas has been rising in the… read more...
US Department of Homeland Security Unveils a New Security-Enhanced Travel Document
US Department of Homeland Security Unveils a New Security-Enhanced Tra…
The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has unveiled a new security-enhanced travel document… read more...
Registration for the 2021 Green Card Lottery Ends in Two Weeks
Registration for the 2021 Green Card Lottery Ends in Two Weeks
The registration period for the Diversity Visa program for fiscal year 2021 (DV-2021) ends in two… read more...
No US Visas for Kenyans Implicated in Corruption or Drugs, Ambassador McCarter Says
No US Visas for Kenyans Implicated in Corruption or Drugs, Ambassador…
Ambassador Kyle McCarter says Kenyans implicated in corruption and drug trafficking will not be… read more...
African-Americans Seeking to be Kenyan Citizens Land in Nairobi
African-Americans Seeking to be Kenyan Citizens Land in Nairobi
30 African-Americans and African-Britons recently left the United States and the United Kingdom to… read more...
USCIS Releases Fiscal Year 2019 Immigration Statistics, Says it Granted 582000  Green Cards, Naturalized 833000 as US Citizens
USCIS Releases Fiscal Year 2019 Immigration Statistics, Says it Grante…
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on Wednesday released preliminary… read more...
Kenyan Woman Narrates How She was ‘Racially Profiled’ During Botched Trip to Cambodia
Kenyan Woman Narrates How She was ‘Racially Profiled’ During Botched T…
A Kenyan woman has narrated how she was racially profiled at an airport in Bangkok during her… read more...
Federal Judge Blocks Trump's 'Public Charge' Rule that Would Disqualify Low Income Immigrants from Green Cards
Federal Judge Blocks Trump's 'Public Charge' Rule that…
A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked the Trump administration from implementing the “… read more...
Revealed: How Kenyans Cheated their Way into the US, Europe as Refugees
Revealed: How Kenyans Cheated their Way into the US, Europe as Refugee…
Details of how Kenyan nationals cheated their way to getting settled in the United States and other… read more...
DHS Using Marriage-Based Green Card Interviews as Bait to Arrest Immigrants, Federal Lawsuit in Baltimore Claims
DHS Using Marriage-Based Green Card Interviews as Bait to Arrest Immig…
A family in Baltimore, Maryland has joined other couples in a class action suit in a Federal court… read more...