IMMIGRATION NEWS

CS Matiang'i Orders Deportation of Chinese National Filmed Whipping Kenyan Man
CS Matiang'i Orders Deportation of Chinese National Filmed Whippi…
Four Chinese nationals who were arrested on Sunday after one of them was videotaped whipping a… read more...
Canada Welcomed 341,000 New Immigrants in 2019, Expected to Set Higher Target for 2020
Canada Welcomed 341,000 New Immigrants in 2019, Expected to Set Higher…
Canada welcomed a total of 341,000 immigrants in 2019, only the fifth time in history that the… read more...
Mike Bloomberg Says He Will Create a Green Card Program for International Students in STEM and Healthcare Fields if Elected President
Mike Bloomberg Says He Will Create a Green Card Program for Internatio…
Presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg released his immigration plan on Monday. In his plan,… read more...
USCIS Publishes New Immigration Forms in Readiness for Implementating the Public Charge Rule
USCIS Publishes New Immigration Forms in Readiness for Implementating…
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has published revised forms for 12 different… read more...
Canada Invites 3500 to Apply for Permanent Residence through the Express Entry Program, Targets 85800 ITAs for 2020
Canada Invites 3500 to Apply for Permanent Residence through the Expre…
The government of Canada issued 3,500 invitations to apply (ITAs) for permanent resident through… read more...
Results of DV-2021 Green Card Lottery to be Available Starting on May 5th, 2020
Results of DV-2021 Green Card Lottery to be Available Starting on May…
Results for individuals who participated in last year’s green card (Diversity Visa) lottery will be… read more...
Tanzania, Sudan Disqualified from the US Green Card Lottery
Tanzania, Sudan Disqualified from the US Green Card Lottery
The Trump administration on Friday disqualified Tanzania and Sudan from participating in the… read more...
Paul Makonda, Top Tanzanian Official Behind Anti-Gay Crackdown, Banned from Visiting the US
Paul Makonda, Top Tanzanian Official Behind Anti-Gay Crackdown, Banned…
A top Tanzanian government official was on Friday banned from visiting the United States over the… read more...
Trump Restricts Immigration for Six Additional Countries Including Nigeria, Tanzania, Eritrea, and Sudan
Trump Restricts Immigration for Six Additional Countries Including Nig…
The Trump administration on Friday expanded his controversial travel ban to include more countries… read more...
USCIS Changing How it Processes Green Cards for EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program
USCIS Changing How it Processes Green Cards for EB-5 Immigrant Investo…
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is changing how it processes EB-5 Visa petitions… read more...
Number of People Who Became US Citizens Rose to 833,978 in Fiscal Year 2019
Number of People Who Became US Citizens Rose to 833,978 in Fiscal Year…
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) approved a total of 833,978 applications… read more...
Supreme Court Votes in Favor of the Trump Administration "Public Charge" Policy that Denies Green Cards to Immigrants Who Receive Public Benefits
Supreme Court Votes in Favor of the Trump Administration "Public…
The US Supreme Court on Monday ruled that the Trump administration can proceed with implementing … read more...
576,667 Green Card Applications Approved in the 2019 Fiscal Year
576,667 Green Card Applications Approved in the 2019 Fiscal Year
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) approved a total of 576,667 green card… read more...
US Imposes New Visa Rules for Pregnant Women Aimed at Curbing "Birth Tourism"
US Imposes New Visa Rules for Pregnant Women Aimed at Curbing "Bi…
The US State Department on Thursday published a new rule that aims to deny tourist visas to… read more...
Canada Invites 3400 to Apply for Permanent Residence through the Express Entry Program
Canada Invites 3400 to Apply for Permanent Residence through the Expre…
The government of Canada has issued 3,400 innovations to apply (ITAs) for permanent residence in a… read more...
Trump Administration Plans to Make it Harder for Pregnant Women to Get Us Tourist Visas
Trump Administration Plans to Make it Harder for Pregnant Women to Get…
The Trump administration intends to make it header for pregnant individuals from foreign countries… read more...
Trump to Impose Travel Ban on Nigeria, Tanzania
Trump to Impose Travel Ban on Nigeria, Tanzania
The United States President Trump is reportedly planning to impose a travel ban on four African… read more...
Failure to Update Your Address with USCIS Could Lead to Your Undeliverable Green Card, Work Authorization Card or Travel Document Being Destroyed
Failure to Update Your Address with USCIS Could Lead to Your Undeliver…
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) requires permanent residents as well as applicants… read more...
Matiang'i Speaks Out on Miguna Miguna's Woes
Matiang'i Speaks Out on Miguna Miguna's Woes
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i on Wednesday defended the government against claims that… read more...
USCIS Announces Countries Eligible for H-2A and H-2B Visa Programs - Only Three African Countries in the List
USCIS Announces Countries Eligible for H-2A and H-2B Visa Programs - O…
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in… read more...
USCIS Issued 128,451 Green Cards in the Fourth Quarter of 2019
USCIS Issued 128,451 Green Cards in the Fourth Quarter of 2019
The US government approved a total of 128,451 green card applications (Form I-485, Application to… read more...
247,246 Immigrants Became US Citizens in the Fourth Quarter of 2019, Newly Released Data by USCIS Indicates
247,246 Immigrants Became US Citizens in the Fourth Quarter of 2019, N…
The United States government approved 247,246 applications for naturalization in the 4th quarter of… read more...
Federal Judge in Maryland Suspends Trump Order Allowing States to Refuse to Accept Refugees
Federal Judge in Maryland Suspends Trump Order Allowing States to Refu…
A federal judge in Maryland on Wednesday issued temporary orders blocking President Trump’s… read more...
Matiang’i: Passports, IDs to be Processed, Issued on the Day of Application
Matiang’i: Passports, IDs to be Processed, Issued on the Day of Applic…
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has announced that identity cards, passports, birth and… read more...
USCIS Announces H-1B Online Pre-Registration Will Take Place March 1-20, 2020
USCIS Announces H-1B Online Pre-Registration Will Take Place March 1-2…
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced that the pre-registration period for… read more...
Tips on Maintaining Your Green Card Status and Eligibility to File for US Citizenship
Tips on Maintaining Your Green Card Status and Eligibility to File for…
Close to one million immigrants receive permanent resident status in the United State each year.… read more...
Kenyans to Get Passports in Three Days, Matiang’i Says
Kenyans to Get Passports in Three Days, Matiang’i Says
Kenyans are set to receive their passports three days after the date of application, Interior… read more...
Kenyan Passport Ranked 8th Most Powerful in Africa, 72nd Globally
Kenyan Passport Ranked 8th Most Powerful in Africa, 72nd Globally
The Kenyan passport has been ranked among the top 10 most powerful in Africa, according to a new… read more...
Federal Court Upholds Ruling Blocking 'Public Charge' Rule that Would Deny Green Cards to Poor Immigrants
Federal Court Upholds Ruling Blocking 'Public Charge' Rule t…
A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a lower court ruling blocking the Trump administration… read more...
Lufthansa Has Apologised to Me Following Airport Incident, Says Miguna Miguna
Lufthansa Has Apologised to Me Following Airport Incident, Says Miguna…
Lawyer Miguna Miguna says Lufthansa Airlines has apologized to him following the Tuesday incident… read more...