IMMIGRATION NEWS

Countries Reduce Visa Wait Times While Others Suffer Backlogs
Countries Reduce Visa Wait Times While Others Suffer Backlogs
Securing coveted visa interview slots has become significantly easier for several countries,… read more...
Kenyan Police Thwart Human Trafficking Operation, Apprehend 90 Ethiopian Migrants
Kenyan Police Thwart Human Trafficking Operation, Apprehend 90 Ethiopi…
Kenyan authorities have intercepted a suspected human trafficking operation, apprehending 90… read more...
German Embassy Urges Kenyans to Obtain Statement of Comparability to Secure Jobs in the Country
German Embassy Urges Kenyans to Obtain Statement of Comparability to S…
The German Embassy in Nairobi has issued a call to action for Kenyan university graduates seeking… read more...
US Citizen Files Lawsuit Seeking Kenyan Citizenship
US Citizen Files Lawsuit Seeking Kenyan Citizenship
An African-American man, Mr. Mubarak Abdul Muqsit Akram, has filed a lawsuit seeking Kenyan… read more...
Canada Enhances Post-Graduation Work Permit Program for Master's Degree Graduates
Canada Enhances Post-Graduation Work Permit Program for Master's…
Effective February, 2024, graduates who have completed a master's degree in Canada can benefit from… read more...
US Green Card Approval Rate Hits Historic Low
US Green Card Approval Rate Hits Historic Low
For more than a century, the United States has imposed strict limits on legal immigration, leading… read more...
Government Offers Expedited Passport Option for Kenyans in Urgent Need of 34-page Passports
Government Offers Expedited Passport Option for Kenyans in Urgent Need…
The government has introduced an alternative solution for Kenyans in urgent need of a passport.
USCIS Increases Various Fees Effective  April 1, 2024
USCIS Increases Various Fees Effective April 1, 2024
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced a final rule that will come… read more...
What Kenyans Need to Know Before Traveling to Australia
What Kenyans Need to Know Before Traveling to Australia
Recently, the allure of starting a new chapter in Australia, the land down under, has captured the… read more...
New US Immigration Policy Allows Spouses and Kids of H-1B Visa Holders to Work
New US Immigration Policy Allows Spouses and Kids of H-1B Visa Holders…
In a significant development, a bipartisan agreement endorsed by the White House has been unveiled… read more...
Kenyan Woman Confronts Passport Delays as Overseas Job Hangs in the Balance
Kenyan Woman Confronts Passport Delays as Overseas Job Hangs in the Ba…
Lucy Wambui who seeks employment abroad faces the imminent threat of losing another job opportunity… read more...
Kenyan National Convicted in the US Faces Lengthy Prison Term for Investment Fraud
Kenyan National Convicted in the US Faces Lengthy Prison Term for Inve…
58-year-old Kenyan citizen Paul Maucha has been convicted for orchestrating a fraudulent scheme… read more...
Kenyan Senior Nurses Venture Abroad for Better Prospects
Kenyan Senior Nurses Venture Abroad for Better Prospects
Kenya's recent labour agreements with foreign countries have sparked concerns about experienced… read more...
Reliable Recruiting Agencies for Kenyans Seeking Jobs Overseas
Reliable Recruiting Agencies for Kenyans Seeking Jobs Overseas
Due to the high unemployment rates in Kenya, many citizens have been seeking employment… read more...
UK Resident Gains Kenyan Citizenship Through Legal Battle
UK Resident Gains Kenyan Citizenship Through Legal Battle
The government has been given a timeframe of up to six months by the High Court to grant Kenyan… read more...
How Foreign Immigration Laws Will Affect Kenyan Migrants
How Foreign Immigration Laws Will Affect Kenyan Migrants
In recent months, several foreign countries have implemented new regulations to limit the flow of… read more...
Germany Greenlights Dual-Citizenship to Attract Skilled Workers
Germany Greenlights Dual-Citizenship to Attract Skilled Workers
In a significant development, the Bundestag, Germany's lower house of parliament, voted on Friday… read more...
Canada Extends Permanent Residency to Over 62,000 International Students
Canada Extends Permanent Residency to Over 62,000 International Studen…
In 2023, Canada experienced a significant increase in immigration which played a crucial role in… read more...
Nairobi Businessman Encourages Kenyans to Capitalize on Canada's Work Permit Policy
Nairobi Businessman Encourages Kenyans to Capitalize on Canada's…
Nairobi businessman Anthony Wambugu is urging Kenyans to take advantage of Canada's extended public… read more...
Saudi Arabia Announces End to Exit Visa Restriction, Visa Expiry Limitations
Saudi Arabia Announces End to Exit Visa Restriction, Visa Expiry Limit…
The General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat) in Saudi Arabia has made a significant decision… read more...
H-1B and Green Card Fee Increase Proposal Stuck at White House
H-1B and Green Card Fee Increase Proposal Stuck at White House
The visa fee hikes proposed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) are currently in a state… read more...
USCIS Modifies Rules Regarding Employer Capacity to Sponsor Immigrant Petitions
USCIS Modifies Rules Regarding Employer Capacity to Sponsor Immigrant…
The USCIS recently published a comprehensive policy guide that outlines the criteria for evaluating… read more...
Kenya's Electronic Visa-Free System Earns High Acclaim
Kenya's Electronic Visa-Free System Earns High Acclaim
Kenya has experienced a surge in electronic travel authorisation (ETA) applications, with a total… read more...
Conditions for Visa-Free Entry Into Kenya
Conditions for Visa-Free Entry Into Kenya
To facilitate the implementation of a visa-free directive, the government has made significant… read more...
Kenyans Claim How Luck and the Visa Officer's Mood Impact Approvals at Nairobi US Embassy
Kenyans Claim How Luck and the Visa Officer's Mood Impact Approva…
What factors determine the outcome of a visa application at the US Embassy in Nairobi? Are the visa… read more...
Visitors Can Now Work in the UK as Visa Rules Undergo Major Transformation
Visitors Can Now Work in the UK as Visa Rules Undergo Major Transforma…
The United Kingdom plans to implement significant changes to its Visitor Visa regulations starting… read more...
Kenyans Flock to the US in Large Numbers As Refugees
Kenyans Flock to the US in Large Numbers As Refugees
In 2023, the United States of America welcomed a larger number of refugees, with a majority coming… read more...
Outcry Ensues as UK Plans to Prohibit Immigration
Outcry Ensues as UK Plans to Prohibit Immigration
During his annual New Year's address on Monday, January 1, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom… read more...
Kenyan Passport Holders Enjoy Visa-Free Travel to 76 Countries in 2024
Kenyan Passport Holders Enjoy Visa-Free Travel to 76 Countries in 2024
As we usher in the new year, Kenyan passport holders can celebrate the increased global mobility… read more...
Tips for Kenyans Contemplating to Relocate Abroad
Tips for Kenyans Contemplating to Relocate Abroad
Kenyans are actively seeking alternative routes toward a more stable and secure future in the face… read more...