IMMIGRATION NEWS

Joe Biden Promises Bill Providing Pathway to US Citizenship for 11 Million Illegal Immigrants
Joe Biden Promises Bill Providing Pathway to US Citizenship for 11 Mil…
Some 11 million illegal immigrants living in the US may breathe a sigh of relief under President-… read more...
Visitors from 15 African Countries to Pay Bonds of Up to $15,000 to Visit the US Under New Trump Rule
Visitors from 15 African Countries to Pay Bonds of Up to $15,000 to Vi…
President Trump’s administration has issued a new travel rule targeting countries whose citizens… read more...
UAE Suspends Visa Issuance for Visitors from Kenya
UAE Suspends Visa Issuance for Visitors from Kenya
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has temporarily suspended the issuance of new visas to visitors from… read more...
Italian Man Who was Deported from Kenya Last Month Sues the Government
Italian Man Who was Deported from Kenya Last Month Sues the Government…
An Italian national who was deported from Kenya last month has filed a suit against the government… read more...
Trump Administration Revises US Citizenship Test, Doubles Number of Questions
Trump Administration Revises US Citizenship Test, Doubles Number of Qu…
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on Friday announced the implementation of a revised… read more...
Kenyan Domestic Workers to Undergo Training in Homecare Management
Kenyan Domestic Workers to Undergo Training in Homecare Management
Kenyan migrant workers in the domestic sector are set to be offered training in Homecare Management… read more...
Fleeing Tanzanian Politician Godbless Lema Released Unconditionally, Granted Asylum in Kenya
Fleeing Tanzanian Politician Godbless Lema Released Unconditionally, G…
Fiery Tanzanian politician Godbless Lema who was arrested in Kenya on Sunday has been released.… read more...
Tanzanian Politician Godbless Lema Arrested in Kenya After Fleeing His Country, Faces Deportation
Tanzanian Politician Godbless Lema Arrested in Kenya After Fleeing His…
Police in Kajiado are holding former Tanzanian MP Godbless Lema after he fled to Kenya on Sunday… read more...
Kenya’s Immigration Department Suspends Passport Applications
Kenya’s Immigration Department Suspends Passport Applications
Kenya’s Immigration Department has announced the suspension of passport application service until… read more...
Kenya Announces Complete Switch to e-Visa Starting in January, 2021
Kenya Announces Complete Switch to e-Visa Starting in January, 2021
Kenya is planning to have a fully automated visa issuance service by 2021, the Immigration… read more...
ICE to Begin Implementing Expedited Removal of Undocumented Immigrants Across the US
ICE to Begin Implementing Expedited Removal of Undocumented Immigrants…
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has begun implementing expedited deportation of… read more...
DV-2022: Registration for the 2022 Diversity Visa Program (Green Card Lottery) Opens
DV-2022: Registration for the 2022 Diversity Visa Program (Green Card…
Registration is now open for the Fiscal Year 2022 Diversity Visa (DV-2022), popularly known as the… read more...
US Green Card Lottery (DV-2022) Registration Opens on Wednesday, October 7, 2020
US Green Card Lottery (DV-2022) Registration Opens on Wednesday, Octob…
Registration for the Fiscal Year 2022 Diversity Visa, popularly known as the Green Card lottery,… read more...
New Proposed Rule Makes it Harder to Sponsor an Immigrant for a Green Card
New Proposed Rule Makes it Harder to Sponsor an Immigrant for a Green…
The Trump administration has proposed a rule change that makes more difficult for American citizens… read more...
Green Card Lottery for Fiscal Year 2022 (DV-2022) Starts October 7th, Ends November 10th, 2020
Green Card Lottery for Fiscal Year 2022 (DV-2022) Starts October 7th,…
The US State Department has announced that the registration period for the Fiscal Year 2022 (DV-… read more...
2777 Kenyans Won the DV-2021 Green Card Lottery
2777 Kenyans Won the DV-2021 Green Card Lottery
A total of 2,777 Kenyans won the green cards through the Diversity Visa program (green card lottery… read more...
US Issues Tough Student Visa Rules for International Students
US Issues Tough Student Visa Rules for International Students
President Trump’s administration is set to introduce tough visa rules for international students… read more...
DV-2020 Green Card Lottery Entrants Have until September 30, 2020 to Check their Entry Status
DV-2020 Green Card Lottery Entrants Have until September 30, 2020 to C…
Entrants who participated in the DV-2020 diversity visa lottery (green card lottery) have until… read more...
Kenya Gives Foreigners Two Weeks to Regularize Their Status or Leave the Country
Kenya Gives Foreigners Two Weeks to Regularize Their Status or Leave t…
Kenya’s Department of Immigration Services has announced the lifting of a six-month stay amnesty… read more...
Over 300 Tanzanian Women Married by Kenyans Protest Lack of IDs
Over 300 Tanzanian Women Married by Kenyans Protest Lack of IDs
Over 300 Tanzanian women married to Kenyan men in Taita Taveta County have spoken about their… read more...
Wealthy Kenyans Increase Appetite for Foreign Citizenships
Wealthy Kenyans Increase Appetite for Foreign Citizenships
The number of wealthy Kenyans buying foreign residency and citizenship has increased, according to… read more...
Over 5,800 Americans Renounce Their Citizenship in Six Months
Over 5,800 Americans Renounce Their Citizenship in Six Months
Over 5,000 people have relinquished their American citizenship in the first six months of 2020,… read more...
Court Paves Way for Trump Administration to Deny Legal Status to Immigrants Deemed Public Charges
Court Paves Way for Trump Administration to Deny Legal Status to Immig…
The Trump administration has received a green light to deny permanent residency to immigrants… read more...
Trump Administration Hikes Green Card, Citizenship Application Fees
Trump Administration Hikes Green Card, Citizenship Application Fees
The Trump administration on Friday increased fees for various immigration services including… read more...
Kenya’s Immigration Department to Deliver Passports Directly to Successful Applicants
Kenya’s Immigration Department to Deliver Passports Directly to Succes…
The Kenyan Immigration Department is set to start delivering passports to successful applicants at… read more...
Passengers from the US Except those in the States of California, Florida and Texas Cleared to Travel to Kenya
Passengers from the US Except those in the States of California, Flori…
Seven more countries have been added to the list of nations cleared for international flights to… read more...
Long Queues at JKIA as Chinese Nationals Flee Kenya
Long Queues at JKIA as Chinese Nationals Flee Kenya
Hours before Kenya reopens its airspace for international flights, Chinese nationals have flocked… read more...
Stateless Shona Girl Granted Kenyan Citizenship Courtesy of Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i
Stateless Shona Girl Granted Kenyan Citizenship Courtesy of Interior C…
A stateless Shona girl could not hide her joy after she finally acquired Kenyan citizenship after… read more...
Canada Court Rules US in Not Safe for Asylum Seekers
Canada Court Rules US in Not Safe for Asylum Seekers
A federal court in Canada has declared as unconstitutional an asylum agreement entered between the… read more...
Kenyan Students Invited to Study in the UK as Application Window Opens
Kenyan Students Invited to Study in the UK as Application Window Opens
Kenyan students have been invited to study in the UK following the opening of a new application… read more...