IMMIGRATION NEWS

Kenya Deports Over 1,000 Illegal Immigrants
Kenya Deports Over 1,000 Illegal Immigrants
Kenya has deported more than 1,000 illegal immigrants in the last two weeks as the crackdown across… read more...
Five Nigerian Illegal Immigrants Arrested in Nairobi's Lucky Summer Estate
Five Nigerian Illegal Immigrants Arrested in Nairobi's Lucky Summ…
Police in Nairobi have arrested five Nigerian citizens as the crackdown on illegal immigrants… read more...
Kenyan Authorities Ask Immigrants to Walk with their Identification Documents as Crackdown Intensifies
Kenyan Authorities Ask Immigrants to Walk with their Identification Do…
The government has refuted claims that the ongoing crackdown on illegal immigrants in the country… read more...
90 Illegal Immigrants Arrested as Swoop Continues Across Kenya
90 Illegal Immigrants Arrested as Swoop Continues Across Kenya
Police have arrested close to 100 immigrants in various operations as the government intensifies… read more...
Bank of America Under Fire for Reportedly Freezing Customers Accounts over their Citizenship Status
Bank of America Under Fire for Reportedly Freezing Customers Accounts…
Bank of America is under fire for reportedly freezing customer accounts after they failed to answer… read more...
Crackdown on Illegal Immigrants to Meet International Standards, Interior CS Fred Matiang'i Says
Crackdown on Illegal Immigrants to Meet International Standards, Inter…
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i says the crackdown on illegal immigrants and undocumented… read more...
Government Sets Up Hotline Telephone Number for Kenyans to Report Illegal Immigrants
Government Sets Up Hotline Telephone Number for Kenyans to Report Ille…
The government has intensified the crackdown on illegal immigrants in the country following an… read more...
Matiang'i Orders Deportation of All Illegal Immigrants by November 30th
Matiang'i Orders Deportation of All Illegal Immigrants by Novembe…
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has ordered the deportation of all illegal immigrants in… read more...
Gov't Suspends Issuance of Work Permits to Foreigners within the Country
Gov't Suspends Issuance of Work Permits to Foreigners within the…
The government has suspended the issuance of work permits to foreigners while they are in the… read more...
Immigration Authorities Investigate How Top Somali Gov't Official Acquired Multiple Kenyan Passports, ID
Immigration Authorities Investigate How Top Somali Gov't Official…
Kenyan authorities have commenced a probe to establish how a top Somali government official… read more...
DHS to Restart Deportation Cases for Hundreds of Thousands of Immigrants
DHS to Restart Deportation Cases for Hundreds of Thousands of Immigran…
Recently released internal communications at Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) reveal a… read more...
Immigration: Court Deals Blow to Trump Administration's Bid to End DACA Program
Immigration: Court Deals Blow to Trump Administration's Bid to En…
US President Donald Trump administration bid to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)… read more...
Some Bank of America Customers Questioned about Citizenship Status, Had Accounts Frozen
Some Bank of America Customers Questioned about Citizenship Status, Ha…
This is a heads-up for any Bank of America customers: you might be getting questions about your… read more...
Kenya Immigration Department Issues Tougher Guidelines for Foreigners Seeking Work Documents
Kenya Immigration Department Issues Tougher Guidelines for Foreigners…
The Department of Immigration Services is set to introduce new rules and guidelines for foreigners… read more...
Hope for Immigrants: US is Giving $10 Million to Help Legal Residents Become Citizens
Hope for Immigrants: US is Giving $10 Million to Help Legal Residents…
There is some hope for immigrants in the United States after all. Despite a new set of guidelines… read more...
Kenya Seeks to Deport 8,000 Illegal Foreigners
Kenya Seeks to Deport 8,000 Illegal Foreigners
The government has announced a crackdown on foreigners holding illegal work permits and passports… read more...
A Data-Collection Firm is Reportedly Sharing License Plate information with US Immigration Officials
A Data-Collection Firm is Reportedly Sharing License Plate information…
A real estate development company that operates shopping malls throughout California is reportedly… read more...
Immigration Department Asks Kenyans to Acquire ePassports Ahead of 2019 Deadline
Immigration Department Asks Kenyans to Acquire ePassports Ahead of 201…
The Department of Immigration Services has asked Kenyans holding the old generation passports to… read more...
Alexander Muteshi Appointed as Kenya's New Immigration Boss
Alexander Muteshi Appointed as Kenya's New Immigration Boss
Alexander Muteshi has reportedly been appointed as the new head of Directorate of Immigration… read more...
Kenya Gov't to Launch Major Crackdown of Illegal Immigrants, Interior CS Fred Matiang'i Says
Kenya Gov't to Launch Major Crackdown of Illegal Immigrants, Inte…
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i says government will later this month launch a major… read more...
US Supreme Court Upholds Trump Travel Ban
US Supreme Court Upholds Trump Travel Ban
President Donald Trump had the last laugh following Tuesday's US Supreme Court  ruling in favor of… read more...
US State Department Blocks Visas for 'Corrupt' Officials
US State Department Blocks Visas for 'Corrupt' Officials
A number of Congolese government officials accused of corruption or electoral malpractice will no… read more...
U.S. House Again Postpones Vote on Republican Immigration Bill
U.S. House Again Postpones Vote on Republican Immigration Bill
(Reuters) - Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives delayed for a second time -… read more...
Trump Administration under Fire for Separating Migrant Children from their Mothers
Trump Administration under Fire for Separating Migrant Children from t…
Religious groups have castigated US President Trump administration over a tough and controversial… read more...
US to Launch Crackdown on Citizenship Cheats Through New Office
US to Launch Crackdown on Citizenship Cheats Through New Office
The US Immigration agency is set to launch a special office whose main task will be to identify… read more...
Government Puts On Notice Illegal Foreigners in Kenya
Government Puts On Notice Illegal Foreigners in Kenya
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has put on notice foreigners living illegally in Kenya,… read more...
Kenya to Force Illegal Immigrants to Foot their Deportation Costs
Kenya to Force Illegal Immigrants to Foot their Deportation Costs
Kenya is seeking to change the law to force illegal immigrants found in the country pay for their… read more...
 F-1 Students and Exchange Visitors Face Harsh New "Unlawful Presence" Rule from Trump Administration
F-1 Students and Exchange Visitors Face Harsh New "Unlawful Pres…
The Trump Administration intends to crack down on F-1 students and J-1 exchange visitors who… read more...
Matiang'i Angered after Foreigner Seeks Renewal of Work Permit for a Construction Site Manager Job [VIDEO]
Matiang'i Angered after Foreigner Seeks Renewal of Work Permit fo…
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i was on Thursday captured on camera expressing his anger… read more...
13 Foreign Nationals Busted with Fake Kenyan Work Permits
13 Foreign Nationals Busted with Fake Kenyan Work Permits
The government has nabbed 13 foreigners with fake work permits during the ongoing registration and… read more...